Ella is a certified Life, Transitions, and Mental Fitness coach who helps her clients realign their careers and lives to match their values more closely.
After coming to the US from Ukraine in 1995, Ella settled in San Francisco and started her 20+ year career with technology companies in Silicon Valley. This journey took her from tiny startups to a large international corporation (SAP), and from technical roles in development to program and partner management, customer success, and business development. Along the way, she obtained her MBA degree at Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley. She also discovered coaching while working at SAP where she was selected to become an internal coach, conflict counselor, and facilitator. Ella encourages her clients to view their professional and personal life as an ever-evolving path. She helps them develop a strategy to find fulfillment at any stage of their life and career; navigate transitions with grace and humor, and discover happiness in the present moment
Expertise -Confidence and self-acceptance -Career Planning at any career stage -Early talent/first job preparation -Interviewing skills -Compensation negotiations -Career progression -Getting promoted -Transitioning into new roles -Managerial skills -Communication -Mental Fitness - ability to see things from a positive perspective