Peter Sherer


Peter Sherer, founder and CEO of Experience Matters, is a strategic consultant and executive coach, serving both organizations and senior

Prior to becoming a consultant and coach, Sherer worked in both the public and non-profit sectors. As Deputy Director of the President’s Commission on Executive Exchange, he helped senior executives in both the private and public sectors to switch with their counterparts in one-year assignments.

At the Department of Health and Human Services, he served as the project manager for the implementation of The Civil Service Reform Act.

After college Peter Sherer was awarded a Rockefeller fellowship to the Harvard Divinity School. He later received an MBA from the Harvard Business School with second-year honors.

A recognized author and sought-after speaker, Sherer has coached over 450 public and private sector executives in career transition, performance improvement, and organizational restructuring. He is a certified coach for the Federal Consulting Group and a graduate of Coach University.

Recently, Sherer has addressed groups ranging from the Central Intelligence Agency to the Council for Excellence in Government, the Performance Institute, the Smithsonian Associates and and the Treasury Executive Institute.


"Peter is world class. This is the best session on career management I have ever taken, and I have taken quite a few because I have been so anxious about the next phase. Thanks for calming me down.”

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