Board of Directors
We invite you to participate in your chapter. There are opportunities to serve on a Committee, or perhaps help with a specific task (like taking photos at our General Meetings, writing articles for our newsletter, becoming a mentor to new members, etc.). Please contact the appropriate Committee Chair or Board President to volunteer.
Janice Knight, President
Janice, an ICF credentialed coach (PCC), former VP of ICF Sacramento, and graduate of the Coaches Training Institute (CTI) has been officially coaching since 2000 and currently provides business coaching and consulting through Wild Women for Business, LLC. Janice promises to lead with passion, innovation and inclusion.
Machen MacDonald, Vice President
Machen, a graduate of The Coaches Training Institute (CTI) and founder of ProBrilliance Leadership Institute and ProAdvisor Coach, coaches corporate leaders and small business owners. Machen has served as the ICF Sacramento President this past year and as former Treasurer. He has chosen to serve as VP this year, which allows him to continue to support the organization while keeping up with his increasingly busy schedule as author, speaker and coach.
Joe Hunnicutt, Secretary
Joe, a graduate of the Coach Training Alliance (CTA) and founder of Freestyle Strategies, specializes in helping solopreneurs start, launch and grow their microbusinesses so they can live the life they’ll love, doing what they want in life. We are grateful for his willingness to be our official record keeper and tracker, a key job for any entrepreneur!
Stella Du Pont, Treasurer
Stella, a certified Business Coach and Consultant, has served ICF Sacramento well for many years, as Past President, President and Treasurer. As a former and now retired Controller, ICF Sacramento is in good financial hands with Stella. As founder and owner of Managers in Motion, Stella coaches middle managers to become great leaders and managers.
Penny Pearl, Program Development Chair
Penny Pearl, a graduate of the Academy of Coaching and NLP, will continue her second term as Program Development Director. As a results driven Sales Manager, Certified Coach, Trainer, and Entrepreneur with Bear2BullCoaching, with a focus on business coaching for sales effectiveness, she has done an excellent job of lining up presenters who not only help coaches build coaching skills but also help coaches grow their businesses with business development.
Pam Alexandra, Membership Chair
Pam, a graduate of the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), and a Business and Singles Relationship Coach for professionals, has honed her relationship building skills with 30+ years of business experience. She has put these skills to good use while serving as both Program Development Chair and current Membership Chair for ICF Sacramento. You can count on her to greet you with a smile and ask for your opinion.
Karen Harvey, Member at Large
Karen, CEC, a graduate of the Institute of Professional Empowerment Coaching, and the founder of Clarity Coaching, works extensively with mothers, “solopreneurs” and small business owners. Karen has represented our members’ interests well over the past few years as the Member at Large for ICF Sacramento and is an appreciated contributor to the leadership team.
Rey Castellanos, Activities/Public Relations Chair
Rey, a graduate of The Coaches Training Institute (CTI), with a BA in Business Entrepreneurship, helps individuals discover the world of possibilities through his company, Leap Trust Thrive. An adventurer who is currently traveling solo in South America, Joe will certainly bring passion and inspiration as our Activities and Public Relations Chair.
Your Current Board and Incoming Board invite you to consider collaborating and creating with us on a task force or committee as we as we all advance the art and profession of coaching in the world. Learn more about the opportunities and challenges facing the coaching profession at our August General Meeting. Janice, our current VP will share International Coach Federal strategic priorities, the results of a Global Coaching Study of coaches beliefs on issues and opportunities facing the coaching profession, and brainstorm how, together, we can leverage the power of your membership in ICF and ICF Sacramento. Mark your calendars for August 13 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. You can RSVP here.
Current Board: September 2012 through August 2013
Your President, Machen MacDonald, facilitates the 2012-2012 Board Planning Session. Machen would like to introduce you to the dedicated, unpaid volunteers who serve ICF Sacramento in various roles and functions.
Your Board is committed to making the ICF Sacramento one that engages and supports its members and promotes and educates the public about the coaching profession and its benefits. Feel free to contact any of the Board Members or Committee Chairs at any time. We encourage all members to participate and volunteer to serve on a committee or on the Board of Directors. You’ll meet an amazing group of coaches, expand your network and make life long friends.
Meet Your President - Machen MacDonald 530.273-8000
Vice-President - Janice Knight, 530-273-0700 Secretary - Janice Knight- serving De Facto (Position Open)
Treasurer – Stella Du Pont- 916- 494-3679
Members at Large - Karen Harvey 916-355-8935
Membership Committee Chair- Pam Alexandra, 530- 878-6333; Member- Stella Du Pont- 916-494-3679
Program Development Committee Chair -Penny Pearl, 530- 277-7037
Past President- Stella Du Pont,916- 494-3679