Founder, Shawn Preuss

PCLA Founder and Master Certified Coach (MCC), Shawn Preuss, has been in the coaching industry, in sport, business and life, working with individuals, groups and organizations for 40 years. With a focus on leadership, Shawn’s passion is to empower relationship through the art and science of coaching.

Shawn’s love for coaching and program development helped to support bringing a Professional Life Coaching Certification program into existence for the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She also developed and is the Lead Instructor of the Workplace Coaching Certificate for University of Wisconsin, Madison. As a coach trainer, Shawn is a coaches coach, actively engaged in providing mentoring, coaching, and consulting to professional coaches.

Preuss CoachLeader Academy is the outgrowth of Shawn’s vision to bring the profession of coaching and leadership into organizations and to create transformative growth through deeper employee engagement and employee-led culture change.

Shawn holds a BS in Business Management and is a trained Life Coach through Coaches Training Institute, credentialed through the International Coach Federation, is a Certified Meyer-Briggs Facilitator and an active member of the International Coach Federation and Association for Psychological Type.

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