Biography

Jane Wells Schooley is an internationally certified leadership coach with over 35+ years experience as an entrepreneur and leader. She is Vice President of Recreational Concepts Development Corp and Founder/owner of Northstar Team Development and Northstar Women Leaders.  Additionally, she is core investor of Keller Williams Real Estate, Allentown Market Center.   Jane is a CMBA (certified Master Behavioral Analyst) and a certified Olweus bullying prevention trainer and consultant to both educational institutions and businesses. Jane speaks professionally on topics related to the most disturbing business trends, multiple generations in the workplace, emotional intelligence, experiential education, issues women leaders face, behavioral styles, coaching and leadership development as well as Tapping your Inner Warrior.

Jane’s certifications include:  Emotional Intelligence, DISC, Strategic Planning through Leadership Strategies, Facilitating The Leadership Challenge and Coaching the Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI 360).  Additionally, Jane is a member of the International Coach Federation, National Association of Female Executives, Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, a past Toastmaster, graduate of the National Speaker's Association- Philadelphia Chapter's  Presentations Master Classes. Wells Schooley is the founder and leader of the Brown Bin, a supply chain of donations to over 40+ nonprofits in the Lehigh Valley.

Formerly, Jane served in various roles of CEO/Team Leader, leadership & sales seminar leader and productivity coach at Keller Williams-Allentown Market Center/Keystone Partners Group; Executive Director of the Pennsylvania State Democratic Party; Congressional candidate; former Political and Legislative Vice President-Action for the National Organization for Women and former full time Pennsylvania State University faculty member. Jane has her BA and MA from The Pennsylvania State University and completed her international coaching certification requirements and graduated from Australia’s International Coach Academy. Jane is an Athena Award recipient and has been recognized for servant leadership to her community particularly with the US refugee program, children's charities and Upward Bound.  Wells Schooley has been named a Woman of Influence, received the Lehigh Valley SUITS Award in the area of human resources, and was awarded the Presidential Points of Light Volunteer Service Award  for creating meaningful change in communities.  Wells Schooley received from the Association of Talent Development (ATD), the Talent Development Excellence Award for Leadership Development Excellence. 

Jane is a proud matriarch to 30+ refugee children who live with their families in the Lehigh Valley and beyond; she is actively involved in their daily lives.