Jane Cocking is an executive coach, strategic thinker and facilitator of leadership skills training that brings about personal and organizational transformation. She is passionate about working with people in organizations who envision, create and sustain healthier lives for themselves, their businesses, and ultimately the world. Jane has created numerous programs that build the capabilities necessary to lead in today's world. She co-authored Coaching and Feedback, a program that won a top-10 award from HR Executive magazine.
Jane brings experience as a senior manager, educator, coach and entrepreneur to her work. For 27 years she has been the CEO of Human Energy Resources, a company dedicated to building people management skills that respect both the business needs and the well-being of the individual. Some of her clients include The Coca-Cola Company, Sanofi-Aventis, Netia S.A., Glaxo-Smith Kline, Western Union, Merck, Capella University, Trinity Healthcare, Centura Health, Cargill and Heifer International. She has been invited to coach and facilitate audiences ranging from senior leaders to first-line managers in over 50 countries and all continents. She has a passion for working with women leaders and has been a coach for the Power of Self program for the majority of its 17 programs.
Jane was also a Principal of Wisdom Works Group for 3 ½ years from 2007-2009. Using many of the Wisdom Works tools, she helped individuals and groups to envision their desired futures and create strategies to move them towards their goals in healthy, sustainable ways. In addition she co-created a practitioner development process that enabled Wisdom Works to launch WisdomScape coaches and organizational development professionals.
Prior to establishing herself as an executive coach and leadership training facilitator, Jane worked in training and management roles at EnTrustMortgage and First American Bank. She was also in finance at General Electric. She has a bachelor's degree from Goddard College in Plainfield, Vermont. She has held leadership roles with the International Coach Federation and was a speaker at the 2009 global conference. Tools she holds certifications in are the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator©, Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument©, ProFilor 360©, WisdomScape® and the Leadership Circle 360©.
Jane lives in Dallas, Georgia with her husband. She has two sons and three grandchildren. Hobbies include travel, reading, and spending time with family and friends.