Linda K.



United States

Midwest – ActionCOACH Heartland;

4 Most Important Things to Know About ActionCOACH Linda K. Krei:

A Coach Who Gets Results…Linda is known as a visionary leader with ability to positively influence organizational culture and facilitate change to achieve bottom-line results in business organizations. Demonstrating an enthusiasm to help others self-discover their natural talents, Linda encourages development by focusing on maximizing individual strengths using a positive coaching model. Her passion to serve and positive energy are contagious and help ignite a desire and confidence in others to think differently and explore "what might be".

An Accomplished Business Professional…Linda is a certified business coach with ActionCOACH as well as a senior-level Human Resource Executive, experienced facilitator and coach/teacher with the John Maxwell team. Linda is an effective leader skilled in coaching and leading teams to keep pace with accelerated growth. She has experience in human resources, culture transformation, change leadership, leadership coaching, organizational training and development and customer and quality service. Linda is a certified trainer in Adding Zeros, Crucial Conversations and Crucial Accountability, 360 CCL Certified Facilitator, and numerous other leader assessment tools.

A Wealth of Knowledge and Experience…As a previous senior human resource executive in the corporate world, Linda is a results-oriented leader with extensive experience including operations management and strategic partnering. Identified as energized and enthusiastic, inspiring others to new levels of greatness, Linda focuses on strengths to stimulate personal and group excellence. As an ActionCOACH, Linda belongs to a network of over 1,000 business coaches in 75 countries. With this global network of brain power, as well as her credentials including Masters in Business Administration (MBA), Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business with double majors Business Finance and Economics, SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications, experience in process excellence and redesign, Linda is skilled at simplifying, clarifying and connecting complex issues into actionable steps and has the tools to guide her clients to success.

A Devoted Wife, Dedicated Mother and Active Community Member…Linda is married to her high school sweetheart Terry and enjoys singing with him as members of a contemporary praise and worship team. They enjoy family time including family travels with their 2 grown children and grandchild. Linda serves on multiple local, regional and national governance boards including Unity Point St. Luke’s College, Women Lead Change (WLC), Siouxland Women Connect, and the LCMC Ministry Board. She is a member of Women United of the Siouxland United Way, Junior League of Siouxland, Sioux City, Iowa and South Sioux City, Nebraska Chambers, previously served on the Siouxland Y Board and as Board Chairperson of Siouxland Human Investment Partnership and Lutheran Social Services of Iowa. Linda believes in and demonstrates skill by leading with a servant’s heart.

Reasons Clients Choose Linda K. Krei as their Business Coach

Results…Linda has guided teams and organizations in achieving their strategic initiatives through team development, process improvement, process redesign, leadership development and coaching.

Trust…Linda always establishes an environment of trust with her clients and gains respect by honoring it.

Pride…Good enough isn’t; Linda encourages and works with her clients to take pride in themselves and their business to become the best version of who they are.

Value…Under promise and over deliver; Linda makes sure she always does more and delivers more than expected, encouraging this trait in her clients also.

Knowledge…Having a philosophy of ‘Continuous Improvement, Constant and Never Ending’ Linda invests time and money in personal development, demonstrating the return on that human investment (ROHI), and encourages her clients to do the same.

Experience…Past and present work with many businesses and people feeds into an immense base of business and personal development knowledge which is reflected in the results Linda’s clients experience.

Leadership…Linda coaches business leaders to be the best leader they can be – the rewards for the business owner, the business success and the team involved are measurable results. Fun is also a key element; Work hard, play hard. There’s a time to be serious and get things done, yet it must be balanced with fun and enjoyment, especially in rewarding and celebrating successes and achievements.

Commitment…Linda gives 100% commitment and 100% support to keeping her clients focused on the goals they set, even during the tough times when clients doubt themselves.

Action…George S Patton said, ‘A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week’. Knowledge is meaningless if action isn’t taken. Linda focuses on client execution of the right activities, taking actions that move one step closer to where they want to be, utilizing milestones and metrics: key performance indicators (KPIs) and key behavioral indicators (KBIs).

Success… ActionCOACH’s vision is ‘World Abundance though business Re-education’. Linda applies this vision to every coaching engagement and of course Linda’s success is measured by her client’s success, as they pursue their business goals in alignment with achievement of their personal goals.

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