About Susan


Susan Clarine, Certified Professional Coach and Associate Certified Professional Coach, is fascinated by emotional intelligence and the neuroscience behind it to create better leaders, more engaged teams and healthier, happier workplaces. Her belief in the possibilities for emotional intelligence to change organizational cultures for the better, led to her launch of The Ei Coach, LLC in 2017.

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With her unique talent for helping managers and teams learn and apply the principles of emotional intelligence; clients see an increase engagement, build trusting relationships, make better decisions and lead change with positive energy.  Her coaching approach draws upon a nearly 20-year career in performance consulting and organizational development in a variety of industries including financial services, technology, manufacturing, healthcare and higher education.  


Susan's Certifications & Honors


Susan’s certified in the industry’s leading emotional intelligence assessments: EQ-i 2.0®, ESCI®, ELI® and TESI®. As a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) and Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation, she follows the highest ethical standards and guidelines established by the ICF.  She’s a Certified Executive Coach with Center for Creative Leadership, an Energy Leadership® Master Practitioner and Core Energy Coach, a Master Trainer in Forté® Communication Styles, and an Everything DiSC® Authorized Partner/Facilitator.  


As a recognized leader in the field of leadership development; she was honored as a 2018 Chief Learning Officer LearningELITE judge. She’s a graduate of DePaul University’s Organization Development Graduate Certificate program, is a graduate of the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching and holds an MA in theatre from Missouri State University. As a continuous learner, she’s currently enrolled in Conversational Intelligence (C-IQ®); a neuroscience-based coaching program which leverages the power of neuroscience to create impactful coaching conversations.