Meet Our Team

THE PRACTICE™ is a four-step process aimed at developing, practicing, and mastering the skills of Emotional Intelligence. Working with a Certified Coach will help you to maximize your EQ development. 

KELLI PORCARO, PCC, EQAP, EQCC
Principal Consultant and Coach, Master Certified EQ Practitioner and Assessor
ICF Certified Coach | Six Seconds Preferred Partner

Kelli brings 25+ years of Organizational Development experience to her work as a Consultant and Coach. She has worked in a wide range of industries helping organizations develop leaders, navigate change, and unlock infinite possibility. Using a combination of assessment, training, and coaching, Kelli will partner with you to help you reach your professional and personal goals. 

Kelli is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), a Master Certified EQ Assessor and Practitioner, an EQ Area Network Leader with Six Seconds, a Panelist with the Six Seconds EQ Community Forum, and a Hogan Certified Assessor.

JULIE SMITH, ACC, EQAC, SHRM-CP
Coach and Consultant, Certified EQ Assessor, ICF Certified Coach,
SHRM Certified Professional | Six Seconds Area Network Leader
 

Julie brings more than 25 years of experience as a marketplace leader in Human Resources Management, training and development, small business growth, and coaching leaders. As their coach, she partners with leaders to help them clarify vision and goals, gain insight, build trust and engagement, and improve their ability to connect with and effectively lead others.

Julie works with leaders in a variety of industries including technology, marketing, accounting, financial services, business consulting, health care, small business start-ups, sales, hospitality, military and nonprofit.

It is Julie’s professional mission to empower others to create positive change and greater well-being so they can lead themselves and the organizations and families they serve. It’s a holistic approach for creating healthy, vibrant organizations that experience greater engagement and performance.

Julie holds a Masters’ Degree in Public Administration. She is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), a Certified EQ Assessor, an EQ Area Network leader with Six Seconds, and a Certified Professional with the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM).

Kelly Cousineau, ICF Certified Coach, PCLC 
Strengths Champion Certified Coach | Six Seconds Brain Profile Certification

For over 20 years, Kelly has provided training and consulting services to corporations, primarily strategic planning and business process improvement. Now Kelly works with business leaders to address the unique challenges they face while building their businesses. She partners with them to overcome the obstacles that get in their way. As their coach, she pushes them forward when needed and always encourages their progress. Kelly has worked with leaders and their teams in many industries, such as: Manufacturing, Food Production, Hospitality, Financial Planning, Marketing & Promotion, Construction Management, Health Care, Non-Profit Services, Ministries, and Churches.

Kelly’s educational background is Aeronautical Engineering and Computer Science and enjoys the occasional reference to her as a Rocket Scientist. While these functional disciplines aren’t a core part of her services, she relies on the fundamentals to quickly understand nuances of her clients’ businesses.

Nikkie Evans, LCPC
Customer Experience Manager, EQuip Studios

Nikkie works behind the scenes to ensure you are delighted with THE PRACTICE™ experience. She can answer any questions you have about your account, billing, and reporting. Nikkie can be reached directly at Nikkie@EQuipStudios.net.