VP Education & Professional Development
Gina Lincoln, development@ICFNE.org
Gina is a seasoned, certified and ICF credentialed coach with 16 years of professional coaching and facilitation experience leveraging health and wellness to increase peak performance, combat burnout and build resilience. She’s been referred to as a "coaching 'triple threat,'" combining evidence-based wellness coaching with executive coaching modalities and one's strengths, talents, and experiences to develop life and leadership mastery. Gina excels at developing leadership competencies, co-creating powerful action plans, and holding individual clients and teams accountable for building the interpersonal and intrapersonal skills needed to get to the next level.
Before starting her coaching career, Gina honed her leadership skills by managing a large team of analysts in a fast-paced, operations environment at Thomson & Thomson (now, Clarivate Analytics). She built experience in leadership, talent acquisition, retention, teaming, training and development and succession planning. She conducted needs assessments, managed performance, initiated a 360 process and co-designed and implemented a system-wide rewards and recognition program. In addition to starting her own coaching business, she’s held coaching and leadership roles for a couple of health coaching start-ups.
Gina has coached executives and high potentials from Fortune 500 companies, across the globe, in various industries, such as SaaS, PaaS, social media, financial services, healthcare, high tech, mechanical engineering, equipment manufacturing, retail, among others. She is passionate about teaching coaching skills, developing coach-like leaders and building coaching cultures. She is experienced in designing and facilitating experiential, tailored curriculum and blended learning programs for leaders and coaches. She’s facilitated training for The Co-Active Training Institute on the principles of their leadership model and for their coach certification program. She is also employed as a mentor coach by certification students and has served as a mentor to students of the Co-Active Leadership Program.
Gina is an executive coach and group process facilitator for Harvard Business School’s Executive Education Programs. She serves on the board of directors of the International Coach Federation, New England, as VP of Education and Professional Development. She holds a BA in English with a minor in Communications from Westfield State College, and she has completed extensive professional development programs in coaching and leadership, most recently BEabove Leadership’s innovative Neuroscience, Consciousness and Transformational Coaching Program for advanced coaches. Gina is certified to deliver assessments like The Leadership Circle 360 Profile and Leadership Culture Survey.
Gina lives south of Boston with her black-lab mix, Ebony. She enjoys hiking, yoga, cycling, poetry, plogging, dancing, reading, art, hot-black-dark-roast-coffee, meaningful conversation, meditation, spending quality time with family and friends, learning new things, thinking big,