Chuck Garcia

Adjunct Associate Professor
318 S. W. Mudd Building
+1 212-854-2987
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Chuck Garcia is an author, executive coach, keynote speaker, and CEO of Climb Leadership International. He coaches executives on public speaking and leadership communication. A 25-year veteran of Wall Street, he spent several of those in leadership positions at Bloomberg, BlackRock, and Citadel. He is also adjunct associate professor at Columbia University where he teaches leadership communication in The Fu Foundation Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Science. He leverages his business leadership experience, as well as his hobby of mountain climbing, to provide an effective teaching narrative for professionals applying his tools and techniques. In his book A Climb to the Top, Garcia draws on years of coaching and consulting experience to explain how you can become a powerful and persuasive communicator. His book provides a step-by-step guide for practicing the techniques needed to take an individual’s communication skills and career to new heights. A Climb to the Top is an Amazon best seller in multiple categories and has been translated into Mandarin Chinese. Chuck is a graduate of Syracuse University and has a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership. Learn more about Chuck at

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