Cal-ICMA Coaching Program

Cal-ICMA Coaching Program

The Coaching Program also provides free one-to-one coaching by senior managers profiled on the Cal-ICMA website. Emerging leaders and mid-managers are encouraged to select a suitable coach by going to and clicking on the “Coaches Gallery.” Other on-going services include e-coaching, seminars, and workshops.

NOTE: further details for each webinar, including presenters, registration requirements, and group discussion questions, become available two weeks in advance of the scheduled webinar via subscription to the complimentary email list: or at “Live Audio & Archives” tab of

For questions, comments, or suggestions, please contact Don Maruska, Master Certified Coach, Director, Cal-ICMA Coaching Program,

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