Testimonials Michelle Saunders Managing Principal of Michelle Finegan Saunders Coaching Greater San Diego Area __________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Life Sciences ______________________________________________________________________________________________ “Michelle was very strong in organizing her team to succeed. She anticipated the needs of senior management and the Board and was able to effectively focus the activities and communications of her team to address those needs. She was a very strong advocate for people who worked for her, a pleasure to work with, and a great voice of reason in helping me to think through my career.”
Aaron Levine, Senior Manager, Patient Marketing, Genentech, South San Francisco, CA and formerly a Senior Product Manager at Skinmedica, Inc., San Diego, CA ______________________________________________________________________________________________ "As acareer coach, Michelle was very helpful during a time of transition in getting me to focus on the issues I was facing and identify my priorities. She helped me develop a plan of action and held me accountable for my activities, which helped motivate me to take action and think through issues more clearly, as well as to reduce my stress level. I would definitely recommend Michelle as a great resource for anyone going through a transition in their lives.” Georgia Theofan, Sr. Director, Clinical Operations, Ceregene, San Diego, CA ______________________________________________________________________________________________
Professional Services ______________________________________________________________________________________________ "Between a high stress career and duties of a single mom, I had little time for me and felt burned out, which resulted in poor physical and emotional health. Michelle helped me re-evaluate my life plan which included a renewed focus on key priorities and recommendations for reducing/eliminating barriers. I have tangible, measurable goals I work on each week to move me towards an improved work/life balance. This process has provided me with professional clarity, improved health, and quality time with family and for me!"
Brenda Neal, Sales Operations Consultant, Orange County, CA ______________________________________________________________________________________________
"Michelle Finegan Saunders brings years of experience as a corporate executive and as successful working mother to her coaching clients. She is a strategic thinker, a results driven business person and most importantly a pragmatic and highly creative marketing person. Her kindness and humor allow every individual to quickly trust her instincts and recognize that Michelle fashions a forward and effective plan to make life more prosperous personally and professionally. I refer my clients to Michelle knowing they will be taken care of with grace, keen business sense and professionalism."
Saundra Pelletier, Owner, Saundra Pelletier International, San Diego, CA