Rick Schaum

Rick Shaum

Family Systems Consultant

With a broad background and experience in working with families and business owners, Rick synthesizes tools and perspectives from a variety of disciplines to help clients discover and achieve their personal life goals. A management expert who also offers interpersonal relationship coaching, Rick uniquely brings both ‘left and right brain” skills to the clients he serves.

Believing that each individual has innate strengths and gifts, Rick’s use of assessments and similar tools helps individuals discover these personal attributes in order to work toward their personal calling.

Also adept at diagnosing root causes of individual, family and wealth related discontent, Rick specializes in “the art of skillful and courageous conversation” applied in a way that helps bring about meaningful change. Through his coaching and counsel, Rick helps clients achieve situational clarity; determine appropriate goal oriented action steps; and provides the accountability necessary to ensure follow-through with the intended changes.

Rick is affiliated with the Institute for Preparing Heirs and the Successful Transition Planning Institute and is the founding principal of Pinnacle Coaching.

Rick received his B.A. from Vanguard University of Southern California and an M.A. from the University of New Mexico.