206-299-23605208 Carlton Street  Bethesda, MD  20816


Walter W. Sawatzky

Customized Coaching LLC

Walter has been certified by LIAT since 2008. He has used the EQ in Action Profile in many different circumstances with success: senior business leaders, young adults with relationship struggles,church leaders following a congregational blow-up, etc. Clients have invariably found transforming insights in the process.

In 2006 he established Customized Coaching LLC as a unique company in the career/job coaching industry which focuses on supporting leaders’ pursuit of their LifeWork by increasing spiritual discipline, self-awareness and high performance capacities.   Prior to that, Walter was engaged in social work, human resource management, and as a guide in Ignatian spirituality.

He has served extended times through the post-disaster trauma recovery periods in South Florida (1992-96), New Orleans (2006-07) and Haiti (2010 – present).

Walter is a member of the International Coach Federation and has been trained and certified by Transition Dynamics Inc. ( as a Master Transition Coach.

Lynn Cohen

Designs to Grow

Newtown, PA

Lynn Cohen, PCC president of Designs To Grow, is a certified personal and
professional development coach. Lynn’s experience includes working with
corporate executives, business teams, business owners and individuals.

Lynn’s tag line for her business is “Develop the personal so you can thrive
professionally.” Emotional intelligence, communication skills, intuition and
business, team building, management and coaching skill training, leadership
development, relationship issues and work – life balance are Lynn’s main areas
of expertise.

Lynn has a BS degree in Individual and Family Studies, is a certified
graduate of CoachU; a two year coach training school, a graduate of The
Evolutionary Institute; a two year advanced coach training school focusing on
visionary leadership and is certified in EQ in Action. She has taken and
completed courses in mind-body connection, Reiki, intuition development and
more. She was also rated as a top vendor at Johnson and Johnson.