As a life and business coach, speaker, consultant and author, Jackie enhances people's awareness to expand the possibilities and create desired outcomes in their daily conversations.
To assist individuals and organizations to:
Jackie has over 10 years of extensive experience in health and wellness businesses and initiatives, organizational needs assessment and performance improvement.
She’s one of the primary authors of the book, Creating Workplace Community: Motivation.
She’s known for her balanced combination of energy, insight, substance, interaction, humor and compassion.
Jackie partners with people and organizations who are "ready" to seek lasting change and mastery, those committed to bringing results, openness, vision, passion and spirit into their life and workplace.
Health/Wellness and Service-Related Professionals
Massage therapists, chiropractors, health/wellness promoters and educators, health care workers, counselors/therapists, holistic minded people
Small Business Owners
Health/wellness professionals, service professionals, healing professionals, chiropractors, massage therapists, spa owners, counselors/therapists
Department directors/managers, office managers, teachers
High school and college age
Jackie grew up on a farm in Auburndale, WI, and is the youngest of 4 children, with 12 years between her and the next oldest!
She received her Bachelor's in Community Health Education from the University of WI-La Crosse and was a 4-year letter winner in women's basketball.
Other defining moments in Jackie's life include the announcement that her parents were ending their 41 year marriage, and only months later,
one of her best friends died in an alcohol-related car accident.
Her own marriage continues to be happy and rewarding. It's definitely one of the many areas where she applies lifelong learning!
Before moving back to central Wisconsin in 1999, Jackie lived and worked in a variety of places, including the Madison area and the Quad Cities. Prior to venturing out on her own, she had rewarding positions with:
In 2001, at the age of 27 Jackie took the leap and created her own home business, Whole Life Visions. Jackie has partnered with a variety of service and community-minded audiences including health and wellness associations, professional women and entrepreneurs. Some of her satified clients include:
She’s also an adjunct instructor for the University of WI-Stevens Point Extension and the Wisconsin Learning Center.
Jackie has earned the credential of Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the ICF. She is also a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and a Certified Newfield Coach, a highly regarded accredited coach training program. In addition, she attended Coaching for Excellence through CorePath.
She's a member of National Speakers Association, International Coach Federation, National Wellness Institute, and Business and Professional Women, as well as other local business, health, and youth organizations.
Jackie exhibits an energetic, healthy lifestyle with a strong understanding of partnership. As an advocate for the advancement of health promotion in worksite, state, nonprofit, county and hospital settings, she has successfully proposed and implemented new ideas to expand services and thinking. She believes passionately in the mind, body and spirit connection as a pathway to health, healing and wholeness.
In her spare time, she and her husband, John, are renovating an 1892 Queen Anne Victorian home, where Jackie coaches people in-person in “The Coaching Parlor”. She also enjoys hikes with her dog, Glacier, officiates basketball, gardens, reads and competes in an occasional triathlon.