Coaching Certification

Leadership and Performance Coaching Certification Program

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Erin Hutchins, MCC

Erin is the Co-Founder of ACT Leadership and owner of ACT Government Services. Erin is a Master Coach, Adjunct Lecturer at Brown University, Consultant and Trainer who support’s leaders and organizations to act with greater purpose, authenticity, and impact. Through coaching, consulting, and leadership development, Erin helps individuals, teams and organizations achieve alignment, clarity, and results. Erin has trained over thousands of individuals to become certified coaches to lead with greater impact. She has designed and executed large scale coaching programs with Fortune 100 companies, the Federal Government and humanitarian organizations. Prior to entering the field of coaching and development, Erin was a change and organizational consultant for PwC and for the Federal Government. She has delivered coaching and leadership programs in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Mike Hutchins, PCC

Mike is the Co-Founder of ACT Leadership and has over 20 years consulting, training and coaching experience with large professional services organizations. He is an Adjunct Lecturer at Brown University and a Professional Certified Coach through the ICF. He has worked with over 100 clients from leading international organizations in coaching and consulting. He co-created the ICF-accredited ACSTH coaching certification program, “Leadership and Performance Coaching” which is being delivered worldwide across a number of organizations including 500 senior leaders in the federal government. The program extends to a Team Coaching and Leader As Coach program, which Mike delivers on Executive Masters program with Brown School of Professional Studies. Mike is also a CPA and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

Robin Rose, PH.D., ACC

Robin is a highly skilled facilitator, educator and coach. She has worked in senior level positions and as an instructor at Brown University for 38 years. As a coach she works with executives from health care organizations, educational institutions and scientific and technology corporations. She is passionate about learning and helping others develop their practice of leadership.

Ashley Abbott, PCC

Ashley is a certified professional coach and faculty member of ACT. He specializes in helping new managers, senior leaders, and whole teams recognize their innate capacity for achieving superior results. Ashley’s approachable yet rigorous teaching and coaching style invites leaders into critical self-assessment that encourages them to maximize their leadership impact. He provides experiential training for ACT, including the Leader as Coach program associated with the Executive Master in Science and Technology Leadership (EMSTL), offered through Brown University’s School of Professional Studies. He began his career in software development at IBM, and over the course of over 20 years has led enterprise software implementations for Fortune 500 companies, delivered global digital marketing initiatives, and has led services teams in entrepreneurial technology companies serving global corporations.

Bonnie Hill, PCC

Bonnie is a certified professional coach and faculty member of ACT. Bonnie specializes in leadership development and has extensive experience supporting leaders in increasing organization competencies, achieving organizational results and leading with impact. Bonnie has worked as a leadership development facilitator for over 20 years; facilitating at various US federal agencies, in academia, non-profit organizations, and Fortune 500 companies. Bonnie is trained in multiple assessment tools, administering and debriefing assessments for senior leaders, managers, and emerging leaders. Bonnie has a Masters of Social Work and BA in Education.

Szos St. Germain, PCC

Szos, based on the west coast on Vancouver Island, is a masterful leadership coach and trainer who leads the way with his heart. Szos has worked with prominent leaders and teams across a broad spectrum of organizations including the Department of Defense, Brown University, Stantec, Teach for America, and Open Media Foundation.