meet our trainers

Brittany Macdonald, MCC

Brittany currently trains for ALC 1.0, Wellness 1.0, 2.0, and Group Mentor Coaching at Coach Training EDU. She is also the COO of AGL, an organization dedicated to empowering employees to wake up every day and love their work, their team, their boss, and their life. Through seminar and classroom teaching, speaking engagements, developing course content and programs, one-on-one conversations, and coach training, she thrives on uncovering hidden talents and potential in young professionals.

Andrew Dormus, ACC

Andrew is a certified Academic Life Coach who is passionate about developing young adults and teenagers as they are in pursuit of their personal and academic goals. He is dedicated to helping young people better understand themselves so they can work better toward the future that they want.

Andrew earned his Associate Certified Coach credential in 2019 from the International Coach Federation (ICF). He is here to empower coaching clients and coaches in training and remind them that the things they are trying to achieve are more than possible.

Hannah Finrow,
MCC

Hannah is currently a Coach Trainer for the 1.0 Wellness and 1.0 Essential Coach Training Programs. She is passionate about learning, growth and people! When she is not training, she is likely coaching remotely from her home in Seattle, where she lives with her husband Nick.

Lindsay Helm,
PCC

Lindsay is the founder of Forward Effects Coaching and specializes in coaching athletes and individuals overcoming serious injuries. She is passionate about helping others pursue their unknowable potential, especially those facing formidable odds.  A former professional counselor, she switched to coaching after discovering its undeniable effectiveness in helping clients grow.

Teresa Gallis,
PCC

Teresa is a Professional Certified Coach who helps busy women recharge while exceeding their goals in the midst of uncertainty. She has a Masters in Teaching, a background in nontraditional education, and certifications in Academic Life Coaching and Wellness Life Coaching, along with over 2700 hours of experience, most of which has been coaching busy women (ranging from high-school and university students to parents) who were earning a degree while working. Sunshine, cultural exchange, connecting with friends and family during brisk walks, campfires, and celebrating her toddler’s discoveries invigorate her.

Islam Kafi,
PCC

Islam is an experienced Academic Life Coach who is also a CTEDU alumni. Her background in Communications and Teaching have allowed her to enjoy the transition into her current role as a Coach and Trainer.

Islam is ICF certified and is currently sitting on the board of her local ICF chapter as the Director of Communications. She is also a certified Emotional Intelligence Coach.

Born and raised in Toronto, Islam now lives in Saudi Arabia with her family and is currently running her own coaching practice.

Carol Keith,
MCC

Carol is a professionally certified coach and mentor specializing in transforming lives through the discovery of your unique personality bent, your unique communication style, and the unique path that you will take.

Carol has an Advanced Certified Professional Coach certificate through the International Coach Federation, with 20 years of experience coaching, mentoring and mediating.   She has 12 years of experience as a Paralegal and CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate). Carol is certified as an Elemental Coach and trainer through the Laurie Beth Jones organization, a certified Trainer for 5 Languages of Appreciation at WorkTM., a certified trainer Coach Training EDU, and a certified facilitator for Prepare/EnrichTM.

Carol is Founder and Owner of Puzzle2Purpose, LLC – a coaching, mentoring, and training organization that works with individuals, children, teens, families, groups and businesses in the areas of communication, interpersonal relationships, goals, work styles and discovering what makes you UNIQUE.

Raj Anderson,
PCC

Raj is a British born Executive Life Coach, founder of The Anderson Centre and AndersonWay

With over 18 years experience in ‘people centered services’ her diverse experience stems across working with charities, non profit, entrepreneurs, local government, healthcare, financial services and corporate business.

She has a robust background in leadership, organizational culture and people development, supporting mid to senior leaders, physicians, consultants and c level executives.

In her spare time Raj loves to travel, read, dance and experiment with new things in the kitchen! She is passionate about health and well-being and incorporating daily meditation and gratitude in her life.

Brittany Salsman,
ACC

Brittany loves to travel! She is very close to visiting every state in the US and plans to visit every country in her lifetime. She’s currently converting a van to travel even more freely. Professionally, she has spent her career working with college and high school students to help them develop their leadership skills and personal emotional intelligence. In all facets of her life, she works diligently to ensure she loves the life she lives and lives the life she loves.

Jen Torres,
ACC

Christine is a scientific coach, trainer, speaker and facilitator, with more than 20 years’ experience as innovation and change manager in healthcare. Laureate of the School of Pharmacy of Paris, France, she holds a Ph.D in Pharmacochemistry and Drug Metabolism, a MBA from the Open University Business School, UK, and is PCC, SHRM-SCP, CCMP, CMgr FCMI, NPDP, PMP and PMI-ACP. Having lived and worked in different countries, she enjoys coaching, training and speaking around the world. She supported more than 1000 individuals and teams and served as a mentor, board member, career and motivational coach for Universities, MBA schools and local and global associations.

Jayme Budge,
ACC

Jayme is currently a Coach EDU Trainer for the Wellness and Academic programs.  After experiencing first hand the personal growth that comes from coaching she knew she had found her calling.  She loves working with students and clients to help them live their life captivated with purpose.  Her passions are focused on creating meaningful experiences through connection and adventures which pairs perfectly with coaching.

Wes Gow,
ACC

Transitions Coach | Coach Trainer | Reader/Writer | Avid angler | Wannabe surfer
Wes works with clients who are in transition to accelerate their learning, growth, and development.
Super powers:  communication & interpersonal skills, strategy & creativity, organization & efficiency.
Weaknesses:  dancing…of any kind!

Christine Billy,
PCC

Christine is a scientific coach, trainer, speaker and facilitator, with more than 20 years’ experience as innovation and change manager in healthcare. Laureate of the School of Pharmacy of Paris, France, she holds a Ph.D in Pharmacochemistry and Drug Metabolism, a MBA from the Open University Business School, UK, and is PCC, SHRM-SCP, CCMP, CMgr FCMI, NPDP, PMP and PMI-ACP. Having lived and worked in different countries, she enjoys coaching, training and speaking around the world. She supported more than 1000 individuals and teams and served as a mentor, board member, career and motivational coach for Universities, MBA schools and local and global associations.

Brenda Neimeyer,
ACC

Brenda is the founder of WayPoint Life Coaching and WayPoint Youth Foundation. She is passionate about making coaching accessible to disadvantaged youth, unwaveringly believes in their potential, and loves to train youth advocates as coaches. She spent 14 years working with college students and has a mix of 12 years’ experience working with kids and youth in foster care, international orphanages, and those living on the street. She believes coaching is the key to making a lasting difference in the lives of youth.

Wes Gow,
ACC

Transitions Coach | Coach Trainer | Reader/Writer | Avid angler | Wannabe surfer
Wes works with clients who are in transition to accelerate their learning, growth, and development.
Super powers:  communication & interpersonal skills, strategy & creativity, organization & efficiency.
Weaknesses:  dancing…of any kind!

MEET THE FOUNDERS

From college sweethearts to successful entrepreneurs, John and Amois Williams learned how to become a life coach and started Coach Training EDU with a belief that love, scholarship, and a whole lot of hard work can change the world.

Mission

 To provide training that changes lives, launches careers, and promotes human flourishing.

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Experience Life Coach Training

We’re excited to welcome you to a free Sample Training Class where you’ll get to experience what a CTEDU training session is like.

In this 1.5 hour live, interactive class session, the trainer will dive into several life coaching tools and allow time for you to engage in a genuine coach training experience. Please find a list of times/dates in the link below.

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