Coaching Center of Vermont Team Bios

CCVT draws coaches from a pool of Vermont's best. Each Team member is...

  • Professionally trained and committed to excellence;
  • An expert in their specialty, offering a diverse and complimentary perspective to our team.

Each of our professional coaches is aligned with the International Coach Federation (ICF) Standards & Ethics of the coaching profession, and some hold an ICF credential. The ICF is the oldest sanctioning body for the profession of coaching, often called 'THE GOLD STANDARD'. Many of our coaches are members of the more recently formed International Association of Coaching (IAC). The IAC is the industry leader in a global approach to the intentional evolution of the profession of coaching. 

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Liz Dallas   Thought Leader

Liz helps leaders shift their thinking to support a 21st Century landscape – one that changes fast, is increasingly complex and presents exponential uncertainty. The typical lens of leadership is insufficient to ensure sustainable success. Liz developed the AtoB Paradigm Shifter to help you look through a new lens. Our highly experiential processes are based on research that produces deeper, more meaningful understanding and implementation in a world of possibility.

Please click here to learn more about Liz's work in corporations.




    Lea Belair   Change Ninja

    Lea partners with people and organizations ready to change their focus for the sake of new insight and action. The author of Walk on Water: How to Make Change Easier, Lea has lived and studied with the Yogi Masters of the Himalayas and brings to her work a synthesis of Eastern and Western wisdom.


    Eric Noel   Mind Mechanic

    Did you know that you have all the answers inside you? Eric has a vision for the future and a passion for guiding people to access their deep reservoirs of talent and abilities. He knows and believes that everyone can decide and become the grand vision they have of themselves. 

    In this fast changing world Eric draws from his experience in professional motorsports and diversified agriculture to guide you to listen to your intuition and nature to make the right decisions for you and your business.   


    Susan Walker   Progress Partner

    Susan has 20+ years' experience as a corporate and higher education career counselor. Her genuine curiosity about people, keen intuition, and well-honed technical skills have served early-stage professionals, entrepreneurs, aspiring artists, and seasoned executives in successful pursuit of their goals. Susan is a certified co-active coach and administrator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator © (MBTI) whose passion is partnering with individuals to claim their dreams. 


    Debby Bergh   Transitions Maven

    Debby partners with individuals and organizations to increase their capacity to define and create their futures.   As a coach, consultant, facilitator and trainer, she has worked with over 100 organizations and 50 individuals.


    Laura Lind-Blum   Idea Midwife

    Laura works with innovative, creative, and entrepreneurial folks who feel compelled to create something original – to solve a problem, improve a system, launch a project, seize an opportunity, and make a truly unique contribution -- and are challenged in bringing their ideas forward in a tangible way. Bringing ideas into the world takes courage, perseverance, practical strategies, and lots of imagination. Laura expertly draws out these qualities in her clients, supporting them to be fearless, brilliant, willing, and deeply authentic as they bring their ideas to life.


    Arnie Kozak   Exquisite Mind

    Long before mindfulness was a buzzword, Arnie was practicing and teaching this transformational technology. Arnie is dedicated to translating the Buddha's teachings into readily accessible forms. In the long winters of Northern Vermont when he's not working, he rides the frozen slopes on his snowboard. During the short summers, he golfs. During all seasons, you can find him trail running with his dogs in the foothills of the Green Mountains.


    Marie Frohlich   Vitality Champion

    Marie has been a champion for vitality and balance in the workplace AND at home for over 12 years - specializing in self-care and reducing stress, she uses a holistic and experiential approach to engage and inspire through individual coaching, group workshops and organizational retreats.


    Jan Bouch   Intuitive Innovator

    Jan is passionate about building community, being present, creating options, confronting assumptions, life-long learning, sharing insights, and being generous with her heart and mind. She believes that it is ok to struggle, ok to feel disenfranchised, ok to feel misjudged and that we are all capable of change and growth. Jan focuses her efforts on helping to support members of the justice system by working with them to bring the highest performance decision-making, leadership, and performance.

    Please click here to learn more about Jan's work in leadership.


    Paul Toth   Healthcare Change Agent

    Paul is driven to unlock the exceptional in every organization and individual he works with while transforming how we lead in the twenty-first century.  As a skilled coach and facilitator, Paul can help you effectively engage in the meaningful conversations you need, but rarely have.

    Please click here to learn more about Paul's work in healthcare.


    James Papiano   Strategic Advisor

    James is an executive coach and consultant advising leaders and their teams on strategy, talent, and organizational effectiveness.  He helps companies and individuals advance on their business priorities by identifying root cause challenges and collaborating to design innovative solutions.  For over 15 years, James has been helping leaders create value by integrating the demands of business and the needs of the people who make them work.

     Please click here to learn more about James' work with executives.


    Deb Shannon   

    Organizations thrive when the individuals within them take responsibility for themselves and their futures. Deb develops relationships that bring courage to the mission of naming, cultivating and discovering a vision of the future, while engaging fully in the present.  In groups small and large, she inspires individuals to jump into the process and grow in ways that ultimately improve company culture, processes and reward. 


    Kathryn Hansel   

    Kathryn believes in a “wholistic” approach that emphasizes how we think, believe and feel is where we begin to tap into our potential energy, motivation and clarity.  As a licensed clinical counselor for 15 years and personal trainer, Kathryn’s work centers on the importance of the mind/body connection to our wellness. She collaborates with clients proactively to explore a stronger mindset; elevating healthy habits and daily lifestyle. 


    Lisa Buell   Gold Miner

    Lisa partners with people who are called to explore, define and maximize their unique expression and contribution. For over 15 years, and using a systems approach, she has helped her clients increase their visionary capacity and identify the structures that will support the successful realization of those visions.


    Amiel Landor   Spirit Seeker

    As a trained clairvoyant with an M.A. in Holistic Psychology, Amiel brings vision, compassion, and humor to help you engage with your own spirit and soul. She says hello to your authentic center and then guides you to access that ever-present well of wisdom. She has over 15 years of spiritual life coaching, helping people world wide become attuned with their core self. From this place of self-connection, miracles happen! 



    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:
    Coaching Center of Vermont
    76 Pearl Street, Suite 204
    Essex Junction, VT 05452

    Phone Number:
    (802) 654-8787

    Monday - Friday 9:00 - 5:00
    (except major holidays)