Linda combines 20 years of corporate experience with a decade of coaching and consulting entrepreneurs, business owners, corporate and community leaders. The result is a common sense, empathetic style that opens the way for clients to increase self-awareness, become powerful communicators, strengthen relationships and increase well being. She has held officer and VP positions at U.S. Bancorp and The Harris Bank of Chicago and led an award winning business development team at VISA, USA. Linda attended DePaul University and has done post-graduate work at the University of Chicago 's Graham School of Continuing Education, the American Management Association, and Visa's Bank Card Management School. She is a graduate of the Integral Coaching Program at New Ventures West, which is accredited by the International Coaching Federation. She has served on their certification committee and adjunct faculty, mentoring future coaches through the practicum and certification process. Her promise to Williams Group clients is that they will awaken to new ways of being with themselves and their family members, open to new possibilities for honest communication, creative expression and authentic, joyful living.