For over three decades Ann Houser has been a catalyst for developing leadership talent, competence, skill, and capacity. With expertise honed at three blue chip, Fortune 400 companies in the medical device, high technology and consumer packaged goods industries, Ann created pragmatic programs supporting leaders in achieving aggressive business goals in competitive market environments.
Whether working with C-Suite, Business Unit or Non-Profit executives, Ann is adept at creating customized, outcome focused coaching that aligns with company values, strategy, and culture. With astute listening and analytical skills, she provides an integrated framework, clear accountability and meaningful feedback accelerating individual and team performance. Ann’s personal experience in executive leadership roles, coupled with her collegial and transparent style, enables her to quickly build rapport and trust. She is the President of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) Minnesota. Ann sits on the Executive Team and Boards of the Minnesota Private College Council and Coaching for Justice and is also an Advisory Board member. Ann is a runner, cyclist, and traveler, living with her husband and Corgi in Lakeland, Minnesota, and Naples Florida.