Dr. Tamara Rosier – President

TamaraRosierEmail President

Dr. Tamara Rosier has been a college administrator, a professor, a leadership consultant, a high school teacher, a national public speaker, and an ADHD coach. She received her Ph.D. in Teaching, Learning and Leadership. While in higher education, she taught courses in educational psychology, worked with other professor’s to develop their teaching, and researched topics in the areas of metacognition, cognitive dissonance, social intelligence. As founder of the ADHD Center of West Michigan, she leads a team that works with individuals as they enhance interpersonal effectiveness, increase social intelligence, capitalize strengths, and bridge performance gaps.

She applies her experience in higher education and coaching to her position the ACO board.  As president, she has three main goals: 1. To support business and professional growth of ACO; 2. To create greater awareness of ADHD coaching professional in the public arena; 3. To continue to support high professionalism of ADHD Coaches.

“I want ADHD coaches to love this organization — to feel like they belong to this community, to get meaningful business and professional support, to share their wisdom with one another, and to enjoy the camaraderie.” Tamara Rosier, PhD

Find out more about Tamara Rosier at: www.acornleadership.com

 

Joyce Kubik – Immediate Past President

JoyceKubik

Joyce Kubik, B.A., CMC, ADHD Coach, earned her degrees in Psychology and Communications from Cleveland State University. She trained as an ADHD Coach through the American Coaching Association, and earned her Certified Masteries Coach certification from the International Association of Coaches. She designed the award-winning and first ADHD Coach study published in the Journal of Attention Disorders in March, 2010. She is the author of Unraveling ADHD (April 2013) and Plan For Success, a planning journal for students and adults. Prior to becoming an ADHD Coach, Joyce worked as a trainer in corporate offices and taught students with ADHD at a local community college.

For 20 years she served on many state and district boards in Ohio for an international women’s organization. She brings her organization and time management skills, as well as program development ideas to the ACO. She has been a member of the ACO since 2008 and has served on the board as secretary, ADHD Awareness committee, program chair, 2013 conference chair and President from 2013-2017.

As Past President, I will serve as the historian and assist our President in moving forward the ACO and it’s profession. I want to positively impact ACO in ways that bring more recognition and credibility to all our members. – Joyce Kubik

Learn more about Joyce Kubik at: www.bridgetosuccess.net

 

Christine Kotik – Treasurer

Email Treasurer

Through her work with children, parents, college students, and adults, Christine Kotik is a passionate advocate for individuals with ADHD. As the mother of four complex children, an adult woman living with ADHD, a former educator at a school for children who learn differently, and now an ADHD coach, she is continually immersed in an ADHD world which allows her to deeply identify with her clients’ experience!

She has dedicated herself to broadening the reach of ADHD education and advocacy through participation as the coordinator of Columbus, Ohio’s CHADD chapter and a licensed facilitator for CHADD’s Parent to Parent program.  Christine is completing her ICF accreditation, receiving her coach training certifications from Coach Training Alliance and JST Coaching & Training.   In her “first” previous life, Christine graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a B.S. in accounting.  She brings to the position of Treasurer, expertise in accounting and business practices gained in public accounting and as a corporate controller.

“My goal as treasurer is to ensure that that sound financial policies are being followed and that all ACO financial records are up to date and in compliance with all necessary statutes.”  – Christine Kotik

 

Terri Reinhard – Secretary

TerriReinhard2015Email Secretary

Terri Reinhard received her Advanced Professional ADHD Coach training through ADDCA in 2010, and is currently going through certification process. Her training and work branches out into Conflict Coaching, Addiction Recovery Coaching, and Mediation. Helping adults recognize their personal and professional potential is her passion. She has a background in serving on the boards of nonprofit organizations and has variously held the positions of Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President, and President. She is an entrepreneur and has owned and operated businesses in the service industry in Colorado for many years. Her strengths include compassion, communication, collaboration, and organization.

“My goal as Secretary for the ACO is to advance awareness of the ACO by performing my duties to the best of my ability and being actively involved in spreading the word for hope to the ADHD community.” – Terri Reinhard

Learn more about Terri Reinhard at: www.calm-the-chaos.com

 

Lee Rozycki – Membership Chair

Lee Rozycki2015Email Membership Chair

Half of Lee’s working career has been in the conventions and medical meetings department of a pharmaceutical company’s sales and marketing division. Apart from a two-year period of living in Spain, Lee’s latter half of her career has been involved in private and public education. She’s been a PTA President and just recently completed a term as an elected member of her town’s School Board of Education. She recently was appointed to her county’s Mental Health Board where she gains great insight to the various mental health programs managed by state agencies or non-profit organizations. It was through her family struggles with ADHD that she pursued ADHD coach training and graduated from ADD Coach Academy in 2012. Since then, she has been striving to build her coaching practice. She enjoys contributing innovative ideas and making connections to the world. Tasked with creating a marketing plan, she views this plan as ACO’s call to action in championing our mission.

“My goal as Chair of the ACO’s Membership Committee is to improve the user experience with our website; to build strategic alliances that will help connect those who want to receive ADHD Coaching to the ACO and its members, and to further the ACO’s goal of promoting ADHD Coaches and Coaching worldwide.” – Lee Rozycki

Find out more about Lee Rozycki at: www.adhdcoachingadv.com

 

Roxanne Fouche – Research Chair

Email Research Chair

Roxanne specializes in strengths-based coaching of bright students and adults with ADHD, weaknesses in executive functioning, and/or learning differences. She also provides consulting for students, families, and schools/universities. She has graduate training in special education and holds both a professional Certificate in Educational Therapy and a Certificate in Positive Psychology.

She is a coauthor of the ADHD Awareness Book Project series, and a frequent speaker at local and national events. She serves as the San Diego County Coordinator of CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) and is the immediate past president of the San Diego affiliate of the Learning Disabilities Association (LDA).

As a founding member of the San Diego-based coaching and consulting company, Focus For Effectiveness, LLC, Roxanne provides ADHD coaching in person, over the phone or via Skype. Roxanne has both personal and professional understanding of ADHD’s advantages and challenges, and is passionate about helping students and adults discover their potential and flourish with ADHD.

Find out more about Roxanne Fouche at: www.focusforeffectiveness.com

 

Robin Nordmeyer – Programs

RobinNordmeyerEmail Programs Chair

Robin Nordmeyer has over twenty years of experience helping herself and others with the challenges of ADHD. Robin is passionate about personal and professional development.  She loves working with adults, parents and children. Her goal is to help them focus on their strengths and what is right in their life, to understand their own AD/HD, and learn their own unique ways for managing what gets in their way of moving forward to experience more joy, success and a greater quality of life. She has worked with others around their careers, their education, their sense of self, and their family life. She loves working with coaches and has co-developed an annual business intensive program to help other coaches launch and build a sustaining practice.

Robin completed her Life Coach Training through Adler Graduate School and ADHD Coach Training courses through Mentor Coach, JST Coaching and Coach Approach for Organizers. She has conducted numerous trainings as a Certified Parent to Parent Trainer for CHADD since 2008. She is in her fourth year of actively coaching, and currently pursuing her ICF and PAAC credentials. Robin has served as Programs Chair for two consecutive terms with her ICF Minnesota Chapter, and, with Katherine Jahnke, she Co-Chaired the 2014 ACO Conference. She served as Special Events Chair for two consecutive years for the ICF Midwest Regional Conference.

“As Programs Chair for ACO, Robin’s goal is to draw on her past experience to implement new opportunities for ACO members to receive ongoing training, continuing education and support for both new and experienced coaches.” – Robin Nordmeyer

Learn more about Robin Nordmeyer at: www.livingwellwithadhd.com

 

Christine Kotik – Conference Chair

Email Conference Chair

Through her work with children, parents, college students, and adults, Christine Kotik is a passionate advocate for individuals with ADHD. As the mother of four complex children, an adult woman living with ADHD, a former educator at a school for children who learn differently, and now an ADHD coach, she is continually immersed in an ADHD world which allows her to deeply identify with her clients’ experience!

She has dedicated herself to broadening the reach of ADHD education and advocacy through participation as the coordinator of Columbus, Ohio’s CHADD chapter and a licensed facilitator for CHADD’s Parent to Parent program.  Christine is completing her ICF accreditation, receiving her coach training certifications from Coach Training Alliance and JST Coaching & Training.   In her “first” previous life, Christine graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a B.S. in accounting.  She brings to the position of Treasurer, expertise in accounting and business practices gained in public accounting and as a corporate controller.

“My goal as treasurer is to ensure that that sound financial policies are being followed and that all ACO financial records are up to date and in compliance with all necessary statutes.” – Christine Kotik

 

Tereasa Jones – ADHD Resource Chair

Email Resource Chair

 

 

 

 

Find out more about Tereasa Jones at: www.coachedliving.com

 

Patricia Hudak – Marketing and PR Chair

Email Marketing Chair

Pat Hudak graduated from Trinity Washington University with a BBA, majoring in Accounting and Communications. After retiring from the Federal Government in 2004, she opened her own business, now known as PathFinder Coaching & Tutoring LLC. Pat’s passion for supporting families affected by ADHD began when two small boys (today, successful young men) diagnosed with ADHD came into her life. She is a graduate of the International Coach Academy and JST Coaching and Training. Pat is a credentialed board-certified coach (BCC), and holds the designation of Professional Certified Coach (PCC) by the International Coach Federation.

Her commitment to serve the ADHD community has expanded beyond her business: she serves as Co-Chair of the CHADD, Northern Virginia and District of Columbia Chapter; is a member of the National CHADD Affiliate Advisory Board; and is honored to be on the ACO Board as the Chair, Marketing and Public Relations Committee. Pat brings real-life marketing and public relations experience to her position on the ACO Board. While working for the Government, she served as a local Public Affairs Officer and, after relocating to Washington, DC, oversaw a national marketing campaign.

“My goals as the ACO Marketing and PR Committee Chair are to: create opportunities to increase awareness of ADHD coaching as a viable and valuable part of individuals’ and families’ support systems; build on existing partnerships and establish new relationships with other professional groups to exchange knowledge for the benefit of our common ADHD-client community; and collaborate with other ACO committees to create an environment that will provide educational opportunities and support to ADHD coaches so they may develop and excel professionally.” – Pat Hudak

Find out more about Pat Hudak at: www.pathfinder-coaching-tutoring.com