NEXT STEPS COACHING

NEXT STEPS COACHING

COACHING DIRECTORY

Rev. MaryAnn McKibben Dana, ZOOM! Coaching

Reston, VA

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach pending, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Leadership coaching, church professionals, goal-setting and process planning, self-care

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: Former chair of strategy team, frequent blog contributor, have attended numerous National Gatherings both as a speaker and a participant.

Jane E. Fahey

Atlanta, GA

Credentials: Auburn Seminary Coach Training Program graduate; certification pending with International Coaching Federation

Niche/Specialty: I’ve enjoyed coaching clergy from a variety of traditions who are at varying stages of journey – from first call to mid-career to imagining retirement.

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended a National Gathering and used NEXT Church workshop ideas and liturgy materials in my ministry (e.g., Sarasota Statement).

Janice Lee Fitzgerald Coaching

Rochester, NY

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Ministry leaders

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: I follow NEXT Church on social media and other PCUSA news feeds via email.

Rev. LeAnn Hodges

Laurel, MD

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach pending, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Clergy, lay leaders, especially those in times of discernment

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: The 2018 National Gathering will be my 2nd National Gathering. I follow the NEXT Church Facebook page and blog, and have written for the blog on two occasions. Additionally, I have provided leadership for both the 2017 & 2018 National Gatherings.

Roy Howard

North Potomac, MD

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach pending, International Coach Federation; certified “Healthy Congregations” facilitator

Niche/Specialty: My deep passion is to work with individuals and groups seeking ways to come alive, address conflict and discover the call of God in their lives.

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I’ve attended several National Gatherings and offered a workshop on vulnerability and courage. I continue to follow and support NEXT Church as it seeks to build up pastors and congregations for a vital future.

Yena Hwang, Catalyst Coaching

Fairfax, VA

Credentials: International Coaching Federation trained

Niche/Specialty: Coaching church leaders is my specialty, but I can work with anyone.

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended five National Gatherings and led a workshop at the 2017 National Gathering in Kansas City.

Chip Low, Compass Coaching LLC

Yorktown Heights, NY

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Leadership development, strategy development & implementation, group coaching, transitions, work/life balance

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I connect to NEXT Church through its events (especially its online presentations), regular emails and conversations with pastors/church members who are both interested in its work and have attended its conferences.

Alex Patchin McNeill, AMP Coaching

Asheville, NC

Credentials: International Coaching Federation trained

Niche/Specialty: Let’s work together to generate momentum to take a leap of faith to launch a project, step into a new leadership role, or discern your calling.

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended multiple NEXT Church gatherings in my role as executive director at More Light Presbyterians.

Paul Melrose

Madison, WI

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation; Coach Endorsement from The United Methodist Endorsing Agency

Niche/Specialty: Clergy discerning next steps professionally, taking their church to the next level, working with clergy and church leadership teams

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I follow NEXT Church on social media and know members of its leadership teams.

Rev. Pete Peery

Black Mountain, NC

Credentials: Graduate of Auburn Seminary Coach Training Program, 2015; International Coaching Federation member

Niche/Specialty: Pastors, church professional staff

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended five NEXT Church National Gatherings and serve as the relationships and funds development consultant for NEXT Church.

Mary Rodgers, Forward Coaching

Fairfax, VA

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach pending, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Leadership, personal

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended all but one National Gathering and I thrive on the energy and creativity that is NEXT Church.

Martha Spong

Mechanicsburg, PA

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Clergywomen, LGBTQIA+ clergy

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: I have attended four National Gatherings and contribute to the blog.

Bryan D Smith, Deeper Life Coaching

Canton, MI

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: People who want to live and minister with greater courage, joy, freedom, and impact

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I follow NEXT Church on social media.

Beth Jenkins Smith Transformation Coaching

Alexandria, VA

Credentials: International Coaching Federation trained; Coach Approach Skills Training

Niche/Specialty: Pastors, lay leaders, educators, teams

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I follow NEXT Church on social media and have attended one National Gathering. When I am not working as an organization development and change management consultant, I am an active volunteer with National Capital Presbytery.

Mary Lynn Tobin, Giocoso!

Davis, CA

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Federation

Niche/Specialty: Over 29 years I served as associate pastor, co-pastor and head of staff. My specialty is first call pastors and pastors transitioning to/are co-pastors.

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I follow NEXT Church on social media and often, since I lead first call CREDO conferences, talk about it in conversations with participants.

Shannan Vance-Ocampo, SRVO Consulting

Albany, NY

Credentials: Graduate of Auburn Seminary Coach Training Program, 2016; International Coaching Federation trained (certification pending); part of the Coaching Network of the Synod of the Northeast

Niche/Specialty: Pastors, teams engaged in transformation, students under care, persons engaged in transitions and searches, persons engaged in social justice work

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I have been to three NEXT Church National Gatherings and led a lunchtime talk in 2017 with some mid-council colleagues.

Carrie Yearick

North Potomac, MD

Credentials: International Coaching Federation trained; Coach Approach Skills Training

Niche/Specialty: Young adults, groups

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video, in-person coaching

Connection to NEXT Church: I am very familiar with NEXT Church as I have been on one of the National Gathering planning teams and I have attended all but one National Gathering. I follow on social media and support NEXT Church as much as I can!

Wayne A. Yost Coaching and Consulting Services

Indiana, PA

Credentials: Associate Certified Coach, International Coaching Federation

Niche/Specialty: Pastors and other church leaders

Mode(s): Virtual coaching by phone, virtual coaching by video

Connection to NEXT Church: I will attend the 2018 National Gathering in Baltimore. I also follow NEXT Church on Facebook and Twitter.

For another source for coaching, check out the Presbyterian Coach Network.