Sharon Melnick, PHD

CEO of Horizon Point Inc.

Sharon Melnick, PhD is a leading authority on women’s leadership, resilience, and power and has been selected as a Marshall Goldsmith Top 100 Coach.  Her approaches are informed by 10 years of Psychology research at Harvard Medical School.  She has coached/ trained 35,000 women at over 50 Fortune 500 companies and healthcare organizations.  Her presentations have created buzz at over 200 conferences worldwide (including presenting at the White House and the United Nations).   With a deep understanding of the impact of gender and intersectional bias, she is a sought after Executive Coach for women executives who are culture Change Agents and those who seek senior level positions to use their influence. 

Dr. Melnick is a passionate advocate for the ascension of multicultural women and is the Founder of the Next Level Leader virtual coaching program which has a 92% success rate at advancing and retaining high potential female talent.  

She is the author of Success under Stress: Powerful Tools for Staying Calm, Confident, and Productive when the Pressure’s On,  Confidence when it Counts: Rise Above Self Doubt and Bias to Make your Mark, and an e-book From Pigeon Holed to Promoted.   

Dr. Melnick enjoys hosting the Power Shift podcast.  Discover more at

Area Of Specialty: Dr. Melnick Coaches women Change Agents who want to be ‘in their power’ and ‘use their power’ to bring others along in their vision.

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