Kathy Olberts and Charles Zook

About Quantum Teams, llc


Quantum Teams enhances leadership team effectiveness by increasing Team Intelligence, Positivity, and Productivity.


Leadership teams are able to successfully lead their organizations through prosperous and challenging times alike, using the proven principles of Team Effectiveness: Team Intelligence, Positivity and Productivity. Ineffective teams, lacking Team Intelligence, have become as obsolete as typewriters.

Quantum Teams, llc

Quantum Teams is a San Francisco based firm that provides cutting edge diagnostic and systems coaching services to enhance leadership team effectiveness. In 2003 Kathy Olberts and Charles Zook were partners in a research think tank where they developed the Quantum Teams approach for enhancing team effectiveness. Their innovative work draws from thought leaders in various disciplines, including Quantum Physics, Positive Psychology, Emotional Intelligence, Leadership, Team Theory and Corporate Systems Coaching. Leveraging extensive corporate and team experience, Kathy and Charles formed Quantum Teams.

Co-Founder Kathy Olberts is a certified professional coach (CPCC), facilitator and trainer specializing in organizational relationship coaching with teams and executives. She brings over 20 years of large corporate experience leading teams as a marketing and business development director in diverse industries including biotechnology, consumer products and services.

Co-Founder Charles Zook is a certified professional coach (CPCC) with an emphasis in Relationship Systems Coaching since he began coaching in the late 80's. He has management background in I.T. Operations within the banking industry as well as entrepreneurial experience in real estate development.

Both Kathy and Charles received their coach training and certification through the Coaches Training Institute and advanced systems coaching training from the Center for Right Relationship. Both have MBA degrees, awarded Magna and Summa Cum Laude.

Quantum Teams Clients

  • Alere
  • Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center
  • California State Automobile Association (CSAA)
  • Carat Fusion, San Francisco
  • Cartridge World
  • Chiquita
  • Drake Beam Morin (DBM)
  • East Bay AIDS Center
  • Gigantic Idea Studio
  • Metropolitan Community Church of San Francisco
  • Out and Equal Workplace Advocates
  • Prudential
  • a Room To Grow
  • San Francisco AIDS Foundation
  • Stanford Medical Center
  • State of California, Department of Health Services
  • State of California, Department of Rehabilitation
  • State of California, Department of Water Resources
  • Target
  • Unilever
  • Voices, Lesbian Choral Ensemble
  • Women Organized to Respond to Life-Threatening Diseases (WORLD)
  • YoungBiz International