Multi-award winning executive coach, author, two-time cancer survivor, and single mother, Josie Thomson has been a force of transformation in the lives of many. Josie has pioneered the use of neuroscience principles in working with business leaders around the globe since 2006.
Josie is the CEO of Wise Advocate Enterprises and an acclaimed international speaker, and resilience, mindfulness and mindset expert. She has completed studies in business, the neuroscience of leadership, and workplace mindfulness facilitation. She is also one of only a handful of master certified coaches around the world with the International Coaching Federation.
Josie was awarded International Gold Stevie Award for Maverick of the Year (Difference Maker) for 2014 and 2015, The Women In Business Coach/Mentor of the Year, 2014 Silver Award, and is a former Telstra Business Woman of the Year finalist. She co-authored, The Wise Advocate – The Inner Voice of Strategic Leadership with Dr Jeffrey M Schwartz and Art Kleiner.
What holds the threads of Josie’s work all together is a commitment to personal transformation. Her work helps to ‘transcend limitations, transform wounds into love, empowerment, forgiveness, compassion and gratitude.’ Her work as a coach and inspirational speaker and guide (not to mention her life experience as someone who has experienced illness, death and has raised two children against all odds) has been inseparable from her own journey toward self-understanding and self-mastery.