Connecting people to their power, passions and possibilities!
" As a coach, I am committed to connecting people to their purpose and possibilities. I serve as their partner in exploring their personal vision and life goals, their professional skills and career aspirations. I strive to help my clients define their leadership values and style in a way that brings clarity, commitment and courage to their work and most important, as they live their lives."
*Leadership Coaching -- Embracing shared leadership and other, flexible models that encourage and develop leadership at all organizational levels
*Executive Coaching-- Navigating the challenges inherent in managing today's organizations while upholding and enhancing institutional legacies
*Transition & Succession-- Planning for leadership change and stewarding an organization into its future
*Career --- Finding the profession and position, through various professional stages, that marries passion and purpose while cultivating knowledge and growth
*Next Gen & Women Leaders-- Bringing unique voices and perspectives to the table and pioneering new approaches that can reshape the workplace
What Clients Are Saying:
"The process transformed my understanding of leadership, my expectations and my communication style. It has proven essential to my development to be able to work with a coach who could provide flexible and responsive space to examine long and mid-term strategy, day-to-day tactics, and even life-work balance. Amina's ability to bring warmth, insight and multifaceted experience to the process makes her a uniquely-abled and strong coach. I have incorporated her words of wisdom and thoughtful advice into my ongoing practice and I give her my high and unconditional recommendation."
-- Monica Hairston O'Connell, Executive Director, Center for Black Music Research, Columbia College Chicago
"An organization is only as strong as its leadership. Amina, through her coaching, has made me a stronger leader. She comes to the table with an open mind and helps you find your strengths, your voice and helps to guide you in the best direction. There is no hidden agenda. She comes with a rich history that allows her to see things with a different lens. She empowered me to be a better leader and better boss and a better visionary for the organization. Amina is very skilled at bringing the thing you don’t see about yourself, your organizations, and your leadership out of the dark."
--Sarah Ward, Executive Director, South Chicago Art Center