Principal, Founder and Master Certified Coach
Novakowski, Master Certified Coach, has extensive experience in executive
coaching. She partners with business owners and leaders to set goals and create
momentum to produce effective results in their business and/or personal lives.
Her clients benefit from her keen insights and perceptions in interpersonal and
organization dynamics as they increase their ability to see things differently,
enhance self-awareness, and develop creative ideas.
became intrigued with coaching in 1997, when she discovered her ability to help
people become authentic and honest with themselves in order to achieve their
dreams and desires. She helps clients recognize that they don’t need to make
major changes in order to experience an extraordinary life; they simply must be
open to diverse perspectives and value outside feedback. She has coached
individuals in industries such as manufacturing, financial services,
pharmaceuticals, and technology.
to coaching, Andrea co-developed a highly successful employee-benefit
consulting firm. She was awarded a contract through a joint venture with (and
subsequent sale of the firm to) Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. While
there, Andrea was on the executive team that opened a new distribution channel
by establishing a dedicated broker sales organization. She developed excellent
working relationships with top-level division heads in marketing, product
development, service, finance, and underwriting.
received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Simmons College in Boston and
an MBA from Babson College in Wellesley. She graduated from the Entrepreneurial
Management program at Smaller Business Association of New England/ Babson College.
Andrea is an MCC through International Coach Federation (ICF) and is certified
in Booth 360: Clark Wilson’s Task Cycle® surveys.
A past president of ICF-New England, Andrea was recently inducted into
the ICF-NE Hall of Fame.