Victor Won

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As an energetic servant leader, Victor draws upon his leadership experience as a C-level executive in healthcare and 20 years of leading troops in the U.S. Army. Based upon his leadership experiences and mindfulness practice, he helps leaders find focus, resilience and agility to achieve peak performance while living a purpose-driven life. Victor’s personal passion is to help leaders use their positive energy and self-awareness to cultivate presence so they can make positive impacts within their profession, family, and community.

Victor earned a bachelor’s degree in systems engineering and linguistics from U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He is a recipient of two Bronze Star Medals for his selfless service during his combat deployments to Afghanistan (2004) and Iraq (2010). He overcame his own post-traumatic stress disorder from his first tour in Afghanistan through his meditation practice. While deployed to Iraq, he helped other service members by facilitating weekly mindfulness meditation sessions and providing personal coaching and mentoring. That was the start of his journey as a meditation instructor and since then he has helped many people build resilience and cultivate emotional intelligence through his mindfulness training and coaching programs. Upon retiring from the U.S. Army leading soldiers and serving our nation for over 20 years, Victor decided his life purpose is now to serve people and help them live a fulfilled life.

After being certified as a professional executive coach, he moved to Dallas, Texas for almost three years as the CEO/COO of an integrated healthcare delivery system. As he focused on building a truly patient-centric healthcare system, Victor followed his passion to coach and mentor the leaders within his organization.

He holds a master’s degree in psychology and is currently pursuing a master’s in health system administration from Georgetown University. He has been formally trained as an executive coach through Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), a certified International Coaching Federation institution. Victor holds multiple leadership training certifications to include Certification of Leadership from Southern Methodist University (SMU). He is certified in EQ-I 2.0 and EQ360 to provide assessment and training in emotional intelligence. He is also a certified PROSCI Change Management expert through PROSCI training institute.

As an expert in leadership and resilience development, Victor uses mindfulness-based programs to help leaders increase productivity, build resilience and agility, enhance emotional intelligence, and develop collaborative teams.