Our Facilitators

Our Z1CareerZone Certified Facilitators are the best in the business.

Meet The Facilitators

Our Z1CareerZone Certified Facilitators are the best in the business. They are trained to provide the best services for a variety of clientele and are dedicated to each of their successes. The feedback we receive from our clients on their experiences with our facilitators is nothing short of outstanding.

Dori Klass

Dori Klass

Facilitator + Certified Career Coach, e-MBA, PCC

Dori Klass helps executives, leaders and successful, mid-career professionals to achieve personal mastery, optimize their leadership capacity and reinvigorate and truly love their lives. She is an author, educator and certified coach. Her clients call her their trusted advisor, powerful advocate and a compassionate listening presence.Read more.

John Wilbanks

John Wilbanks

Facilitator

John grew up in Northern Alabama and went into the U. S. Army after graduating from Lee High School in Huntsville. While in the Army John attended many military schools, including Basic, AIDT, Airborne School, U. S. Army Special Forces Qualifications Course, Primary Leadership, Instructor Training Course, Advanced Non-Commissioned Officer Course, German and Russian Language courses, Special Operations Target Interdiction Course. Read more.

Jim Ryan

Jim Ryan

Facilitator

Jim Ryan has over 18 years’ experience in the NFL as a player and a coach. His journey from an undrafted free agent to a 10-year playing career with the Denver Broncos is an inspiring underdog story. Playing in over 150 NFL games, including 2 Super Bowls, Jim also spent 9 years as an NFL coach with Denver and Houston. Before heading into professional football, Jim earned a BA in Business Management from William and Mary as well as an MBA from the University of Denver. Read more.

Kristine Thody

Kristine Thody

Facilitator + Certified Career Coach

Kristine’s career pathway is like a jungle gym, having climbed in a few different directions, to make three career transitions to date. Today, she’s a Certified Personal & Professional Development Coach and Portfolio Manager, with 28 years of combined experience working for UBC Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, a highly regarded academic business school; ranked the #1 Best Business Program in Canada by Maclean’s University Rankings 2020. Read more.

Janet Hudson

Janet Hudson

Facilitator + Certified Career Coach

Janet is passionate about helping people learn in a way that works for them. She’s enjoyed a 25-year career in higher education as a university history professor and a professional development leader for faculty and administrators. Those experiences taught her so much about human learning and the discomfort that comes with setbacks and uncertainty. Read more.

Sandy Lamb

Sandy Lamb

Facilitator + Certified Career Coach

Sandy has a passion for helping business leaders and is known for challenging the status quo to get the best out of your greatest asset, people. She focused her entire career on process improvement, strategic planning, innovation, leadership development and human performance. She saw executive coaching as the perfect opportunity for her to give back the expertise and operational insights she learned in corporate America while affording her the opportunity to spend more time blending family and wellness into her life. Read more.

Ryan Wakefield

Ryan Wakefield

Facilitator

Ryan was born and raised in Montana. Upon graduation from high school he attended college at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida where he studied Computer Science and Aviation Business. Ryan graduated from the University of Providence (formerly University of Great Falls) with a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Health and Human Performance. Read more.

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