Shad Glass, MBA

Strata Certified Coach


Shad Glass is a Strata Certified Coach, husband, father and executive in the manufacturing industry.  With over 26 years of experience in manufacturing, 10+ years in executive leadership, Shad has made a study of people, culture, and leadership.

Having worked in all aspects of manufacturing, Shad has a passion for identifying, developing and coaching individuals in all levels of leadership. An area of particular interest for him is the area of health and wellness. Shad is a certified health coach through the Institute of Integrative Nutrition. He holds a graduate certificate in Executive and Workplace Coaching from Harding University.

Coaching individuals not just in the aspects of leadership, but in improving overall health through education.

Shad holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Central Oklahoma and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Oklahoma Christian University. Other certifications include being a Prosci Change Practitioner and a Korn Ferry Leadership Architect.

Shad is also a committed community leader and has served on numerous boards of local non-profits and organizations such as the Kimmell Foundation, the Goodwill Human Rights Committee, For Youth Initiative, Oklahoma Achieves, OBU MBA Board of Advisors, Board of Advisors for the Institute of Emerging Leaders and the Executive Forum board.

Shad is an avid reader and particularly enjoys memoirs and biographies of historical leaders. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and exploring the outdoors with activities such as trail hiking and off-roading in his Jeep.

Shad and his wife, Janae, have been happily married for 23 years and they have one daughter, Lynly. They reside in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Many organizations don’t have the tools and resources to grow their people. This is stressful and frustrating when you know investing in your teams is beneficial. Regardless of the size of your company, you deserve to be able to offer the highest quality leadership development available. 

At Strata Leadership, we care about your success as much as you do and want to partner with you to build up the leaders within your organization.


First, let’s talk. We want to learn more about you, your company, and your vision for the future.

Next, we’ll create a plan specifically designed for the needs of your team.

Finally, you can enjoy a thriving workplace that comes from effective leadership.