After serving a Fortune 50 corporation for 25 years in responsible management positions in technology, manufacturing, planning and marketing, including a stint as the leader of a pilot re-engineering effort for a $4 billion unit of that corporation, Hank Epstein entered the entrepreneur ranks in 1990 by creating The Quality Coach!®. Together with his life and business partner, Jeanne Gladden, Hank is living his deep commitment to help people connect their personal fulfillment with business success. He believes that the 21st century will offer unlimited possibilities for individuals to derive fulfillment from their work.
Born to be in business, Jeanne found her niche as a Business Coach a perfect match for her talents and passion. Jeanne easily sees the potential in organizations, teams, and individuals, and coaches them to build their capacities. Tapping into and focusing hidden human resources and leveraging them is one of Jeanne’s many gifts to her clients.
Jeanne co-founded The Quality Coach! in 1990, before business and personal coaching was cool. Pioneering the field of professional coaching, Jeanne has helped to develop many coaches within client organizations.
For more than 20 years, Amy has worked with leading edge Fortune 100 companies. In leadership roles and as part of cross-functional teams, she has worked with people at all levels to maximize profits by optimizing sales and logistics processes. She has eagerly employed continuous improvement processes to deliver business results. Her experience in building and leveraging self-managed teams has resulted in a true understanding of and appreciation for the value that comes from high performing teams that recognize, value and leverage their diverse strengths.
Matt combines over 20 years of management, marketing and sales experiences with coaching skills he is now honing with The Quality Coach. Matt has a sincere passion for helping people achieve their goals, and his coaching style reflects this genuine concern for others. He believes people are the key to quality, customer satisfaction and ultimately profits. His goal is to help individuals and teams achieve their highest possible levels of performance to attain both financial and personal satisfaction.
Barbara is a seasoned Human Resource Professional eager to leverage her extensive skills and gently-firm style to assist organizations and managers grappling with urgent human resource situations or more strategic, people-centered organizational development initiatives.
Dr. Pris’s Bio
Pris is a 30-year veteran of the public school system serving at the elementary, middle, and high school levels as a teacher and guidance counselor. In addition to individual guidance counseling, Pris has significant experience in group facilitation specifically on topics of leadership skill development, navigating change, goal setting, motivation, and stress management.
Mary Shofner has joined our coaching team. She specializes in training and Human Resource consulting services for clients. Mary has over 30 years of professional Human Resources experience, most recently as Director, Human Resources for CG Americas Region, which included multiple locations in the US (including Washington, MO), Canada and Brazil…
Karen Morton has over 25 years of human resources management experience in a variety of industries including manufacturing, service, financial and healthcare. Areas of expertise include facilitation and training, career transition counseling and strategically partnering with business units for all aspects of human resources. She thrives on partnering with her clients to provide business solutions.
Heather is one of our newest Coaches and joined The Quality Coach in July. Gildehaus comes with over 15 years of banking and customer service experience. She is an alum of Owensville High School and went on to graduate from Lincoln University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.
“Throughout my career I have found that every business is a people business….
Mike has served as Environmental Health and Safety Manager for over 25 years. He has proven skills in recognizing risks and exposures in all manner of industrial environments, and his can-do approach centers on the most important asset in any organization – it’s People!
“Protecting the company’s profit margin is the number one priority in business, and reducing workplace injuries should be a universal priority……
Brenda has recently joined The Quality Coach Team! She brings over twenty years of experience in the area of business, franchising, higher education and health care.
Brenda has a solid track record in strategic management and leadership having served in various senior management roles for not for profit organizations including chief financial officer, fundraising executive, academic dean, and director of innovation and learning.
“My passion is to facilitate a group to successful outcomes….