Meet Our Team of Certified Professional Resume Writers & Career Coaches

Each member of our team has several years’ experience helping others just like yourself! Relax and let us help you land your dream job!

Kristen G.

President; Career Coaching & Development Specialist

Recognized throughout her career as a visionary leader, Kristen realized the need to provide individualized Career Services and solutions to others. While leveraging her expertise in leadership and career development, Kristen set out to gather the country’s best Writers and Career Coaches to help others evolve in their career. As a known strategist who transforms plans into workable solutions, she leveraged her experience working in the corporate world and created a business where effectiveness, efficiency, and client satisfaction were pivotal measurements for success. With her experience in customer-oriented environments, Kristen has a proven track-record of delivering optimal results in high-growth environments. Prior to the creation of Evolution Coaching, Kristen spent several years writing and facilitating leadership development curriculum for Fortune 100 companies. She has received several awards and honors for her leadership and the development of others. Of these awards and honors, she is most proud of recently accepting an invitation to speak at The White House on behalf of other small business owners.

Jessica T.

Vice President

Jessica is the Vice President of Evolution Coaching. She applies her expertise in sales and service to spearhead large-scale projects, develop high-growth strategies, and form relationships with businesses and individuals alike. Prior to joining our team, she supported the growth of a Fortune 20 company by establishing sales, escalation, quality, and training procedures for a major business-to-business contract. The opportunity to flourish at Evolution Coaching has allowed her to accomplish the dream of creating positive impacts in people’s lives. As an expert career strategist, she coaches clients on how to present effectively as the candidate of choice. Helping clients achieve career goals is her greatest passion. Being a nature lover at heart, she spends much of her free time enjoying the great outdoors camping, fishing, and canoeing.

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Karen W., CCMC, CPRW, CPRS

Certified Career Management Coach; Certified Professional Resume Writer; Certified Public Relations Specialist

Karen offers 22+ years of expertise in writing cutting-edge, achievement-oriented resumes that have contributed to the success of thousands of job seekers ranging from students to executives across 40+ industries. As a multifaceted writer, she continuously challenges herself to craft compelling “career success stories” in the form of resumes, CVs, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and professional bios that sell her clients in a competitive job market. She has conducted outplacement training for numerous companies nationwide, helping displaced workers seamlessly transition back into the workforce, while calming their fears and helping boost their confidence. She has presented at numerous colleges and professional organizations on career-related topics.

Karen holds credentials as Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), Certified Career Management Coach (CCMC), and Certified Public Relations Specialist (CPRS). These certifications are invaluable to Karen in making sure her clients receive “the best” in career management, including resume writing and coaching in areas of identifying and aligning career options with talents and interests, developing and implementing successful job search strategies, and preparing for and navigating through the interview process.

In addition to her industry credentials, Karen holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration/Human Resources and has completed several writing and marketing programs through Duke University, American Writers & Artists, Inc., and other organizations. She writes articles and e-books that are instrumental in the success of job seekers, and samples of her resume work have been featured in several industry publications. Karen resides in Virginia with her husband and enjoys various hobbies such as making jewelry, reading, quilting, scrapbooking, and cooking.

Keisha E., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

Keisha is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) whose expertise in writing resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles spans hundreds of clients across various industries. She is a marketing, public relations, communications, and content expert whose prior experience in the newsroom as a reporter and editor form the foundation for her talent in storytelling, accentuating the positive, and creating effective, engaging personal brands for individuals.

Keisha has worked in the media, state government, the publishing industry, higher education, and for major corporations. In addition to having taught writing at the post-secondary level, she has direct experience developing the communications strategy of many HR-related matters, including talent acquisition, sourcing, retention, succession planning, and employee engagement. The diversity and breadth of her own professional exposure have provided her with relevant, meaningful insights for clients across various sectors, at dynamic points in their career journeys. Her knack for interviewing and connecting with subjects draws out achievements, accomplishments, and the many positives of the hardworking professionals she serves.

Keisha holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in English and Humanities, respectively. She has also earned several certifications, including HubSpot’s Inbound Marketing and Content Marketing credentials, and a technical writing certificate from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

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Julie D., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Career Coach

Julie is a Professional Resume Writer and Career Coach with 11 years of experience in the adult learning and education fields, and 6 years of career counseling expertise. She prides herself on creating individualized Resumes, Cover Letters, LinkedIn Profiles, and other career documents that help her clients stand out among the competition. She has worked with hundreds of clients across more than 40 industries and brings a personalized approach to each and every client she works with. Julie especially enjoys working with clients who are transitioning from military roles to the civilian workforce and with clients transitioning from one field or industry to another.

Julie began her career as a Vocational Counselor, where she designed self-employment business models for people with disabilities. She is a nationally-known adult learning speaker and educator and resides in Maryland.

Rosemarie G., CPRW, CEIP

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Certified Employment Interview Professional

Rosemarie is an accomplished resume writer and experienced interview/career coach. She began her career in 1995 as a recruiter with a full-service employment agency. Her skill and success as a resume writer grew through determining that most candidates conducting a job search were faced with the critical problem of an ineffective resume. She began critiquing and editing resumes for her clients to improve their interview success rate. Wanting to hone her skills, she joined numerous industry organizations where she received extensive training and certifications, including Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP), Certified Federal Resume Writer (CFRW), Certified Web Portfolio Practitioner (CWPP), and Certified Electronic Career Coach (CECC) to perfect the art of resume writing, career search skills, and career management strategies.

She has had many resumes featured in industry publications. Her areas of specialty include writing for individuals at all levels in sales, marketing, finance, science, technology, human resources, recruitment/talent acquisition, and operations across a broad range of industries. She has written numerous federal resumes and KSAs for military and law enforcement candidates. Rosemarie has extensive experience writing career transition resumes. Working with candidates who are transitioning to a new career allows her to maximize her creative writing skills with a proven record of success in delivering positive results to her clients!

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Melissa O., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

Melissa is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with expertise crafting compelling personal marketing documents for clients at all career levels. Whether working with seasoned executives or recent college graduates, she enjoys the collaborative process of uncovering and articulating clients’ accomplishments to tell unique career stories. She has a strong background in workforce development program management, organizational learning, and corporate human resources, which has deepened her ability to provide exceptional customer service for clients in diverse industries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Human Ecology from the College of the Atlantic and a certificate in HR Management from Bryant University.

Andy R., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

Andy is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with over 25 years’ experience in Human Resources, specializing in Staffing and Recruitment within the private and public sectors. He designs resumes with the primary focus on illustrating the unique value of each person and the benefits he/she offers to an employer. He has authored Internship Programs for three organizations, which have contributed to the educational enterprise. Andy earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from St. Thomas University and is a member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARW/CC).

Steve W., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Career Coach

Steve has written more than 2,000 Resumes, Cover Letters, and LinkedIn Profiles for job seekers around the globe! He was previously in Operations Management and has gained valuable experience as an entrepreneur. Throughout his career, Steve has managed many functions, including IT, Operations, Marketing, Sales, Training, Finance, Accounting, Project Management, Business Analysis, HR, Customer Service, and Administration.

In addition, Steve has been writing for the internet since 2008, with a focus on producing manuals, articles, SEO, newsletters, brochures, websites, white papers, press releases, blogs, and features. He has also published three books and written and recorded several songs (and CDs) with a longtime, Chicago-based band he co-founded.

Originally from Chicago, Steve and his wife, Rita, reside in Cape Coral, Florida.

Jay K., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Career Coach

Jay is a Certified Professional Resume Writer and Career Strategist, having helped hundreds of clients identify career goals and ultimately create an effective Resume, Cover Letter and/or LinkedIn Profile to achieve success. Jay believes, “You Are Your Brand,” and your presentation is the handshake that introduces you to the world.

Jay earned his Master’s degree in Education, teaches Career and Professional Development classes at Universities across the country, and is a Career Consultant who advises candidates on career planning, etiquette, and techniques to overcome interview jitters and stand out amongst the competition.

Sean C., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Career Coach

Sean is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) and Career Coach, currently located in Athens, Georgia. Prior to gaining his coaching certification in 2009, he earned his M.Ed. in Counseling and Guidance Services from Clemson University, and spent 15 years working in Student Affairs roles in higher education. Sean specializes in writing documents that align a candidate’s strengths and experiences with the core competencies of target positions. In his coaching, he works with clients to explore interests and experiences to create purposeful career plans and move forward with confidence in his or her skills and abilities. He has worked with clients from the Entry-level to the Executive suite, to pursue roles in Sales, Supply Chain Management, Operations, Information Technology, Education, Non-Profit Administration, Management, and Higher Education Administration.

Sean previously published the Higher Ed Career Coach blog and hosted its companion podcast, the Higher Ed Career Coach Show on BlogTalkRadio.com. He contributed a chapter to SelfGrowth.com’s book, “101 Great Ways to Enhance Your Career,” and was a featured expert in “10 Minute Job Search Success” from JobLaunchCoach and the “WetFeet.Com Insider Guide: Conquering the Career Fair.”

Alex L., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

Alex is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) with more than 5 years of experience helping clients create Resumes, LinkedIn Profiles, and other personal branding products. He has helped clients at all professional levels in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia create the documents and strategies needed to facilitate their professional aspirations.

Additionally, Alex draws on his personal experience as a federal employee and military member to assist clients who are seeking help in navigating the civil service application process, as well as those needing assistance in translating their military experience in a way that makes them attractive to civilian employers.

Alex holds an MBA and a Master of Science in Management and Leadership. In addition to his work on personal branding materials, Alex has written and edited technical publications and articles for engineering, production, and defense applications.

Candace B., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

As a virtual office professional since 2012, Candace is an accomplished Certified Professional Resume Writer with specializations in digital portfolio development and Internet resume distribution. She is also a business blogger, SEO link-builder, and project-based proposal and marketing specialist. Her passions are document layouts, business writing, and resume development.

A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Candace has made a warm, cozy home in Atlanta for the last 20 years. While in the hustle and bustle of the South’s capital metropolis, she first pursued an engaged and colorful career in print journalism, turning in publication layout designs as well as arts, culture, travel and local news articles for the Decatur Community Review, Southern Lifestyles, Target Atlanta, MARTA magazine, Georgia on my Mind state travel and tourism guide, Crossroads News of South DeKalb, and the travel and tourism association guide for the Southeast.

As the course of journalism began to transform as a profession, Candace completed an MBA with an emphasis in IT Project Management and Marketing at DeVry University. Her graduate studies opened the door for her to pursue additional interests in sales proposal writing and technical resume development for career professionals and those returning to work in the IT, Construction, and Engineering industries for both federal and private business sectors.

Bob R., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer; Career Coach

Bob is a Chicago-based writer with over 20 years of writing experience, including more than five years as a Resume Writer and Career Consultant. He has written feature articles, columns, newsletters, educational content, marketing collateral, business plans, press releases, and other communication pieces on diverse topics for a variety of companies, including several Fortune 500 organizations.

Having worked in multiple industries, Bob is most experienced in Personal Finance, Financial Services, Insurance, Healthcare, Law, and Tax. Bob effectively leverages his experience to develop high-quality Resumes, CVs, Federal Resumes, Cover Letters, LinkedIn Profiles, Executive Biographies, and other job search and personal branding tools. He has completed more than 1,000 Resumes, CVs, and Federal Resumes for clients around the world.

He earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

Racquel S., CPRW

Certified Professional Resume Writer

Racquel is a Certified Professional Resume Writer with 10+ years of direct experience providing career and specialized solutions to independent career seekers through large organizations.  Racquel serves as a Resume Writer and Career Consultant for Outplacement and Career Transition Services.  She works with displaced workers seeking resume and cover letter creation and enhancement and is frequently among the leaders on her team in project turnaround time.

Racquel began her professional career with Metropolitan Life Inc. as a Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant.  In this role, she completed interviews, executed claims, conducted analysis and market research, and coordinated vocational rehabilitation programs for the organization.  Following her work at Metropolitan Life, Racquel worked as a Job Placement Specialist.  This is where she honed her skills in the field of career consultation and assistance, creating resumes and cover letters for clients, placing them into career opportunities that were a good match for their skill sets, and creating special programs for seekers with disabilities.

Racquel worked for DeVry University as a Career Advisor, leading the team with over 85% of her caseload of students being placed into employment opportunities.  Racquel met with graduates to outline their skill sets and interests, created resumes and cover letters to enhance their career profiles, and assisted them with soft skills like speaking, writing, and relationship building through collaboration.  Racquel took on a similar role at Kaplan University with the unique challenge of working solely online with graduates from the institution.  At Kaplan, Racquel also led her team in student employment outcomes at over 93%.

Racquel holds an M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling with honors and a B.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling with honors, both from Northern Illinois University.  She is a member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches.  Racquel is a married mother of three and enjoys cooking, Zumba, and interior decorating.

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