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We use the Gallup Clifton StrengthsFinder to help individuals discover their uniquely innate gifts, talents and strengths in an effort to transform groups of individuals into highly functioning and successful teams.


Our Champions

Leah O’Brien-Amico

Leah O’Brien-Amico

Adaptability, Belief, Connectedness, Harmony, Relator

Michele Smith

Michele Smith

Achiever, Arranger, Competition, Responsibility, Strategic

Stacey Nuveman Deniz

Stacey Nuveman Deniz

Competition, Ideation, Includer, Restorative, Strategic

Get Connected

We would love to hear from you. To learn more about what we do and how we do it, connect with us here. Forza Institute is the only organization in the country designed specifically to empower individual athletes and competitive sport teams using the strengths philosophy.

We'll start by sending you a free customized Forza Institute "Quick Reference Card" where you can get a sneak peak at all 34-strengths, as seen through the eyes of an athlete.

This is where it begins... Ready? Set? Go!

  • Maximize Athletic Performance
  • Increase Team Chemistry
  • Enhance Leadership Development





This is a great way for student athletes to get to know themselves, their individual strengths and their teammates. Every student-athlete learns how they can contribute to the overall team’s success as well as how their teammates can utilize their particular skill set for the betterment of the team.”

Margo Jonker
Head Coach, Central Michigan University