Paul Cello is an artist, consultant and trainer with a passion for education and collaboration as key levers for success in social change efforts. Paul has spent the last ten years using his skills as an artist and business consultant to transfer awareness and collaborative capability in organizations across the globe with areas of focus in leadership development, collaborative change management consulting, coaching and the design and delivery of experiential learning events. With extensive experience in both the corporate and non-profit world, Paul brings to his work both a flexibility of mindset as well as a rigorous commitment to results. He has participated in organizational change efforts that have not only impacted the heart and mindsets of organizations but also the financial bottom-line as well. His belief is that it is through the transformation of people’s deeply held but sometimes incomplete world view coupled with demonstrated improvement in concrete tangible results that change becomes permanent.
Paul received his education from Bennington College in Vermont focusing his studies on theatre and psychology and has also worked with some of the most prestigious theatre companies in the world including Steppenwolf Theatre, Shakespeare and Company, the Magic Theatre in San Francisco as well as the Royal Court and Chichester Festival in England. In addition, Paul was part of the visual effects production teams of several Academy Award winning films including The Matrix.