Jessie Kwatamdia is the proud owner of a new franchise, “The Growth Coach of Columbia”. The Growth Coach is the world’s largest provider of affordable group coaching, training, and workshops. Jessie offers group and one-on-one coaching for business owners, sales professionals, managers, management teams, self-employed professionals, and more. She utilizes The Growth Coach’s three-series approach – the Foundation Series, Fundamental Series, and Fast Forward Series. She has been certified in The Strategic Mindset© coaching process, which adheres to the standards, practices, and policies that the International Coaching Federation has outlined in their Code of Professional Standards and Ethics.

Jessie has a Master’s degree in Adult and Continuing Education from Kansas State University. She started her career in education and family services as a teacher, counselor and business owner. Recent roles have included the Fundraiser and Public Relations Director for Douglas County Senior Services, Director of Philanthropy at Stephens College, and Executive Director for the Greater Missouri Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. In these roles and as a member of the GMLC Class of 2018, Jessie has developed the training, experience, and programs that are needed to help business leaders grow their businesses and find balance in their lives. She is using her background in leadership, business development, coaching, and relationship-building to help the business community in the Columbia area thrive while also working with clients across Missouri in Foristell, Lake Saint Louis, O’Fallon, Warrenton, Wentzville, Saint Charles, and the surrounding areas. You can connect with Jessie via email: or via phone  (573) 200-1527.