Meet our coaches
Our volunteer coaches donate their time and expertise to help job seekers take action and get closer to their goals.
Andries van RozenIn his coaching, Andries is looking for the question behind the question. Deep listening and guiding in a confronting manner is the way he prefers to coach.
Federica SalviFederica is a certified Co-Active Coach who supports professionals during significant life and work transitions. She comes from Italy and has been living in Amsterdam since 2011. Federica worked as a Quality Associate in the travel industry for 10 years before starting her coaching business. She started her journey as a coach in 2019 and in 2021 she became a Professional Certified Co-Active Coach. An expression that describes her style is "still water runs deep". She coaches through small steps that lead to giant change. She loves Empowerment clients' commitment, their willingness to explore what's possible for them, and their gratitude for what Empowerments offers.
Stefania GarosioActing as a resource faciliator, Stefania supports, inspires and challenges people through the phases of a change.
Anne GelebartA trained Co-Active Coach® with a strong business experience in multinationals, used to deal with multicultural backgrounds.
Susan de VriendSusan lived, studied and worked in many different places such as Paris, France, Chicago, Illinois and Washington D.C./Arlington, V. A., Her various careers include student, program manager, corporate trainer, business policy & process planner, and many others.
Basak KelleciI coach because I care. I endorse a holistic approach to coaching, everything is connected! I help my clients to explore their potential and discover the next step in their careers.
Zsofia ZsigmondI've been through so many changes in my life but learned how to manage transitions and swim rather than just float. I support my clients throughout their career transition as well as helping expat spouses find their new purpose.
Daniela DzuganovaAs coach and person, I am very passionate about the ability of people to grow, their authenticity and the ability to expand at any stage of their lives. I am focusing on exploration, expansion and inner transformation.
Faith CheongI bring my authenticity, growth mindset and playfulness to the coaching sessions. My focus is to create the space you need to get to know yourself deeply, and formulate a motivating plan to evoke transformation for a more fulfilling life, both personally and professionally!
Jolanda Tetteroo“Coaching is creating a safe environment in which people can discover themselves”. Jolanda is an entrepreneur with a great interest in personal development.
Klarrisa FrankKlarrisa's goal is to inspire you to connect to yourself and your dreams so that you can have the greatest impact on the world around you. She left her corporate job in 2014 with a dream to travel the world. She landed in Amsterdam along the way and has been here ever since! Klarrisa was unemployed when first coming to this country until she found the Empowerment Foundation. Working with an Empowerment coach led her to not only find work again but also restored her confidence. A few years later, she completed her coach training and certification. She's been helping clients who are tired of not living up to their full potential play big in their lives, careers, and relationships.
Laura NorciAs a certified life and career coach, I work with my clients to facilitate change and to look at their life or career through different eyes. With a positive, gently challenging approach, I help them to develop personalized strategies using their strengths and respecting their core values. Academic careers.
Loraine BranchLoraine’s role in life to help facilitate change through the coaching, mentoring and training she provides.
Marjolijn VlugMarjolijn is a career coach who firmly believes that everyone deserves that YOU-shaped career where they can truly be themselves, feel valued and welcome. She has strong communications skills and an extensive background in HR & Recruitment in the Netherlands. Sessions with Marjolijn can focus on both the practical and the purpose-driven, strategic sides of finding a new job.
Michelle MouritsA qualified Transformational Life Coach supporting individuals to navigate through various life transitions with confidence and clarity.
Miguel BaumannMiguel has a background in leading digitals teams at corporates as well as setting up his own startups. He is now working as career&life coach for young professionals in Tech and challenges them to go beyond what they thought is possible in their career.
Monika KijewskaBeing a certified coach, I assist people in their growth. A journey towards discovering goals and ways to realize them. I facilitate and accompany you in the change journey of discovering your wants and strengths, seeing your life as a whole, dealing with obstacles, and limiting beliefs.
Paulina StankiewiczA trained Co-Active Coach® with 15+ years of corporate experience in large global organisations passionate about the cultural diversity and women leadership. Eager to help clients reach their potential and find courage to dream and make these dreams come true.