JLC Founder and Career Coach: Maureen Sweatman
Maureen Sweatman (MBA, MDiv) is a career coach with over 15 years of experience who uses a strengths-based approach in supporting others to engage their strengths to reach their full potential. With formal training in business and theology at Emory University, she is a natural at supporting others in their development as they evolve through the different stages of their career.
Maureen has dedicated her life’s work to coaching and training others to engage their strengths to reach their full potential. She has coached hundreds of professionals and students to find their passion and launch their careers. She specializes in working with new professionals to establish their career, hone their leadership skills, and engage successfully with their employers. She counsels mid-career professionals looking to make a transition in their career trajectory by assessing strengths and exploring alternative career paths. She also advises seasoned professionals to embrace generational differences to their advantage.
Maureen is also an avid champion of giving back to one’s community. As a Bonner Scholar, she learned the value of finding one’s passion and then using that passion to serve the local community for the greater good. She volunteers with several organizations in metro Atlanta including serving as the Board President of Ten Thousand Villages Atlanta and is one of the founding members of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights.