My commitment to my clients is to speak truth into their lives, influencing them into the fullness of their potential.


  • Certified StandOut Coach and facilitator

  • Certified Strong Manager Facilitator

  • Graduate certification in Creativity and Change Leadership

  • Certification in Leadership in the new Millenium

  • MS degree in Creative Studies; BA degree in Finance

  • Business Statistics & Computers

  • Certified StrengthsFinder Coach

  • PROSCI certified change management practitioner


My greatest value to small businesses is my ability to ask good questions and partner with my clients to create the vision and execution items that will drive change in their organization from a people, process and strategy perspective.

Past Clients/Industries:

Ecolab, Medtronic, Best Buy, eBay / PayPal, Target, Donaldson, Daiken International, Uponor, Pepco, Style Architects, Antenna Marketing, United Way, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, South Eastern Minnesota Indpendent Living Center, Hampton Inn – franchise owners, Abdo-Eick & Meyers Accounting firm, Crowe Accounting, Stratasys, Univita Health

About Jean M. Nitchals:

Strengths is a foundation to how I have approached my work as a leader within organizations for years and is a fundamental value for working with individuals.  Having the ability to work with individuals and leaders from a strengths perspective is a foundational level for me to help leaders drive change in themselves, their organizations and their communities.  It’s a passion for me to unleash the possibilities in people and ideas.