Engage in a dynamic process that encourages .

discovery, planning and fulfillment


We bring a personal and effective approach to every project we work on.

Today leaders are being required to do more with less and the demands on their time impact their work, their health, their relationships and overall quality of life. DG partners with leaders and leadership teams in identifying how to live meaningful lives that transform organizations, families, community and the world.

DG specializes in coaching individuals, organizations and communities on how to discover purpose, leverage assets, customize processes, imagine possibilities and take actions that lead to holistic and transformative results.


As a strategic thought partner and facilitator of change, DG will engage you in a dynamic process that encourages discovery, planning and fulfillment.
  • Visioning to discover your aspirations, assets and motivations.

  • Asking the critical questions that challenge you to expand your thinking.

  • Examining habits and key behaviors that contribute to or inhibit your impact.

  • Identifying core strategies, tactics and processes that will be instrumental in supporting future behaviors and desired outcomes

  • Providing the framework for you to design a customized plan of action that can be executable and transferrable for future planning.

  • Identifying resources and relationships that will support you in your efforts.

  • Creating a space for you to be accountable, to practice mindfulness and to commit to taking purposeful actions.

I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting almost anywhere you want to go, if you really want to go.
Langston Hughes

About DG

Robert L. Dortch, Jr.
Principal & Certified Leadership Coach

Robert is a native son of Richmond, Virginia. He is the eldest son of Robert and Ersell Dortch, Sr. and the grandson of Henry and Thelma Towns and Jameand Lucy Dortch. It is noted as his greatest achievement, as the proud father of two sons.

Robert is an entrepreneur and certified executive coach who has partnered with more than a hundred leaders in discovering holistic solutions to the dynamic demands they are facing in society today. As a philanthropic and nonprofit Subject Matter Expert (SME), he has been responsible for stewarding upwards of $100 million dollars into numerous domestic and international initiatives. As a speaker, lecturer, and facilitator, he has spoken nationally and internationally to diverse audiences in the public and private sectors and has reached more than one million people with his inspiring messages of courage, hope, love, and resilience--while also promoting the need for continued innovation to nurture and grow emerging communities.

Robert has degrees in Business Administration (B.B.A.) from James Madison University with a concentration in Human Resource Management and Master of Divinity (M.Div.) from the Samuel D. Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University. He received his Diversity and Inclusion Certification from Cornell University and his Executive Leadership Coaching Certification through Georgetown University's Institution for Transformational Leadership.

Robert's design for his life allows him to contribute to communities locally and abroad as a philanthropist. He captures the human spirit as a photographer, and is a professed adventurer, who recently summited Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world. His life's mission is to be a creative force for good in the world.

Life is about purpose and progress, not perfection.
Robert L. Dortch, Jr.

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