Jennifer Nash

MBA '10
Founder & CEO
Jennifer Nash Coaching & Consulting

Career Background

Jennifer Nash is an executive coach, author, and consultant who specializes in accelerating the success of Fortune 50 executives and their teams at companies such as Boeing, Exxon Mobil, Ford Motor Company, Google, IBM, J.P. Morgan, and Verizon. A recognized ex-pert in leadership, coaching, and behavior change, she partners with global leaders, teams, and boards to achieve performance goals driving positive business outcomes. After a 25-year industry and professional services career, Jennifer launched Jennifer Nash Coaching & Consulting in 2018.


Jennifer is not your typical executive coach. She combines formal training in music, dance, foreign languages, and social science with her extensive business acumen to help leaders see, think, lead, listen, and perform in powerful new ways. Her coaching ap-proach combines positive psychology, emotional intelligence, adult learning principles, neurolinguistics, somatics, neuroscience, and systems thinking. For leaders ready to step fully into their power and unleash their potential, Jennifer partners with them on a life-changing journey of personal transformation and change.

Education & Certifications

  • PhD in Management, Case Western Reserve University
  • MBA, University of Michigan Ross School of Business
  • Coaching Certifications (Certified Executive Coach, BCC, Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching, Weatherhead Coaching), ICF-PCC (expected 2022), ACC (2020), BCC (2018), and other executive coaching certifications
  • Deloitte Certifications (Business Chemistry & Faculty Excellence)
  • Multiple Instrument Certifications (MBTI® Steps I & II, MSCEIT, and ESCI-U)


  • Executive, WOC, and STEM Leaders
  • Behavioral Coaching
  • Stakeholder Centered Coaching
  • NLP & Somatic Coaching
  • Communication, Relationships, The Human Elemen

Noted Accomplishments: 

  • Executive, Leadership, and Career Coach at the University of Michigan
  • Presented coaching research at Harvard & Columbia Universities
  • Invited speaker at the Society for the Advancement of Consulting’s annual conference
  • HBR contributor and published author in peer-reviewed journals
  • Human Leadership: The Art & Science of Leading Humans book coming in 2022