MELINDA HARRISON, PCC, OLY, a former Olympic swimmer, is a professional certified ICF PCC Level Executive Coach with extensive experience on goal discovery and pathways to attainment. Having personally navigated from Olympian (Los Angeles 1984) to businesswoman and from volunteer to community leader, she is devoted to helping individuals move from one level of success to the next.
Harrison combines her business and entrepreneurial experience with her background as an Olympic athlete to help individuals and teams create a deeper self-awareness, develop opportunities, and move towards their goals.
Harrison is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where she was captain of the swim team and became the first woman swimmer to be included into their Hall of Honor. She is a multi-year All-American swimmer and won the Big Ten Conference championship in four events.
Melinda Harrison's upcoming book Personal Next: What We Can Learn From Professional Athletes Navigating Career Transition is available for pre-order on Amazon and at all major booksellers on April 21, 2020.
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