Hi, I'm Michelle

the coach, project manager, and head cheerleader for my clients


I help people transform their lives by turning their ideas into actions.


We are masters at telling ourselves our dreams can wait.  

Between the endless to do list, job, family, friends, and social life, it's easy to dream about doing something but when it comes to taking action you tell yourself it's not the right time...maybe next month, or next year... I get it!

Maybe you want to start a business, create something, or make a life change, but feel like you don't know how to start or have enough time...

What if I told you that we could find an easy first step and it's possible to start right now?

You don't have to wait. You can move forward now, even with all of your other responsibilities. I promise you won't burn out (and if you're already burnt out, we can get you back in balance).  

You deserve to live your life to the fullest. I know big goals can be overwhelming, but with a good plan and accountability, you can do anything, and I'd be honored to help. 

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.”
— Chinese Proverb



    Education & Training

    I completed my first coach training with Jacob Sokol and received guidance from some of the best coaches in the business. I follow the Co-Active Coaching Model, which balances self-awareness, communication, and action as tools to create fulfillment, connection, and success.

    I graduated with honors from University of California Irvine with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and dual minors in African American Studies and Gender & Sexuality Studies. I also earned two certificates in Diversity and Planning & Human Services.

    I earned my Master’s Degree in Justice Studies from Arizona State University. During that time I mentored high risk teens through the New Pathways for Youth organization, taught several courses, and published a thesis that examined representations of race and gender in online social networks.

    Professional Bio

    Michelle McCormick is a coach and consultant who has spent the last 10 years helping people achieve personal and professional goals. She started her career advising college students, helping them navigate personal challenges, graduate, and launch their careers. She began coaching professionally in 2013 and has helped people change careers, start businesses, publish their work, improve relationships, and more. 

    She is a speaker, teacher, and hosts workshops on human development. She has spoken on the power of purpose at City Year Los Angeles, created a course for Wisdom Times, hosted a Productivity Power Hour for WeWork Hollywood, and had a year-long appointment as the resident life coach for The Unique Space in Los Angeles. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California with her partner Davin and their dog Diego.

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    * Photos by Arielle Velasquez