Career Highlights

  • Life and Career Coach for 25+ years
  • Award winning, life long Visual Artist
  • Owner/Life Coach, Authentic Communication
  • Leadership Coach, “Performance Plus,” St. Luke’s Healthcare System
  • Former Career Coach with entrepreneurial Kansas City foundation
  • Vice President, Professional Services (Outplacement Consultant),
    Right Management Consultants
  • Career Coach, Career Management Center
  • Trainer, Learning International
  • Outplacement Consultant, Meredith Company of Kansas City
  • Trainer/Coordinator, Bethany Medical Center


  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International
    Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Graduate of the “Life Coaching from Falling Awake Training School”
  • Graduate of the “FastTrac NewVenture Entrepreneurial Program”,
    Kauffman Foundation
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)—Missouri
  • MSED, Counselor Education, Southern Illinois University at
    Edwardsville (SIUE)
  • BA, Interdisciplinary: American Studies, Sociology and Art, SIUE


  • ICF—Member
  • Heartland Coaches Association (HCA)—Member
  • National American Counseling Association (ACA)—Member
  • Missouri Chapter, ACA—Member
  • Kansas City Artists Coalition—Member
  • Kansas City Freelance Network—Member
  • Sage-ing Guild—Member

Professional Resource

  • Former columnist for The Kansas City Star newspaper and American
    Business Women’s Association (ABWA) magazine, Women in Business
  • Coaching expert quoted in numerous newspapers and magazines
  • Public speaker to professional and community organizations and guest on radio and
    television programs
  • Pro bono coach for select Non-profit CEOs, Executive Directors and other leaders