Heather Verstraete

Josh Motlong

Heather is an accomplished educator and professional coach with almost 25 years in education and 15 years in coaching. She has a unique and authentic ability to facilitate an environment for others to learn, develop, and achieve personal excellence. In education, Heather has collaborated with school district departments, provided training, facilitated district partnerships and program development, worked with students as a classroom teacher, and …

Cathy Alford

Josh Motlong

Cathy is a recognized leader and former corporate trainer who has great passion for helping others find their uniqueness through self-discovery and personal development. She has received numerous awards for outstanding leadership. Through a variety of personal and professional life experiences as well as continued education, she brings a down-to-earth and practical approach to adult learning and self-discovery. Her passion …

Jim Reklis

Josh Motlong

Jim challenges leaders to become authentic and empowering at the intersection of people, purpose, and performance. A skillful leader and communicator, he inspires leaders and teams to actualize potential in themselves and others. Jim began his own signature business, Reklis Coaching and Consulting, with a vision to maximize leaders’ potential for lasting influence. Drawing from his 30+ years in leadership …

Carissa Gay

Josh Motlong

Carissa’s career spans 20 years in nonprofit, academic, and corporate leadership roles, all focused on coaching and training high-impact leaders. She developed programs for government, business, and educational nonprofit leaders to improve their communication skills and create a strong organizational culture. She was a trainer and manager of EDTech’s national team of coaches specializing in e-learning and cost-effective degree completion. …

Rick Raiford

Josh Motlong

Rick Raiford has spent his entire career in the field of investment management. His career began as a registered financial advisor with Phillips Capital Management in Greensboro, NC. Rick transitioned to Wachovia Wealth Management (Wells Fargo Private Bank) in 2006 where he worked as an investment manager, responsible for actively managing over $200 million in assets. As an investment manager, …

Joe Denner

Josh Motlong

Joe partners with leaders to increase their personal effectiveness and efficiency, helping them create transformational, sustainable leadership development within their culture. With over 15 years of leadership experience in finance, accounting, operations and human resources, Joe brings a wealth of knowledge relating to the development of human capital for positive, profitable, and sustainable growth. In his most recent position with …

Annie Perdue-Olson

Josh Motlong

Annie is founder of Leading Better Together, guiding leaders through the challenges that sidetrack their mission. With over 17 years of experience in nonprofit leadership, she shows leaders the way through people problems and messy team dynamics to work better together. She holds a Master of Arts in Human Resources and Change Leadership with an emphasis in organization development from …

Mary Verstraete

Josh Motlong

With more than 30 years’ experience in leadership development, training, and consulting, Mary’s focus is developing leaders of significant influence and shaping professional coach training programs to deliver effective, lasting impact. In 2007, Mary cofounded the Center for Coaching Excellence (CCE), an organization that provides International Coach Federation-approved coach training and workshops throughout the United States. In her current role …