Pascal is a master modeler, who has modeled physical phenomena, satellite motion, and the behavior of people, organizations, and corporations. He is a licensed Neuro-Linguistic Programming and Neuro-Semantic Trainer, and an Associate Certified Meta-Coach (ACMC). He works within many disciplines and enjoys applying what he learns in one discipline to another. He is President of Emerging Perspectives LLC.
He is also President of the Institute of Neuro-Semantics USA, an association of all licensed Neuro-Semantic trainers in the USA and Canada. He is co-author of the book: “Systemic Coaching: Coaching the Whole Person with Meta-Coaching” (Hall, Gambardella, 2012). He co-chairs the Psychology and Human Behavior Special Interest Group (SIG) of the System Dynamics Society. Within the System Dynamics community he is involved in exploring ways of incorporating psychological and sociological variables in computer simulations, and applying system dynamics to teaching history.
He holds a PhD in Physics (1977) from SUNY at Stony Brook, and a Master’s Degree in System Dynamics (2011) from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI). In 2014, he retired from Computer Sciences Corporation after a 37 year career as a scientist, senior business architect, and corporate methodologist. While at CSC, he worked on contracts for many government agencies, including NASA, IRS, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Department of Defense.
Wayne Buckhanan: web design/development
Peter Gambardella & Claire Kurs: photos, especially the hero images.
Pascal Gambardella: graphics, web design