Kathleen Spike began her focus in coaching in 1995 and works mostly with business owners, executives and professional individuals. She was one of the first graduates of The Coach’s Training Institute of San Francisco, Ca. in 1995 and holds their Certified Professional and Personal Coach certificate.
The International Coach Foundation recognized Kathleen’s coaching proficiency in 1998 and awarded her its highest designation as a Master Certified Coach, which she still retains. Kathleen co-founded the Portland, Oregon chapter of the Northwest Coaches Association/ICF Coaching Chapter in 1998 and served as one of its first presidents. She holds a BA in Business Management and Communication and operated a successful business for 26 years, prior to beginning her coaching work. She began her affiliation with In-Accord in 2018.
Kathleen’s straightforward, no-nonsense – yet full of wisdom – approach to business management and leadership communication benefits her clients, spurring high levels of growth and enhanced results. Kathleen is an Organizational Brokered Coach with The Coach’s Training Institute, where she coaches at Nike, Airbnb and other multinational companies. Her certifications in The Leadership Circle assessments, Enneagram, NLP and hypnotherapy all enrich the experiences of her clients.