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“After my first interaction with the ILEC team, I knew this would be an excellent opportunity to share my desire, knowledge and passion for leadership with others,” said Ronny. “I am excited to use the knowledge I have gained from my past experience combined with the powerful Intelligent Leadership coaching model to have a positive influence on business leaders across all industries. Hopefully what I can share will have a positive impact on many.”

— Ronny Shumaker, Dayton, OH

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“I am extremely excited to be joining ILEC — it’s definitely the logical next step for my life and career,” said Jeremy. “Coaching, leading and teaching have always come naturally to me, and I’m ready for what’s next in this new chapter. I can’t wait to make a positive impact in others’ lives!”

— Jeremy Gustafson, Atlanta, GA

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“I’m excited to own a business that is perfectly aligned with my purpose — to help others grow in their leadership roles and skillsets,” said Dirk. “I know I’ll truly enjoy being a part of the leadership journey for so many individuals at different career levels. This will definitely be a rewarding new path for me!”

— Dirk W. van der Vaart,  Lovettsville, VA

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“I started with an entry level job and moved up,” Donna said. “It’s important that people are treated equally and fairly in the marketplace.  In the beauty and fashion business, there are definitely more women climbing the ladder, but there is still not enough of them in leadership. I want to see more women in leadership roles and diversity in the workplace.”

— Donna Tarantino, Victoria, MN

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“My wife and I are extremely excited to be a part of the ILEC family,” said Rich. “The opportunity to build a business around being a coach and taking ownership of my career is a dream come true for us. I could not be happier with our decision to join ILEC.”

— Rich Baron, Kaysville, UT

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“I am extremely excited to be joining ILEC,” John said. “I want to share my experience and passion with individuals that want to be better leaders, to help leaders grow and unlock their full potential, and to enable leaders to ignite their passion and connect with their inner strengths to achieve a new level of performance.”

— John Burt, Pasadena, CA

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coach

“John and I are excited to begin this next chapter in our lives by joining the ILEC family,” said Kristi. “ILEC offers us an opportunity to work together in our adopted hometown doing something we’re passionate about and enable us to pay forward the knowledge and lessons we’ve learned in our careers to the leaders that we’ll be coaching.”

— John & Kristi Hope, Nashville, TN

Master Certified Intelligent Leadership Executive Coaches