Joan is a job-search, networking and career coach in Washington, DC. Her career spans 30+ years in the commercial and international insurance business, then providing human capital consulting to several Federal government agencies. She has held a variety of professional roles in sales, management and corporate training including organizational development consulting.
Joan also served as a part-time career counselor at George Washington University’s Career Center helping hundreds of students/alumni prepare to launch their careers. Her unique niche began working with millennials to “get them off their parent’s payrolls.” Now, she provides in-person coaching and outplacement services to a broad spectrum of clients with a large emphasis on networking.
As a community service, she also offers complimentary workshops at DC Public Libraries and numerous non-profit organizations such as 40Plus, Gonzaga Business Network’s Career Fair, Career Confidence, Military Officer Career Networking events and Career Networking Ministry.
Joan has a broad perspective on “selling yourself,” knowledge of the “world of work” and is a turbo-networker with a “golden rolodex!” Her direct, collaborative style, demanding approach and inventive tools and concepts accelerate the "job-search process" to help others develop the necessary skills and tools to find fulfilling careers.
As many of her clients testify: “Joan turns the dreaded job-search into a fun treasure hunt to land the “right” job!”