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Cheryl Pope: New Certified Business Coach

PopeBy Dana Phillips

We are pleased to announce our newest Certified Business Coach, Cheryl Pope. Located in Dallas, Cheryl is a Principal of Carlton Human Capital, an organizational effectiveness consultant and executive coach with a passion for helping people achieve shared success.

After working in the human resources sector, she discovered she loved coaching and enrolled in Ultimate Coach University to formalize her coach education.  Neil Phillips, worked with Cheryl as her mentor coach and describes her as “always upbeat and always looking ahead.  She’s a great integrator of what she learned into her practice.”  Cheryl is currently working on her International Coach Federation credential and we expect her to achieve it soon.

Cheryl appreciated the community provided by UCU, especially the accessibility of faculty and support.  “Unlike many training programs available, I truly felt there is a vested partnership in my success.”

One of the unexpected benefits Cheryl found at UCU was the exposure to student coaches from other fields.  She enjoyed discovering how coaching applies in a variety of professions.  “It was interesting to see coaching used for sales, performance, and values clarification.”

Companies looking to enhance their organizational effectiveness, create leadership effectiveness, or improve engagement may reach Cheryl at

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Celebrating Our New Coaches: Michael Edwards

Michael EdwardsMeet Michael Edwards, new Certified Business and Life Coach, from Richardson, Texas.

Michael is a man of many talents.  He is a life-long learner, great communicator, and busy entrepreneur.  He is a Co-Founder & Chief Client Fanatic at Online Performance Marketing and a Managing Partner with J.Hilburn.  You can find out more about Michaels business at and

Coaching has supported Michael on a personal and professional level.  The faculty of UCU was thrilled to read this post over a year ago when Michael decided to become a nonsmoker.  “I have had a major epiphany in the last 2 weeks, thanks to my amazing coach & mentor Lyn Christian.”

Michael is close to completing ACC credential from the International Coach Federation through Ultimate Coach University.  He has been coaching many clients and used the coach approach to grow his team.  “I’m loving my J. Hilburn business! Not only do I get to transform the way men shop (saving them time, money, and garanimals), BUT I am able to coach new partners as they build their own businesses.”

Congratulations, Michael!

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