Elaine Rogers – Virtual Support

Elaine is a virtual support professional, providing technical and administrative support to the board and members of ICF Ireland Chapter. She is an IT graduate who completed her Coaching training in Ireland in 2008. She blends her soft and hard skills to provide support for her clients and maintain an understanding of the coaching industry. […]

Barbara Edwards – Director of Events

Barbara Edwards has been self employed for over 15 years and has worked across a broad range of industries. Along with her coaching qualifications, Barbara also holds qualifications in marketing, fitness, and music. These fields have overlapped more than once in her coaching practise Be Coached.  Barbara is also a trainer for Rural Enterprise Skillnet […]

Eileen Jameson – Director of Learning & Development

Eileen is the Director of Coaching with WJP -Wuite Jameson Partners Ltd, a company she created in 2019 together with her husband.  Over her long career, it became evident to her that many everyday conflicts are reduced when individuals feel appreciated and healthy and are enabled to use their potential to add value for themselves, […]

Brian Armstrong – Director of PR & Marketing

Brian Armstrong has 30 years executive and business experience working with Global Blue Chip media companies including CNN, The BBC and Siemens in a variety of roles. He understands the challenges that executives, entrepreneurs, professionals, project managers and businesses face. Leaning on this wealth of real experience, underpinned by professional training, Brian brings a passion for […]

Roel Wuite – Director of Membership

Roel, a Dutch national, settled in Ireland after a long international career. He has over 30 years’ experience in senior management and leadership roles internationally, mostly with the World Health Organization. He currently runs a coaching and consulting company with his Irish wife. Roel is passionate about supporting people to grow and strive so that […]

Paula O’Kelly – Vice President

Paula has almost 30 years’ experience in Health and Social Care in a variety of roles. She specialises in learning and development. She currently holds a senior and executive role in HSC Leadership centre, having worked with the organisation since 1997. A BA Honours graduate with a Masters in Public Administration, Paula takes the lead […]

Michael Stafford, ACC – President

Michael is the owner of The Chapter Coach Training and Consultancy Services Limited. He specialises in HR, L&D, Business Management Consultancy and Quality Coaching services. He has extensive corporate experience in both private and public sectors combining over 20 years’ experience in HR, Learning & Development and Talent Management across Europe and North America.  ​Michael is the current […]

About Us

We are the Ireland Chapter of the International Coaching Federation, the global organisation dedicated to excellence in coaching Professional Coach Thomas Leonard started the International Coaching Federation (ICF) as the International Coach Federation in 1995 as a non-profit organisation for fellow coaches to support each other and grow the profession. The following year, a president was […]

Core Competencies

The ICF core coaching competencies were developed to support greater understanding of the skills and approaches used within today’s coaching profession. They will also support you in calibrating the level of alignment between the coach-specific training expected and the training you have experienced. These competencies and the ICF definition were used as the foundation for […]