Meet Our Faculty
Naomi Banks (she/her)
Founding Partner, Board Member, ECO Faculty
Evolution that leads to the transformation of individuals, teams, cultures, and organizations is an underlying current through all the work I’ve been drawn to in my life and 20+year career.
Pete Berridge (he/him/his)
I utilize the science of positive psychology and executive coaching to help individuals, teams, and organizations be more engaged, effective and productive.
Karen Failes-Coad (she/her)
Leadership matters. Understanding how we personally lead and what great leadership looks like has a significant impact on our lives and the lives of others.
Deborah Herrera (she/her/hers)
I spent a lifetime (>25 years) in Corporate America until realizing my dream of becoming an Executive Coach. As a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and former CFO, I am passionate about helping others realize their fullest potential at the organization, team, and individual level.
Kris Indahl (she/her)
Founder, ECO Faculty
I coach leaders to be the very best, most authentic versions of themselves. My work centers around building strong self-awareness and critical insights that empower my clients to think and act differently, so they achieve what they most want for themselves and their organizations.
Annette Kledal (she/her)
My mission since I founded Expand in 1998 has been Creating Space to Expand.
Bev Lutz (she/her)
Founder, Board Member, ECO Faculty
As a Master Certified Coach (MCC) I support and challenge leaders at all levels in organizations from tiny local nonprofits to Fortune 50 giants, and from local to global.
Mary Olk (she/her)
I have been an Executive and Leadership Development Coach and coach educator for over 25 years collaborating with clients from all walks of life and across the globe creating transformative change at work, in relationships, and in life.
Jenny Peterson (she/her)
As an author, artist, and executive coach, I support professionals to crush limiting beliefs, rediscover joy, and achieve their impossible. My background in positive psychology, fierce compassion and mindfulness allows me to convert science-based principles into practical application for life-changing transformation.
Jeff Staggs (he/him/they)
Founder, Board Member, ECO Program Director, ECO Faculty
I am inspired by the clients I work with every day! As a Master Certified Coach I have had the privilege of working internationally with leaders from around the world for the last thirty years. At the heart of my work is the question, how can we unleash human potential?
Claire Williams (she/her)
Founder, ECO Faculty
I’m a coaching fanatic, a leadership development geek, and a self-actualization enthusiast. I believe with every fiber of my being that organizations are fertile ground for meaning, growth and impact in both individuals and communities.