Certified Career and Leadership Coach
Laurie’s coaching successes are shaped by a passion for engaging clients with powerful questions to find the best solutions within themselves. She focuses her high-energy coaching sessions to achieve substantial improvements in the areas of both our identity and search programs and applies her unique experience to specialize in business and entrepreneurship coaching.
Laurie forged her coaching skills during a distinguished career in the financial services industry through her experience in an investment firm as well as sales and management roles.
These days, Laurie is an energetic, contributing member to her community and is an avid sports fan.
- Personal Financial Planner
- Elder Planner Counsellor
- Professional Certified Coach
"I learned as much about myself as I did about best practices in career development! If you've been navigating your career path by following your nose, celestial observation or dead-reckoning, CareerJoy means 'Career GPS'!" – Brian Geis
“Her focus on my needs and the coaching process allowed me to find and follow my path to greater success. I recommend her coaching services to anyone looking to advance themselves and their goals and objectives.” – Joseph S. CEO
“Those whom Laurie coaches gain from not only her considerable skills, but also from her understanding of the pressures and importance of performance in business. Her leadership and coaching experience in competitive, performance-oriented business environments is a valuable and rare combination.” – T. Taylor, PBDM
“As a coach, I have a high standard for coaches and Laurie nailed it. She’s professional, completely focused on the client’s goals and helped me achieve more than I set out to. She has incredible coaching presence, takes her job very seriously and helps you raise your own standards by the way she practices what she preaches. I cannot recommend her highly enough; she exceeded my expectations and helped me over-deliver on my own goals.” – A. Task
"(The most valuable part of this process was)... helping me find the right career path." - Marc Robbins
"(I now) More clearly understand what a potential employer is looking for by the questions they ask in interviews, and how best to answer the questions. Also I valued evaluating my own goals and the best employment for me so I know how to best evaluate a potential job and employer to know if it is a good fit for me." - Janelle Johnson
"I’m very grateful for the professional services offered by CareerJoy, the whole process has been amazing. The Highland Battery test confirmed the strengths and abilities I was aware of and revealed some new ones. My Leadership Coach Laurie, was wonderful and inspiring to work with. I highly recommend CareerJoy for those who are in a job transition. Thank you for all your help." - Vittoria Dugger