Who we are


With over ten years of coaching and training, Meredith Haberfeld is co-founder of IFC Coaching, and prior to that Meredith was a Senior Vice President of Paradigm Direct, a $200 Million Dollar marketing services firm, managing a team of over 60 employees. Her business background makes her especially effective in working with entrepreneurs, executives and their teams.
Randi Raskin Nash has over 20 years experience in management at the Fortune 500 level. She earned her certification as a Professional Coach through the International Coach Academy. She combines a diverse and successful business background with extensive coaching, communication, and facilitation experience. She respects and acknowledges the many vital aspects that make up our lives and takes a “whole you” approach to her work. Randi brings a unique combination of skills, experience, and “know how” to coaching, providing clients with a thought-provoking, substantive, and practical process to maximize their personal and professional potential.
Paul Zeven is the former CEO of Philips Electronics North America. During his 40-year career he coached and guided approximately 100 executives, enabling them to enhance their leadership skills and take significant strides in their career paths. In addition, he has been a presenter and moderator for several Leadership courses at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Center for Creative Leadership.
MaryAnn Gonzalez serves as a consultant to executive teams, sales forces and individual professionals throughout a variety of industries and corporations. A fierce believer in human progress and the ability of individuals, teams and organizations to evolve functionally and culturally, MaryAnn’s talent lies in her ability to quickly pinpoint and resolve personal development and business issues that stifle performance and creativity.
Merideth Mehlberg, Executive Coach and Career Strategist, helps professionals transform their work from blah to bliss. She specializes in guiding corporate managers, executives and successful entrepreneurs to build joy and innovation into their life and work. Her effortless dance between expert career advice and compassionate curiosity is based on years spent recruiting and managing teams, in-depth coaching training and on-the-ground experience guiding hundreds of professionals through the career transformation process.
Deborah is a Certified Professional Coach, Master Energy Leadership Practitioner and a professional public speaker. Deborah’s coaching expertise is in Individual, executive and business/career coaching. She works in the areas of Life Transitions, Work/life Balance, Energy Leadership and Career Management. Deborah also provides training in areas including Leadership Development, Team Building and Conflict Management.
Described by her clients as “a gifted coach and facilitator who is both intuitive and pragmatic,” Rachel brings more than 19 years of Human Resources, training, coaching, facilitating, and speaking experience to support her clients to achieve their goals. Previously, Rachel was Manager of Training and Organizational Development at Easton Sports, as well as Regional Human Resources Manager at EMI Music Distribution. Rachel’s clients include some of the country’s largest organizations, such as Raytheon, Citibank, Mattel, US Navy, Warner Brothers, Nestle, Braille Institute, Disney/ABC, and more. She holds an MS in Counseling for Business and achieved her Coaching Credential through the International Coach Federation. Rachel is also a soulful singer who enthralls and motivates her audiences to maximize their strengths, by incorporating singing and music into some of her programs.
Nancy Ancowitz is a business communication coach and author of Self-Promotion for Introverts®, a Publisher’s Weekly “Best Book” selection. She helps clients – introverts and extroverts alike – with vital career-building and leadership skills: influencing audiences in front of a room as well as one on one.
As an executive leadership development coach, Valia propels business leaders to reach their full potential across a wide array of business challenges and opportunities. From developing processes and strategy to enhancing personal balance and power, Valia guides her clients to transformational, meaningful, and long-lasting change.
Lillian is a personal development “life” coach who partners with her clients in creating meaningful, balanced, and fulfilling lives. She works with her clients to form clear visions for the areas of their lives where they seek results, and then projects are devised with set goals to achieve those results. Together Lillian and her clients create and implement structures as a way of hitting set milestones and achievements toward the client’s goal.
Amber Barnes helps companies maximize human performance. She works with leaders, followers and teams to facilitate all-in engagement with themselves, others, and their environment. Her passion lies in rehumanizing the workplace in service of healthy, happy, and engaged communities.
With over 20 years experience as a consultant, coach, public speaker, and national sales trainer, Mickey has consulted, designed and delivered workshops nationally. She works with a wide range of leaders and executives producing business value through creative and actionable strategy in turn bringing about lasting change that adds to the quality of their lives and personal well-being.
Jay Feldman has worked in the financial services field for over 30 years, training, coaching and consulting with the industries firms and advisors. Jay has built branch offices from inception and used his business development skills to enhance advisors skill sets in areas such as client acquisition, marketing and other branding initiatives.
Courtney Webster is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach and creator of Your Recovered Life Series, featuring exciting conversations with those who have found their calling in recovery and are living lives beyond their wildest dreams. Courtney’s a dynamic and compassionate coach, known for helping clients make bold and courageous changes.
Teri Goetz, AAC, MS, L.AC is fiercely committed to revolutionizing what women believe is possible for themselves – in their careers, lives and relationships. Teri is a wise, grounded expert who helps you reconnect with that passion and purpose deep inside of you, push aside your fears and find what’s been missing in your life.
Nick’s strengths in performance consulting, leadership development and coaching are designed to align leadership teams, clarify strategies and create high-functioning work environments where teams are engaged in a spirit of collaboration. Nick brings extensive experience in integrating and improving multiple business channels as well as helping clients formulate and align on strategies to drive higher revenues and greater results.
Mark Ripka has 25 years of business experience. Throughout his career, Mark has gravitated to those roles that have allowed him to refine his analytical thinking and strategic positioning skills, as well as his communication, leadership, and negotiation skills. Mark draws on his years of business experience as a salesperson, manager, and C-level leader to help others grow professionally and achieve their goals.

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