Hi, it's Ellyn.
I've been coaching women for 18 years. One of my greatest desires and drivers is to help women succeed on their own terms and realize their greatness. I firmly believe that it is only through a combination of training, mentoring AND coaching, that individuals can truly achieve their full potential.
Explore, learn what you can while you are here on the site and do not hesitate to reach out when you are ready to develop your vision into a future-facing, inspiring action plan. I can't wait to meet!
Ellyn Herbert Leadership Development Specialist | Consultant | Facilitator | Coach
With a unique ability to connect with a wide spectrum of leaders, Ellyn Herbert is now a well-known professional Leadership Coach. Since 2004, Herbiz has had the privilege of providing guidance and expertise to all types of emerging leaders, mid-senior level managers, startup founders, and organizations of all sizes. Committed to helping clients unleash their potential and achieve sustainable positive change she helps them learn and build the leadership behaviors that will develop them into strong, successful leaders. She encourages personal and professional growth through evidence-based practices grounded in behavioral science, conversational intelligence, neuroscience, and performance development. With her background in training, facilitation, and instructional design, she helps small and mid-sized companies build leadership and professional development programs, ERG’s and affinity groups in alignment with the organization's overall business strategy.
Her clients often uncover a deeper awareness and understanding of their talents and strengths and how those play out in professional environments and group dynamics. She strongly encourages clients to solve their problems and overcome adversity by having a vision they can work towards that is both inspiring and future-facing, aligned to a robust action plan.
Ellyn graduated from the Graduate School of Coaching and received her initial certified coach designation through the International Association of Coaches (IAC) in 2007. Her ICF – PCC credential is pending. She holds numerous coaching certifications in Team Coaching and Conversational Intelligence, has a master’s certificate in Adult Learning, Training and Facilitation from Temple University and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Development. She has worked with 1000's of individuals helping them develop the strategies they need for success
In addition to her coaching & academic credentials, she is also an Economic Development Specialist for the U.S. Small Business Administration where she helps small businesses start, grow and succeed. Ellyn has a strong corporate background as well as long-term experience and success as a small business owner. She has 10 years’ in administrative management and human resources. Together with husband Jeff Herbert she managed and operated Herbert Studios, a corporate & advertising photography studio specializing in high-end product and architectural images. Their clients include advertising agencies, corporate accounts, and manufacturing companies. Her government experience, corporate background in HR & her business ownership experience makes her extremely valuable as a business coach. She has walked the talk. She knows how to develop business and drive its growth. More importantly, she knows first-hand that achieving at the highest levels at times requires a steadfast focus, an unswerving commitment to the result and the ability to be comfortable with discomfort. Not always an easy task and especially difficult without appropriate support.
One of her greatest desires and drivers is to help women succeed on their own terms and realize their greatness. Her greatest love is her husband Jeff who is her biggest champion and introduced her to a wonderful life of entrepreneurship. Her greatest gifts are her two sons Jack and Sam who make her walk her talk every day. She enjoys playing tennis, loves attending comedy shows & eating sushi with friends, playing blackjack, being entertained by astrology, reading every darn thing she can make time for, and laughing out loud and heartily at least once a day.