A conqueror of mediocrity, Francie Van Wirkus is a certified professional coach in the insurance and financial services industry, with an Agile, Lean and sales focus.She helps people of all levels take strategic, sustainable steps toward their goals.Her innovative ways of leading and sustaining change are helping lead a large IT transformation effort in a complex organization, where she is a SAFe 4.0 Program Consultant.
Francie is an active keynote speaker, author, blogger, and cancer survivor. She is co-founder of AB2 Consulting Services LLC, and co-host of Agile Bettys, a motivational podcast that encourages living an agile lifestyle. She is author of a new business novel series on leadership, The Dominant Gene. Leading the Unlikely, the third book in the series, is slated for release in early 2018.
Hailing from a family of successful business owners, Francie is passionate about generously helping and mentoring entrepreneurs. She connects and motivates indie developers, game developers, artists, and musicians to find their potential.
Francie enjoys racing endurance events, as well as helping people do what seems impossible with Breakthrough Coaching. She lives in suburban Milwaukee with her husband and three delightful children.