Jessie Johnson, PhD, ACC is an experienced coach. She currently serves as the Director of People & Culture, University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC). Her experiences include leading a variety of cross-functional teams on organizational change efforts as well as designing leadership programs for University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) faculty, staff and students. Jessie developed a three-step coaching methodology based on the eleven core coaching competencies of the International Coach Federation that she utilizes to prepare leaders to use coaching principles with their teams. She has a passion for inspiring growth in leaders and equipping clients with tools to effectively develop others and achieve organizational results. A former teacher, she utilizes her background in education and adult learning to create leadership and coaching experiences designed to meet clients’ specific needs. Additionally, her doctoral research uniquely prepares her to partner with clients to increase organizational effectiveness by understanding the impact of gender equity.