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   Leadership and Life Coaching

Whether it is......

Setting Career Goals

Building Confidence and Professional Presence

Moving Up the Career Ladder

Striking a Balance in Your Life

 I am here to help you have a happier, more successful and productive life.

Group and Individual Coaching  

The goal of coaching is to help you tap into and leverage your strengths to live a life of purpose and fulfillment.

We begin with the premise that all people are creative, resourceful and are capable of setting their own vision, identifying their purpose, setting their own course and taking action to achieve their goals. 

Coaching is an active collaboration between the coach and client in meeting the client's needs.

Coaching is part self-discovery, where you identify where you are now, part exploration where you design your future and part action where you identify goals and take responsibility in moving forward.

As a coach I am a champion and advocate for you.   My role is to challenge, motivate, and encourage you and hold you accountable for forward action in meeting your goals and fulfilling your potential.  Your role as coachee is to explore, learn, persevere, and make a commitment to transformation. 

Today make the choice to take your first step
on Your Journey of Transformation


Contact me at 224-858-4035 to set up a
 Complementary Session

Merida Johns - Women's Leadership Coach

Merida Johns, PhD

My specialty is helping women break the glass ceiling and fulfill their leadership potential by exploring and setting career goals, identifying and leveraging personal  strengths, building confidence and professional presence and putting leadership values into action.

I earned my  PhD in 1991 from The Ohio State University and have served in multiple leadership capacities in business, academia, and non-profit organizations.

 Member of
International Coaching Federation (ICF)