After working as a dental hygienist for over 20 years, Linda Heeler discovered another way to help people live healthier, happier lives…without having to put her hands in their mouths :).
As an ontologically-trained coach, Linda provides her clients with the tools and skills necessary so they immediately begin to transform their lives.
Linda is a graduate of Accomplishment Coaching’s Coach Training and Leadership Program. She continued her education for two additional years and increased her skills and expertise by training and mentoring new coaches.
She earned her Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential through the International Coach Federation(ICF) where she maintains membership.
She has continued her education by receiving her certification in Positive Psychology Coaching from the WholeBeing Institute. She also earned a certificate in Systemic Team Coaching from the Academy of Executive Coaches, Renewal Associates, and taught by Dr. Peter Hawkins and Dr. Krister Lowe.
Linda has had several articles published in Rochester’s Democrat & Chronicle newspaper and was recipient of RWN’s 2017 Up & Coming Business Women’s Award. The Rochester Women’s Network presents its prestigious Up & Coming Business Women’s Award annually to local women who have worked full-time in their current career fields for fewer than 10 years. They must successfully demonstrate their professional influence in their field through numerous accomplishments, career growth and advancement, innovative and creative thinking, and initiative at work and in the community. Nominations are accepted from the community and selected by an independent panel of judges.
RWN Up & Coming Businesswomen’s Luncheon, October 2017. Linda with her mom, son, husband, daughter and son-in-law.
Linda was a member of the Rochester Women’s Network’s Board of Directors from 2015-21 where she served as Vice President of Programs and then President from 2018-20.
She has served as a volunteer workshop facilitator for the VOA’s Step By Step program whose mission is to empower women who are incarcerated in the Monroe County Jail.
Linda brings a unique set of skills and knowledge developed from her experience as a wife, mother, dental hygienist, animal lover, volunteer and active member of her community.
Linda lives in Avon, a small town south of Rochester, NY and has been married to her high school sweetheart, for 38 years. She has two amazing adult children and son-in-law, an adorable grandson and 2 beloved fur babies.