AMBASSADORS

 

NISHTHA GOEL

Ambassador, Sponsorship

Nishtha is a Director of Sales/Social Media at a luxury accessory brand wholesale company, where she shares her enthusiasm and creativity, as a servant leader, to streamline workflows and increase sales and market share.  Having worked in Fortune 500 companies for over 19 years, she uses her Agile project management, sales, social media marketing background to re-engineer and bring about positive transformation.  She uses her training, writing, coaching and consulting background in all her work and volunteer efforts.  Nishtha is a firm advocate of using meditation as a tool to empower and transform corporations into happier environments and has given presentations on how to use meditation as a technique to build better and more productive work environments.   Contact her via LinkedIn or email her Nishtha.Goel@sbcglobal.net

 

 CYNTHIA OREDUGBA

Ambassador, Teleclass Host

Cynthia Oredugba’s passion is to guide women who yearn to be their best selves but who’ve put their innermost dreams on hold for family or career. Though they value their choices, now it’s their turn to explore new horizons. Cynthia helps them find clarity and confidence so they uncover their true purpose and manifest the abundant, meaningful life they desire.

Cynthia has a rich history of fulfilling her own life purpose. She was the first African American woman to join the William Morris Talent Agency as an agent trainee in the early 1970s, and later opened her own boutique talent agency in Los Angeles. In her 16 year career, she helped numerous creative individuals launch their dream careers, including director Lee Daniels of The Butler, Precious and Empire fame. Cynthia even introduced friend Alex Haley to David Wolper, who produced the iconic miniseries Roots! After stepping away to raise her two precious sons, Cynthia then helped the American Cancer Society raise awareness through trainings, workshops and seminars.

Cynthia’s empowering experience with personal development coaching inspired her passion to help others uncover and activate their full, extraordinary potential. Author of It’s Your Turn: Uncovering the Best You NOW, she completed her coach training with the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching and Lisa Bloom Story Coaching. Cynthia can be reached at cynthiaoredugba@yahoo.com.

 

 KATHRYN BURNETT

Ambassador, Teleclass Host

Kathryn (Kathy) Burnett is a Professional / Personal Coach & Consultant, principle of Vibrant Life Coaching.  Her experience includes positions as Wellness Coach for The Habit Change Company, and serving in various leadership and trainer capacities at MentorCoach, LLC.

Kathy specializes in Habit Change, Organizing, Positive Psychology, and Wellness Coaching. She’s passionate about applying positive psychology and the latest research in habit change, brain science, motivation, and happiness to her coaching practice.

Kathy created "Shape Your Space," a workshop with an approach to organization utilizing personal strengths and positive psychology principles to get and stay organized.

She coaches individuals and groups and especially loves helping clients connect to their most authentic, powerful, and passionate selves.  She has presented workshops on organizing, communication, procrastination, wellness, and successful change.

Kathy authored a chapter for the book, Clutter Free and Clear.  Titled "THE STRENGTH ADVANTAGE: Getting in touch with your inner Superhero," she presents her unique approach to getting and staying organized: utilizing the power of your own innate and developed strengths. 

 

TERRY NORTON, MCC

Ambassador, Teleclass Host

Terry is an innovator with a highly developed intuition that enables her to get to the heart of the matter – fast. She enjoys a well-earned reputation for producing lasting outcomes in even the most challenging situations. Terry has worked with all levels of senior executives from a wide variety of organizations including ABC, Warner Bros., Disney, NBC Universal, CBS Paramount, USC, Carnegie Mellon, Verizon, Rauxa Direct, PHFE, McCann, Carillion, Lewis-Gale and Kehillat Israel.

A certified analyst in the DISC, PCSI and custom designed 360 multi-rater assessments, Terry has a diverse set of professional and personal growth instruments to share with those who want to reach peak performance. Terry is also known for her energetic and results-oriented workshops, retreats and training programs. Her upbeat attitude with an uncompromising focus on results encourages active and enthusiastic participation in her group meetings and workshops. Terry receives consistently high evaluations from clients. 

 

SUSAN CUCUZZA, PCC, NBC-HWC

Ambassador, Teleclass Host

Susan Cucuzza is an international executive coach, wellness coach, and founder of Live Forward LLC. Susan is also a Master Executive Coach with Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Management Executive Education programs.

Susan helps leaders become their best selves, from the inside out. She has coached hundreds of leaders around style and behaviors, 360-degree and stakeholder feedback, succession planning, performance management and career plans, executive presence, and emotional intelligence. Susan applies appreciative inquiry, the intentional change process, character strengths, and authentic leadership to her coaching engagements.

Prior to executive coaching, Susan led HR programs nationally and internationally in Fortune 500 companies, with special focus on leadership and talent development. Companies in which she worked span across global manufacturing, consulting, and financial services.

Susan earned her BA in Business Administration from Baldwin-Wallace University and her MBA from Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management. She is a Professional Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation and a National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach.

 

SANDRA MARIN, ACC, CPCC 

Ambassador, Membership

Sandra loves puzzles. Particularly the puzzle of creating and maintaining positive, productive human relationships and workplace cultures. Sandra is a successful 25-year veteran of the corporate world with senior leadership experience in Sales, Marketing Communications and Human Resource Management. She specializes in leadership, emotional intelligence, career and NeuroTransformational coaching.

Sandra has a significant record of accomplishment in organizations such as Hudson’s Bay, Nestle Inc., Levi Strauss & Co., IPSOS, and NorQuest College. She has led national, multi-level teams, managed and contributed to significant enterprise-wide projects. Since 2007 Sandra has run her own professional coaching and consulting company.

Sandra is currently a volunteer Trustee with Edmonton Public Library, a former Board member with SkirtsAfire, Golden Retriever Club of Canada, YMCA Enterprise Center. She is also a volunteer Foster Parent with the Edmonton Humane Society. Sandra was born in El Salvador, grew up in California, and lived in Quebec before making Alberta her current home.

 

JILL KAHN

Jill Kahn

Ambassador, C3 Chapter Events

As a life coach for women, Jill supports her clients through life transitions such as changing careers, moving into retirement with excitement and purpose, and achieving a healthy work/life balance. She is known for her ability to help her clients take the overwhelming and make it manageable.

Jill holds an Advanced Life Coach Certification from the Life Purpose Institute, as well as an Associate Coach Credential (ACC) from the International Coaching Federation (ICF). Jill is the co-founder and GM of the non-profit YPLA, a part-time yeshiva program in Los Angeles. She has been a successful fundraiser and philanthropic advisor for a global non-profit and executed strategy for the Los Angeles and national initiatives.  Previously, as a Senior Account Executive at a major radio station in Los Angeles she developed, managed, and grew retail and corporate accounts.

 

MORGAN QUIST

Ambassador, Communications

Morgan is a Certified Leadership Coach and Communications Consultant – with over 15 years of experience partnering with senior executives and Human Resources leaders to help them strengthen their trust and engagement with employees and develop their leaders.

Throughout her career, Morgan has worked with organizations of 15k+ employees, mid-sized companies, as well as several technology start-ups, experiencing a wide variety of company cultures.

Morgan also enjoys partnering with professionals who want to shift from surviving to thriving in their careers – working with these clients to increase their self-awareness, work through the barriers, identify doable micro-steps and shift to a job that serves and sparks joy. You can view career stories and strategies from Morgan as Your Thrival Guide on her YouTube channel.

Morgan received her coaching certification from an ICF-accredited coaching institute (iPEC) and received her bachelor’s degree in Communications.

While Morgan is originally from Michigan, she has lived in Los Angeles for over 15 years – and doesn’t miss the cold, snowy winters.