Cath is a highly successful and experienced Coach, Speaker, Teacher, Trainer, physicist, proud Mum, traveller, loving wife and friend.
She has coached a wide variety of clients ranging from international sportspeople and Liverpool Football Academy, to Entrepreneurs and Senior Leaders in Education and Business. She is the author of several e-books on presenting and confidence and is a co-author of “Public Speaking Tips of the Pros” and “The Coaching Gurus”.
She began her career as a teacher of physics and worked in a number of establishments, ranging from a prestigious boys’ independent school (where she was the only female teacher) to a variety of inner city comprehensives. She was the first Advanced Skills Teacher to be appointed in Merseyside, an award only accorded to the top 1% of teachers in the UK and became the Lead Learner and Coach of the Senior Leadership Team at a Specialist Sports College. With a determination and dedication to helping people achieve their potential she introduced the methodologies of Accelerated Learning, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and Coaching into the curriculum and designed and ran a successful Coaching Programme for the staff and students. Her innovative work in Education led to her training 1000s of teachers in her approach, speaking at both national and international conferences and collaborating on national initiatives.
When her sister died of cancer at the age of 39, leaving three young children, Cath felt it was a wake -up call for her to follow a different path and 13 years ago she decided to leave Education to set up her own Training and Coaching Company.
She has a hunger for learning and a firm belief in the benefits of continuing personal and professional development and over the years and as well as having an Honours Degree in Physics and a P.G.C.E she has acquired qualifications and certifications as an NLP Trainer, Master Practitioner of NLP, Master Results Coaching, Master Hypnosis, Performance Consulting, Advanced Neurological Re-patterning, DISC Profiling for Leadership, Persuasive Language and Advanced Diplomas (Distinction Level) in Executive Coaching, Team Coaching and Leadership Coaching. She is a One of Many Certified Coach and an Accredited Coach with the International Coaching Federation.
Having suffered from the health problems prolonged high stress levels cause, as a result of spending over 25 years of being “a man in a frock”, she now promotes and coaches a way of leading that is congruent and authentic for women enabling them to reduce their stress and avoid “burn out” to lead with ease and grace. She also helps women leaders to eliminate their personal limiting beliefs around presenting and become truly confident, influential and persuasive speakers.
She is a facilitator for the Implementation Mastery Sessions in the global World Business and Executive Coach Summit and is a Coach for One of Many’s Lead the Change Programme and The Empress Global Collective.