Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. ~Maya Angelou
Rachel believes that every human being has the opportunity to develop their own level of consciousness in order to actualize their potential and inspire others. She is passionate about developing conscious leaders through coaching, facilitating workshops and retreats and purposeful travel, and speaking on leadership development. In everything she does, she strives to put humanity back into business. She provides guidance that helps create beautiful opportunities around an individual’s or team’s gifts and talents. She helps them shine so they can have a positive impact on others and the world. Rachel encourages people to push personal and collective boundaries, creating new perspectives through her retreats, workshops and coaching–influencing individuals, groups and organizations how to take action for sustainable improvement.
As CEO/Owner of Facets Coaching, Rachel brings credible, committed, career, and leadership coaching programs that are adaptable and scalable. Facets Coaching uses methodologies to personalize desired lasting growth. These methodologies have been successfully proven, backed by an MBA, completion of a top accredited coaching program, 20 years of personal experience working in organizations. Rachel also applies wisdom, formal knowledge from a business perspective, and passion for neuroscience to coach individuals in organizations such as Microsoft, Amazon, Starbucks, T-Mobile, Intellectual Ventures, and a variety of startups, and marketing and advertising agencies locally and nationally.
Rachel leads a life that incorporates health, yoga, purposeful travel and outdoor adventure. This lifestyle parallels the discipline and values in her professional life. She understands the profound importance of effective and healthy leadership. Outdoor adventure and travel require passion, courage, and collaboration. These experiences also address physical and intellectual challenges that create new perspectives and the confidence to overcome obstacles that life throws at us. Rachel strives to lead by example and inspire others.
Rachel often speaks to corporate audiences, is passionate about women and leadership and leads workshops for the University of Washington, MBA leadership programs.