Meet Our Team

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Betsy Altheimer

Betsy Altheimer

Founding Partner

Communication Team

Betsy is a coach, fundraising consultant, writer, visual artist, collaborator, and strategic advisor. She supports transformational change in individuals and nurtures vital, responsive, healthy organizations, networks, and communities.

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Naomi Banks

Naomi Banks

Founding Partner

Board Member

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.

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Mary Bradley

Mary Bradley

Administrative Assistant

I am a behind the scenes kind of person, but I work hard to keep things running smoothly and organized. I have worked as an administrative professional for almost 10 years now and I love helping people achieve their goals.

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Chris Diller

Chris Diller

Founding Partner

Board Member
Technology Committee

Chris is a Leadership Coach and Agilist with experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies. He began his career developing software in 2006, and held various roles including as an embedded software developer, project leader and ScrumMaster, but has jumped head-first into coaching.

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Kristen Ell

Kristen Ell

Founding Partner

Communication Team

I am a life-long Minnesotan, 15-year Global HR Business Partner, and Executive Coach. I hold several HR certifications and am on track for obtaining my ACC after completing the Executive Coaching program through the University of St. Thomas.

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Molly Faitek

Molly Faitek

Founding Partner

Communication Team

Molly refers to herself as a recovering marketer having spent the first chapter of her career working in shopper marketing for an advertising agency on behalf of consumer packaged goods manufacturers.

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Niels Gott

Niels Gott

Founding Partner

Technology Team

I am a retired military officer, and I am passionate about transforming leaders and building high-performing teams. My military career included a variety of technology roles, while my civilian career focused on learning and development.

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Curt Gray

Curt Gray

Founder

Board Member

Hi everyone, I am Curt, and I believe leadership matters. Unleashing human potential is the goal. Great leaders guide the way for individuals and organizations to flourish.

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Grace Heerman

Grace Heerman

Branding Advisor

Grace Heerman is a copywriter and website designer who helps transformational coaches take what’s in their head and turn it into a beautiful, effective website. 

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Kris Indahl

Kris Indahl

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. 

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Jennifer Johnson

Jennifer Johnson

Founding Partner

Sponsorship Team

I have worked in Human Resources for 25+ years, most recently as a HR Business Partner at Medtronic. My role includes facilitating teams in vision and strategy session, management coaching, leadership and team development and mediating conflicts.

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Bev Lutz

Bev Lutz

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.

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Cynthia McKee

Cynthia McKee

Founding Partner

Summit Tri-Chair

I coach leaders and independent professionals who have a desire to learn, transform, and experience more of the life they are destined to lead. I partner with my clients and their organizations to improve self-awareness, build on strengths, and develop actionable insights.

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Kris Quale

Kris Quale

Founding Partner

Summit Tri-Chair

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Karla Quinn

Karla Quinn

Founding Partner

Summit Tri-Chair

I am an Executive Coach. For years, people told me they walked away from our conversations with more clarity and a general feeling of peace and direction. For a long time, I thanked people for the compliment and kept moving forward on the path I was on.

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Jeff Staggs

Jeff Staggs

Founder

Board Member
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?

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Claire Williams

Claire Williams

Founder

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.

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