UGC Team 

We are a team of professional and certified coaches who have spent many years honing our own coaching skills, to help our clients move forward through change and transition, develop their own leadership skills, and work within an ever-changing environment. Our clients are successful leaders and are admired, trusted, and respected in their organizations and the greater populations they serve. 

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Sue Stein
Course Manager

Sue is the owner of Stein Coaching and Consulting, LLC.  Dr. Stein is a coach, instructional systems designer and speaker. She began coaching more than 20 years ago during her many years with the Federal Government, not-for-profit, commercial sector, and university work.  Her coaching specialties include: executive leadership, career strategy, wellness, successful life transitions, and pre-retirement preparation.  She is a founder of the ICF Coaching Community of Practice.  Her coaching was featured in the Public Manager Magazine for May 2017.

Larry Westberg
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Larry sows the seeds of personal growth through coaching and a continual learning process.  He coaches leaders across many different types of organizations. Currently Larry chairs the ICF Government Coaching Community of Practice.  He is also an instructor and mentor coach for the Office of Personnel Management's nine-month coach training program, which won the Best Federal Development Program Human Capital Award in 2014.

Mary Pat Donelan
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Mary Pat Donelan

Mary Pat is a retired Human Resources Director from the IRS Office of Chief Counsel.  She has over 20 years of experience reviewing and editing Executive Core Competencies (ECQs). She is the owner of Explore for More LLC and has over seven years of executive coaching experience with leaders with extensive public visibility and impact on the mission of the organization. She uses her knowledge of ECQs to explore, experience, engage, empower, and encourage client action to get big results. 

Anne C. Kelly

Anne is a retired Federal Senior Leadership Trainer who has been coaching since 2003, as well as an ICF Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with over 1,700 client hours of coaching. A CCE instructor since 2014, Anne is also a mentor of new and experienced coaches. Volunteer projects in 2020 include serving on the ICF Ethics Education team to revise the current 3-hour ICF Ethics course to reflect the new Code of Ethics, as well as offering group mentoring through the ICF Metro DC Chapter. 

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Lisa J Kuruvilla
Course Manager
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Lisa is the owner of CC Pathways, Inc., an executive coach and business strategy consulting firm. She is a guest speaker on leadership development and coaching and an instructor Mentor Coach for the University of Government Coaching working with PCC and ACC coaches seeking ICF certification. She recently presented on Eligibility vs Suitability: 12 Paradoxes of Leadership at the National Society of American Military Engineers Joint Engineering Conference, May 2018.  

Marilyn P. Wiles

Marilyn is the CEO/President of Enlighteneering, Inc. She has an extraordinary background in leadership, management skills, coaching, consulting, and training.  In her roles as a member of the Senior Executive Service in the Federal Government, she transformed many organizations through her innovations and inspiring leadership.  She successfully led individuals and organizations to achieve extraordinary outcomes.  She specializes in strategic planning, change management, executive coaching, and consulting. 

Dorothy MacKay
Gloria Gonazalez, PhD
Certified Coach
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Gloria is the owner of Gonzalez Consulting LLC. Dr. González is a coach, career strategist, facilitator, and sociologist. Her coaching specialties include emerging and mid-career professionals, career change, life transitions, wellness, and diversity, equity, and inclusion.  Dr. González has coached individuals within the Federal Government, academic, non-profit, and private sectors. She also provides learning sessions, organizational strategy, and change management consulting on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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Barbara Hulick, M.Ed
Course Manager

Barbara is a certified executive coach, and the owner of Hulick Consulting, LLC. She has over 30 years of experience working with executive and managerial development programs in the Federal Government. She has reviewed, edited and written ECQs for many federal organizations for over 11 years.  She has 20 years of coaching experience for executive leadership and career transitions. In addition to her ICF PCC, she is a certified wellness and mentor coach.

Judy Kruger, PhD
Dorisse Shakir-Ullah
Course Manager

Judy brings over 19 years’ experience as a supervisor, manager, and scientist in government and academia. She has served as a mentor and coach on topics related to career and leadership development, executive presence, and health and wellness. She is also an expert in conflict resolution, and applies workforce resilience strategies to improve performance.

Dorisse began her federal career in 1981. She has held numerous professional positions from entry level to supervisor and coach during her illustrious Federal Government career. Currently she serves on several projects and committees focused on leadership and human resources. She is a graduate of UGC's Certificate for Government Coaching (CGC), Certificate for ECQ Coaching (CEC), Certificate of Mentor Coaching (CMC) and Coaching Foundations Course (CFC). 

John A. Wiles, PhD
UGC Board Advisor

John is a dynamic visionary with a career history that included executive leadership roles in the pubic, private, and non-profit sectors. These roles ranged from managing large multi-million dollar organizations to small, low budget programs. John has served as the President of the Board for a Credit Union and as the Executive Director for a small chapter of SCORE, an organization dedicated to help small businesses grow.  He continues to serve on many boards and his knowledge of business development, corporate advice, and strategic planning helps organizations thrive.