Leadership Coach, Trainer & Facilitator with Cleveland Coaching Group
Professional Training & Coaching | Washington D.C. Metro Area, US
Karen is the President of the Cleveland Group, LLC and Coaching Coaching Group. The Cleveland Group, a Reston, VA company, specializes in strengthening nonprofits through board, fund and staff development as well as laser focused strategic planning and effective meeting facilitation. Cleveland Coaching Group specializes in helping individuals, teams and companies identify and develop their leadership potential. The Group utilizes a holistic approach that includes individual and/or team coaching along with effective industry tools and methodology.
Karen brings over twenty years of executive leadership experience to her role. Prior to founding Cleveland Coaching Group in 2010, Karen served as the President & CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Northern VA where she was know as a visionary leader and was credited with growing the organization into one of the most respected charitable organizations in the Metro DC area. Under her leadership Habitat expanded their homebuilding model to include the building of condominiums and opened two ReStores to help fund the expansion of their core business. Karen also served as the first CEO of the Reston Chamber of Commerce and in executive positions within the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Sales & Marketing Companies, a division of the Grocery Manufacturers of America.
Karen is an inspirational speaker and a dynamic presenter. In addition to her expertise in leadership, Karen assists start up businesses and consults in the areas of strategic planning, board and fund development, public speaking and presentations skills.
Karen received her coaching certificate from Georgetown University and is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati.