Matt Doherty

Executive Coach
C-suite, High potentials, HR Leaders, Leaders, Managers, Rising professionals, Teams,

Matt Doherty guides corporations, C-suite managers, sales executives, and business and sports coaches to develop their leadership skills and team dynamics. Since starting on the 1982 National Championship team with Michael Jordan at UNC, his journey has included being the Head Coach at Notre Dame and UNC. Doherty was named the 2001 AP National Coach of the Year after leading the Tar Heels to the ACC Regular Season Championship and a #1 ranking.


Matt was also the Head Coach at FAU and SMU, in addition to working for ESPN, the Indiana Pacers and the Atlantic 10 Conference. ​ In 2003, he embarked on a mission to “learn and grow” by beginning a leadership journey that took him to the UVA Darden School of Business and The Wharton School. Coach Doherty is committed to sharing universal teachings and actionable ideas that will work for anyone.



B.S., University of North Carolina—Business Administration



John Maxwell and Vistage Worldwide




Wharton Leadership Program


Bell Leadership Institute


Darden Leadership Program


Fun Fact:

I played college basketball with Michael Jordan.

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