Magdalena Nowicka Mook is the CEO of the International Coaching Federation

(ICF). Previously, she held positions with the Council of State Governments and the U.S. Department of

Agriculture’s Economic Research Service. She is a trained coach and a frequent speaker on subjects of

coaching and leadership. She received a master’s degree in economics and international trade from the

Warsaw School of Economics, Poland. She also graduated from the Copenhagen Business School’s

Advanced Program in International Management and Consulting.


-Renaming the International Coaching Federation

-Changes to the ICF

-Why join professional associations

-Credibility as a coach and the importance of a code of ethics

-Equality and Diversity in Coaching

-Is Coaching an Elite Profession

-Client demand and social progress

-ICF Growth and Leadership – We are only as good as our stakeholders

-Empowering a world for coaching