We’re here to support you!

Meet Our Coaches

Joshua Cole

Certified Life Coach

Crestline, OH
Certified Life Coach
B.A. in Music Technology (Malone University)

 

Background

Joshua Cole pastors Tabernacle of Praise in Crestline, OH. He and his wife, Audrey, are raising four beautiful children.

Teaching piano, music, and audio recording techniques since 2005, Joshua is an avid proponent of musical education and the fine arts. He earned his B.A. in Music Technology from Malone University in 2007. He has more than 25 years of music performance experience gigging with contemporary Christian, rock, country, and jazz musicians.

Joshua’s empowering leadership style has been key to preserving the legacy of Tabernacle of Praise through the departure of the church’s founder and senior leader of 30 years. The vibrancy, authenticity, and power of TOP has been sustained by his clear communication and servant leadership.

Joshua graduated from Emerge Ministries’ Certified Leadership Coach Program in February 2022 as a Certified Life Coach. He looks forward to more lessons learned and lives impacted as he influences people to grow emotionally, spiritually, and leadership.

Connect with Joshua on Facebook, his website www.joshcolecoaching.com, or send him an email at joshua@joshcolecoaching.com.

As a lead pastor and former freelance musician, I know the struggle of leadership and personal growth. I experienced the power of coaching years ago as a young pastor leading a church in flux. My coach helped me to think through my challenges and inspired me to achieve my goals. Life coaching has been invaluable to me in my journey. I’d love to help you with yours.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Honest. Wants Clarity. Wants to make a difference. Navigating hurt and/or change.

Meyers-Briggs Personality  |  ENFP

Robin E. Crow

Certified Life Coach

North Ridgeville, OH
Certified Life Coach
B.A. Biblical Studies

 

Background

My life has been dedicated to helping people for years. As a full-time minister, I am in constant communication and interaction with the struggles that people encounter on a daily basis. Now that my children are grown, I am interested in diving further into professional Life & Leadership Coaching.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Anyone who has family situations, new moms, those dealing with elderly parents, anyone in full-time ministry, or those dealing with anxiety/depression.

DISC Personality  |  S, I, D

Enneagram  |  6

Bill Ellis

Professional Certified Coach
Mentor Coach

Oakmont, PA
Professional Certified Coach
Everything DiSC Authorized Partner
Doctor of Ministry (Assemblies of God Theological Seminary)

 

Background

As an executive coach and organizational consultant, Bill partners with clients seeking to make intentional and purposeful changes in their lives so they can achieve desired outcomes and results. He believes that his clients are creative, resourceful, and capable of clarifying goals, creating action plans, and making steady progress towards accomplishing what’s really important to them. He is passionate about providing clients with the means, knowledge, and opportunity to discover practical avenues to learn, grow and change. His primary goal is to ensure that clients set themselves up for success and are able to repeat that success time and time again.

Clients benefit from Bill’s affable and collaborative style combined with his candid communication based on real-life experience and knowledge. Bill has 40 years of experience in leading staff and volunteers in church ministry, including over 32 years as the Founding Pastor of Riverside Community Church, one of Pittsburgh’s multi-site and multi-generational churches.

Bill works primarily with executives and teams in businesses, non-profits, churches, and ministry networks. He is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coaching Federation. He has completed Asbury Seminary’s Beeson Institute for Advanced Church Leadership, and earned his doctorate (D.Min) in professional leadership coaching from Evangel University.

Bill and his wife, Teresa, are blessed with two amazing daughters and their spouses, and four adorable grandchildren.

Emilee Hill

IGC Life Coach

Lakeland, FL
Master of Arts in Human Services (Southeastern University)

 

Background

Emilee was born and raised in sunny southern California and moved to central Florida after graduating with her undergraduate degree. Emilee has worked in a variety of fields, from guest relations, fitness, to animal welfare. After working in higher education Emilee found her calling for coaching and mentoring. Emilee is a true encourager and advocate for others. She loves being a part of others exploring the calling on their life. Emilee is passionate about coming alongside her clients as they find clarity in becoming their best self, and building a mindset that promotes positivity and gratitude. When partnering with Emilee, you will co-develop a personal action plan that is geared towards breaking through obstacles, building confidence and recognizing your worth. Emilee works with clients one-on one and always offers group programs.

Tona Kautz

Associate Certified Coach

Medellin, Colombia
Bachelor’s Degree, Church Leadership
Master’s Degree, Organizational Leadership
Master’s Degree, Clinical Psychology – current
Ordained Minister (Assemblies of God)

 

Background
For 25 years I have worked in a variety of leadership roles with all ages, from children to adults. I often found myself asking questions to help people discover how they truly desired to grow. I love to encourage and motivate people to reach their goals and realize their potential. When I discovered coaching, I realized that it was a way to take my communication strengths and use them to help others as they navigate transition, go through difficult times, seek ways to improve themselves or set goals and next steps. As a certified coach, I have worked with college students as they navigate their transition into independence and adulthood. I have coached team leaders through staff changes and through strategies to align their teams towards a common vision. I have also coached a variety of adults as they make life decisions, work through relationship challenges, and find work/life balance.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Ready to move towards their future. It takes courage to make decisions and to ask for help. Working with a coach can be a big leap into the unknown. I hope my clients will give themselves a chance to experience the support and positive growth that they can gain from coaching. I would be honored to work together as they take the next step!

DISC Personality  |  Steadiness & Influence

Languages  |  English & Spanish

Angela Marks

Certified Life Coach
ECN Ambassador

Kent, Ohio
Bachelor’s Degree, Biblical Studies (Bethesda College) – current

 

Background
I received my Life Coaching Certification in December of 2020. My coaching career includes coaching people on everything from time management to working through a major career change. I also daily use coaching skills in my job as a children’s pastor.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Anyone — I love coaching! I do, however, especially have a heart for young people in underserved populations.

DISC Personality  |  Steadiness

Sarah Rose

Certified Life Coach

Bethalto, IL
Master’s Degree, Marriage & Family Studies (Lee University)
Ordained Minister (Church of God)

 

Background

Sarah Rose is a certified coach who loves to work with youth, young adults, and women in helping them navigate life and reaching their greatest potential with where they are at in life right now. Some of her key areas of coaching are working with youth and with leadership development.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Youth, Young Adults, & Women

Jeannette Scott

Associate Certified Coach
Mentor Coach

Christiana, PA
Associate Certified Coach (ICF)
Credentialed Minister (Assemblies of God)
Bible & Pastoral Ministries (Global University’s Berean School of the Bible)
Speech Communication/Broadcasting (Millersville University)

 

Background

Jeannette has been coaching professionally since 2015. She began as a full-time coach at an urban homeless shelter, where she coached single women and mothers toward sustainable housing and life change.

Jeannette continued her coaching career serving fellow ministers, their spouses, emerging leaders, and nonprofits, and ministry leaders. Drawing on her previous journalism and publishing career, she has also coached authors to start, stick with, and share their work. She has also employed coaching in prison ministry. Jeannette has been with the Emerge Coaching Network since its launch in 2021.

Ideal Coaching Client  |  Her ideal coaching client is a person who wants to discover, clarify, and implement their next steps for their life, ministry, or nonprofit organization. This includes ministers and missionaries, their spouses, emerging leaders, and authors. An ideal client wants to make an impact through their unique role in God’s story.

DISC Personality  |  Dominance

Myers-Briggs Personality  |  ENTJ

Chett T. Williams

Associate Certified Coach

Pittsburgh, PA
Associate Certified Coach (ICF)
BS, Business Management
MS, Nonprofit Business Management

 

Background
Ideal Coaching Client  |  Creatives, professionals, pastors, pastors’ kids, students, ages 17–75

DISC Personality  |  IS – Advisor

Tammy Young

Associate Certified Coach
Training Ambassador

Sarasota, FL
Master’s Degree, Christian Ministries
Associate Certified Coach (ICF)
Ordained Minister (Assemblies of God, Peninsular-Florida District)

 

Background

Tammy Young is a vibrant leader and transparent speaker who aims to spark hope in the lives of others. She has lived and ministered in Florida for over two decades, founding Heart2Heart Women’s Ministry (now Sisterhood) at Church of Hope in Sarasota in 1999. Receiving her ordination with the Assemblies of God in 2002, Tammy has walked alongside others in transparency and authenticity. With a vision to help others move beyond their past, she embarked on a journey of transformation, becoming an Associate Certified Coach with ICF-accredited training and launched a coaching practice, One Heart One Hope Coaching, LLC, to empower those she encounters with the message of freedom and transformation.

Tammy earned a master’s degree in Christian Ministries with an emphasis in leadership from AGTS/Evangel University in 2019. Currently, Tammy and her husband, Peter, are earning Doctor of Ministry degrees at Southeastern University. College sweethearts, they have been married for 34 years and are the parents of two adult children. A brand-new Grammy on July 14, 2020 to O’Shaughnessy Wesley (Shaun), Tammy was over the moon to welcome Shaun’s baby sister, Ember Celeste, just fourteen months later, on August 19, 2021.

Today, Tammy coaches men and women to flourish in their present and move into their future. In addition to her personal clientele, Tammy serves on the clinical team of Selah Freedom, coaching survivors of human trafficking and exploitation. With a heart to lead people to their God-appointed path and to their potential — no matter their age, race, faith, status, or season of life — Tammy’s goal is to be a leader worth following, transformed daily from the inside out.

Ready to take your next step?

Become an Emerge Coach

Join our team of coaches and receive ICF-approved training.