Fran Fisher MCC
Entrepreneur, Executive & Mentor Coach
Fran Fisher is a Master Certified Coach (MCC) accredited by the International Coach Federation. With an international client list, Fran’s mission is to empower her clients in achieving their visions while living their best lives. Her legacy to the international coaching profession demonstrates the value of personal and professional mastery and mentorship for all professional coaches.
Fran is a visionary leader, international speaker, and published author. She specializes in providing coaching services for visionary leaders, executives, and business owners, collaborative work teams, as well as coaching and mentoring for experienced coaches.
Recipient of The Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 by the ICF Chapter of Washington State, Fran is recognized internationally as one of the pioneers and champions for coaching. She served as a founding International Coach Federation, ICF, Executive Board member, and co-chair of the Ethics and Standards Committee, responsible for developing the Credentialing Programs for aspiring coaches and training schools. Fran was the first Executive Director of the Association for Coach Training Organizations, ACTO. She has been serving ICF as a PCC and MCC Credentialing Assessor since 1998.
In 1991, Fran founded the Living Your Vision® (LYV) process for empowering individuals in transforming their visions into reality. In 1997, Fran founded the Academy for Coach Training, one of the first International Coach Federation (ICF) accredited schools. In 2005, shifting her focus to private practice. Fran sold the ACT and LYV businesses and their associated trademarks to I & AM, LLC dba inviteCHANGE.
Fran is certified in the Core Values Index (CVI) assessment as a Master VAR (Value Added Relationship) with Taylor Protocols, Inc. She provides coaching and consulting for her clients and training for Practitioners of the CVI assessment. Taylor’s CVI is a unique assessment that provides insight into the innate, unchanging core-driving nature of individuals. Additional certifications include Learning in Action EQ, Dependable Strengths, and TILT 365.
Fran has also authored several books, including
Violet’s Vision, WWW.VIOLETSVISION.COM
The Illusion of Hopelessness, WWW.THEILLUSIONOFHOPELESSNESS.COM
Calling Forth Greatness, Seven Coaching Wisdoms for Transforming Your Life
Empowerment Selling, WWW.EMPOWERMENTSELLING.COM (Co-author)
No Winner Ever Got There without a Coach (Co-author)
Fran’s highest vision is a world where everyone is enjoying a rich and fulfilling life, living true to their
essence, life purpose, and values. She believes this is what the world needs of us—to be true to ourselves—and that coaching is the contribution we can make for this transformation in our world.
She is also passionate about restoring harmony with our Mother Earth and supports a number of initiatives focused on innovative ways to address environmental issues.
In 2016, Fran walked the Camino de Santiago in Spain as a personal challenge and vision quest. At
home near Seattle, WA, she enjoys ballroom dancing, long walks on ocean beaches, and hiking Pacific Northwest trails.
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