Pam Borton

ICF Senior Executive Coach PCC, Inspirational Business Keynote Speaker, Leadership Trainer and Expert, Philanthropist, and Author of
ON Point: A Coach’s Game Plan for Life, Leadership, and Performing with Grace Under Fire


As a leading executive coach, Pam is committed to taking senior level and C-suite executives, and their high-performing teams, to
the “Next Level”. Based on the east coast, Pam aligns with organizations and Fortune 500 companies across the country and across industries including finance, retail, IT, hospitality, higher education, human resources, and healthcare. Her clients include Merrill Lynch, Best Buy, Penn State University, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Hyatt Corporation and many more. Pam’s highly sought-after and unique leadership experience, business acumen, and proven track record

Pam’s highly sought-after and unique leadership experience, business acumen, and proven track record has been featured in Twin Cities Business Magazine, Artful Living Magazine, Human Resources Executive Online, Business Opportunities Handbook, Wharton Business Radio Leadership in Action and Women@Work, WCCO CBS Morning News, ESPN Radio and others.

As the winningest coach in the University of Minnesota women’s basketball history and now top-performing, ICF executive coach, Pam stands apart with 27 years of high-level, Division 1 coaching experience, including 12 years as head coach at the University of Minnesota. She led her teams to a Final Four, three straight Sweet Sixteen’s, and numerous NCAA Tournament appearances. Having successfully navigated the pressure and expectations of a highly visible position in an ultra-competitive environment, Pam now brings that unique background to her C-suite, senior level leaders and coaching teams in business.

A multiple award-winning recipient, Pam has been honored with the 2016 Twin Cities Business Magazine Marvelous Mentor Award, Top 10 Global Women of Leadership Pillar Award, Ann Bancroft Dream Maker Award, (Real) Power 50 Award, New England National Coach of the Year, and was a two-time Naismith National Coach of the Year nominee.

To further expand Pam’s life’s purpose and passion of philanthropy, she founded two non-profits; TeamWomenMN in 2011, an organization dedicated to empowering professional women, and Empower leadership academy for girls in grades 5-12 in 2014. Pam was also honored with the creation of the Pam Borton Endowment at the University of Minnesota in the College of Education and Human Development, the only
endowment of its kind in the world.

Pam is the President & CEO of Borton Partners, an executive coaching firm, and delivers dynamic keynote presentations nationally. She also co-founded Women ON Point, a leadership summit for executive women. Pam has a Master’s degree in Sports Management from Bowling Green State University, an advanced certification in personal and executive coaching from the College of Executive Coaching in Santa Barbara, CA, is certified in the Everything DiSC, EQI 2.0, and customized 360 assessment tools and is certified and a member of the International Coaches Federation and the Forbes Coaches Council.