Sharlene Goldfischer, M.Ed., ACC, CPC, ELI-MP, owner and principal of Quintessence Coaching, is an ICF certified professional executive, leadership development and life coach, educator and facilitator. Sharlene works in organizations with both new and tenured leaders to help them clarify and hone their leadership skills and build organizational engagement, with boards, groups and teams to understand their strengths, define their purpose and support high performance and with individuals outside of organizations to help them gain greater self-awareness and shift thought habits to achieve goal attainment, greater fulfillment and lasting change.
Sharlene has earned a B.A. in Psychology, a Master’s Degree in Education, professional certification in nonprofit leadership and is a candidate for a Master of Science degree in Organizational Development and Leadership. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Philadelphia Chapter of the International Coach Federation, the St. Joseph’s University Master of Organizational Development and Leadership Advisory Board, the Steering Committee for Intergen, a Philadelphia-based professional work group focused on strengthening intergenerational nonprofit leadership, and as President-Elect of the board of directors of the National Center for Homeopathy.
Sharlene is passionate about human and organizational well-being and flourishing.