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Strengthening the

DNA of Leadership

Now in our 25th year, Tartan Consulting proudly operates as a strategic partner with a worldwide base of clients.


Create competitive advantage through executive development,

talent management, and culture evolution.


Stephen McIntosh, PhD        
Founding Partner/President


Steve McIntosh holds BS and MS degrees from Purdue University, and earned a doctorate in business administration. He has taught in graduate and executive education programs around the world, publishes widely, and is a regular presenter at national conferences. Prior to forming Tartan Consulting in 1994, he held various leadership roles with Fortune 500 organizations. He is a Florida Supreme Court certified mediator, has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, and has been a book reviewer for HR Magazine. His book, The Art & Science of Leadership: A Definitive Guide to Leadership Effectiveness is widely acclaimed in both academic and business circles.      
Included among Dr. McIntosh’s community leadership roles are those of City Councilman/Deputy Mayor for the City of Bonita Springs, Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation Chair, Chair of the Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization, Advocacy Chair for the Lee and Hendry County Habitat for Humanity, and vice president of the Bonita Springs Utilities board of directors. 

His volunteer efforts have been recognized with awards of Bonita Springs Citizen of the Year, Lee County School System’s Business Partner of the Year, Chamber of Commerce Director of the Year, and Rotarian of the Year. 


Constance McIntosh

Founding Partner, CEO


Connie McIntosh, pursued a degree in psychology from Lamar University. Prior to founding Tartan Consulting, she formed, owned, and operated a successful retail business. She is passionate about historical and environmental preservation, and is an accomplished golfer and athlete.

She is an active community servant and fundraiser. She has held leadership roles with the the Everglades Wonder Gardens, the Center for the Arts, Chamber Ambassadors, and the Southwest Florida Speakers Assembly. She is a Paul Harris Fellow and, her work in the community earned her the prestigious McPherson Award.

Together, Steve and Connie created and operate a Leadership Academy for local high school seniors, and have established funding for dozens of scholarships for deserving students.


Book by Stephen S. McIntosh, PHD

The Art & Science of Leadership

A definitive guide to leadership excellence

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