Welcome! I am a leadership coach and performing songwriter who inspires those I am to serve to realize their dreams and open their heart to love and compassion. I help people rise so they can shine in the world. Bringing curiosity, creativity, and intuition, I work with individuals and groups to connect with their deep longings to recover their gifts and live their life on purpose and plan. I have the honour of witnessing people and their stories and hold a safe and compassionate space for my clients as they explore and open up to their highest potential.
I have a diverse past which enables me to bring my work to a wide range of clients. I began my classical piano/vocal training at an early age and have never stopped learning, writing and performing. After completing my postgraduate music, art and business degrees, I spent 20 plus years in high tech in product marketing and venture capital. When I became a mom, I began to write my own songs and heal myself. Many gifts began to emerge. Co-Active leadership coach training enabled me to help myself and others navigate their lives and revisit/rewrite stories wanting to be released.
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Greatest hardship, greatest learning.
I came from a small town called Woodstock in the 60s. I had a pretty ordinary childhood with a strong family and lots of opportunities. I spent my youth from 3 years old to 18 working towards my Classical Piano Performance Degree. At 16, I failed my exam by one mark. This failure lead to a breakdown because I simply couldn't practise any harder or better. After this sadness, shame and loss, I found the gift - my true love for music. With this new resolve and gratitude, I retried the exam and had an incredible outcome. More importantly, I had a deeper understanding of discipline and love for who I was becoming. Since I couldn't see how to make a living, music became my side gig and I moved on.
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