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Julie Gieske, Visual Facilitator

Julie Gieske

Julie Gieske
Visual Facilitator

  • Education
    Master of Arts in Organizational Development and Management,
    Fielding Graduate University

    Bachelor of Arts in Film and Video Production/
    Theater Arts,
    UC Santa Cruz
  • Certifications
    Master Practitioner
    of Neurolinguistics

    Certified Professional Coach

Julie collaborates on projects utilizing the tools of group process and design such as visual facilitation, creative engagement, and storytelling to bring strategy and tactics into clear focus. In addition, she incorporates change methodologies such as Appreciative Inquiry, Positive Psychology, Strengths Finder, and Neurolinguistics. Julie’s unique skillset combines facilitation, active listening, and graphic recording to bring energy and vibrancy to each engagement. Julie has been associated with The Novak Consulting Group since 2011 and has worked on a variety of strategic planning and facilitation projects.

Julie developed her group process design through a broad range of experience. She received her master’s degree in Organizational Development and Management from Fielding Graduate University, is certified as a professional coach through The Coaches Training Institute, and is a certified Master Practitioner of Neurolinguistics. Julie also received professional training through The Grove Consultants International and has been mentored by leaders in the fields of visual facilitation, facilitation, organizational development, coaching, storytelling, and performance. The result is a wide range of exposure to various approaches that culminates in a unique style that is customizable for each engagement.