Jen Berton is an executive coach and Chief of Staff consultant. Grounded in the belief that people work to live and not live to work, Jen partners with professionals to discover their passion, find purpose in the work they do, and achieve an overall sense of joy, meaning, and balance in life.
Jen leverages her experience as a seasoned leader in competitive corporate environments and a core skill set of strategic thinking, relationship building, showing up authentically, and using humor to relate to others. She takes what she has learned over a 20+ year career in a variety of organizations, cultures, and industries and combines it with training in professional coaching to create a grounded approach that helps clients achieve overall well-being.
Jen's executive coaching services include leadership development; executive presence; individual, team, and burnout coaching; career transitions; personal branding and communications; and resume writing and job searches.
Jen has thrived in a variety of organizations, including large global financial services companies, luxury consumer brands, academic medical centers, government agencies, marketing communications firms, and small non-profits. Armed with high EQ, Jen has served as a trusted advisor, coach, and confidant to many executives. She has also been successful in building high performing teams, maximizing employee performance, retaining top talent, and inspiring teams to drive results.
Most recently Jen served as the Global Head of Strategy and Operations for a risk management consultancy. Reporting to the global president, Jen oversaw day-to-day operations and directed activities associated with strategic initiatives, sales operations, finance operations, contractors and offshore resources, and knowledge management. She worked closely with all aspects of the business, including but not limited to Finance, Technology, Digital, Human Resources, Legal, and Compliance to effectively support the business.
Jen holds a BA from Villanova University and certifications in Professional Coaching (iPEC), Energy Leadership Index Master Practitioner (iPEC), Team Momentum Coaching (Good Leadership), and Corporate Sustainability Management: Risk, Profit, and Purpose (Yale).
Jen lives in New England with her husband, two children, and Bailey, their Covid puppy. She is active in her community, mentoring female professionals, volunteering at local schools, and coaching youth soccer and baseball.