Deborah is an Executive Coach and Leadership Development Consultant with more than 15+ years of experience enhancing the performance of individual executives, teams and organizations. Deborah has had the honor of working with hundreds of successful individuals and businesses on Career Advancement and Leadership Development. She currently holds the position of Vice President, Client Relations for IMPACT Group. Prior to joining IMPACT Group, Deborah owned her own Executive Coaching firm. Deborah also provides executive career management to students and alumni as an adjunct faculty member at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.
Deborah has coached managers to c-suite executives from diverse industries, including, Healthcare, Pharma, Entertainment, Advertising, Manufacturing, Law, Marketing, Accounting, and Finance, amongst others. Her background includes 11 years as the National Operations Manager at Randstad Staffing Services, where she managed, trained and coached 47 offices across the country in all areas of career management, executive coaching and leadership development. Her training and education provide her with a unique perspective and insight that allow her to build credibility, comfort and trust with seasoned executives.
Deborah held the position of Director of the Wellness Council of Indiana, where she provided executive coaching to hospital administrators, physicians, and steel mill executives. As a coach, Deborah is committed to helping her clients maximize their potential, identify their interests, and develop their careers. She developed her skills for giving excellent customer service through her experience at the Walt Disney Company in Orlando, Florida, where she worked as a Guest Relations Specialist and as an Assistant to the President and CEO.
Certifications, Education, and Affiliations
Deborah holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and a Master’s Degree in Business Management from Ball State University. She also has been certified by the Coaches Training Institute (CTI), The Institute for Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), and the International Coach Federation (ICF). Deborah is skilled in using a variety of assessment tools, including Birkman Method Assessment and EchoSpan 360 Assessment Tools.