Chief Operating Officer
As a multi-location business operator for over a decade, Lucas has a long history of creating sustainable infrastructure out of complex systems. He earned his stripes as the co-founder and operating partner of a 13-location business with over 300 employees in multiple states. His motivated, entrepreneurial spirit aligns him with the JDC vision, and his operations expertise supports our mission. As JDC continues to grow, Lucas’ insight is invaluable to ensuring every client receives the attention and support they deserve
As someone who excels in spaces where she can be both empathetic and analytical in identifying needs and filling the gaps, offering necessary support, and assisting others to accomplish their goals and actualize their vision, Janessa is now on the team at JDC as an executive assistant. She has over 12 years of experience in administrative and executive support in multiple industries and found her greatest fulfillment in finding ways to help people alleviate limitations to operate at their highest ability by freeing them to focus on what matters in their steps toward success. As both a creative and an administrator she enjoys bringing the best of both worlds into finding creative solutions to support the efficiency and evolution of both people and processes.
At JDC, Amanda stewards all brand, marketing, and community engagement initiatives. Her superpower: A brand bridge builder. Her knack is aiding companies to define their brand DNA and share it with target individuals and communities in a meaningful way.
Amanda has 12+ years of field experience leading strategy and developing multi-faceted campaigns and plans to deliver growth, loyalty, and innovation. She’s worked in both the agency and client setting, steering multi-million-dollar companies across a variety of industries, from healthcare and education to architecture and military transition coaching.
Raised in a small New Jersey town outside Philadelphia, Joe lives in the Boise area with his wife and two boys. Having served five years in the United State Marine Corps, he has traveled and worked internationally, including a stint in Iraq. After returning to civilian life and working in Network Marketing, Joe discovered his ultimate mission—helping people, which led to becoming a professional coach. Joe holds a Master's in Performance Psychology, he co-authored a Best-Selling Book on Amazon, and has eight years of experience, which includes over 20,000 coaching calls.
Matt is a former Real Estate Investor and Mortgage Broker, making him a great fit for the JDC community. As a Board-Certified Coach, he has worked for some of the top self-development companies in the industry. Over the past 15 years, Matt has helped hundreds of clients break through limiting obstacles and achieve their most important goals. With several thousand hours of coaching experience under his belt, he remains just as fired up and dedicated to his work as he did on day one.
Originally from Northern England, Andrew lives in Southern Utah with his wife and four children. Before becoming a coach, he traveled internationally teaching windsurfing and sailing and was the highest grossing cruise line personal trainer in history. With over 15,000 hours of coaching experience, Andrew has worked with industry leaders from around the world, including Fortune 500 companies such as Toyota, World Omni, and JM Family. From management teams to individuals, Andrew loves seeing his clients do the impossible and reach their highest potential, making him a motivating force on the JDC team.
Currently residing in Canada, Paula has been a coach for nine years, during which she worked as an NLP Master Strategist and a Business Results Trainer. She has also studied more alternative practices, such as Reiki, and holds a 5th Dan in Taekwondo. Having owned and sold three successful businesses, Paula knows the specific obstacles and needs of entrepreneurs. Her commitment to being a motivated player in the game of life and to having fun while doing it, curve balls and all, makes her a perfect match to the JDC mission.
Living in Canada and married to JDC Coach Paula Hundertajilo, Mario is a distinguished keynote speaker with a resume that is impressive to say the least. Originally from England, he has a Master’s in Philosophy from Harvard, served as a Policeman and Police Conflict Tactics trainer for 25 years, and owned a Martial Arts Business for over four decades. Mario is a 7th Dan Master in Taekwondo and a real estate investor who completed many coaching and teaching programs. He is certified in Hypnosis, NLP, Talent Dynamics and DISC, and Intervention/Relationship Coaching to name a few.
Heather has been in the world of personal development since 2004, coaching since 2007 in her private practice, for the Tony Robbins Company, and now with JDC. She has a master's in counseling and has worked as a therapist at a group home and as an intensive in-home therapist before becoming a coach. Some of her many certifications include certified holistic health & life coach, master NLP practitioner, Body Code Practitioner, Sacred Money Archetype Coach, and Hypnotherapist. She is the author of "Love, Yourself, a 28-day Journey to Love the Skin and Life You Are In". Also an entrepreneur, Heather co-founded a gluten-free, allergen-friendly bakery in 2010 where she appeared on Cupcake Wars and the Cooking Channel's Food (ography) and Unique Sweets.
With an extensive business background, a master’s degree, numerous coaching certifications, and thousands of hours of coaching experience, Pam guides clients to create exponential success in life and business. She connects clients to their highest self through a nuanced style, which is direct, approachable, candid, and, most importantly, inspirational. Living on a lake in northern Minnesota with her husband, Pam is an avid marathon runner and one of only a handful of women who have completed races on every continent. It is undeniable that she brings a sense of adventure and a “can do” spirit to the JDC team.
A true New Yorker, Michelle has dedicated her life to helping others achieve their goals and live life on their own terms. With more than 12 years and over 10,000 hours of one-to-one coaching experience, she works with clients to help them identify, discover, and embrace that which makes them different, harness that power, and use it to their advantage. Michelle believes all people possess the ability to create positive change and is passionate about encouraging individuals to tap into their full potential. Her keen intuition and playful sense of humor allows her to guide clients to achieve a fulfilling and extraordinary life.
Peter brings a wealth of corporate experience to his coaching, with 13 years in sales and strategic consulting for major international corporations, such as Xerox and American Express, and over 20 years as a coach and entrepreneur. Peter has a clear understanding of the issues and challenges facing individuals seeking to achieve excellence in the areas of leadership effectiveness, sales performance, strategic planning, vision work, and life balance. As a known leader in global coaching initiatives, Peter is one of only a handful of certified Platinum Coaches in the world and is an authority on leadership and peak performance.