Jen Wood, MA, NBC-HWC, ACC combines her skills as a Health & Wellness Coach and Nutritionist with her experience as a Leadership Coach to help leaders discover the right combination of nutrition, lifestyle and mindset practices so they can show up in life and work as the best version of themselves.
Jen’s career began in education and evolved into corporate Human Resources where she spent nearly 20 years developing, facilitating, and leading development programs and coaching engagements for individuals and teams to improve performance and achieve greater results both professionally and personally. Care for the whole person – mind, body, and spirit was always at the core of her approach. She continually sought ways to integrate health and wellness principles with each of her corporate clients, and found that improving wellbeing led to the most profound shifts in her clients lives.
Inspired by the results of her corporate clients, she launched Jen Wood Wellness, a private health and wellness coaching practice based in Northern Virginia. Her coaching programs and workshops are aimed at helping professional women lead with a healthy body and mind.
Jen received certifications in health and wellness coaching from Georgetown University and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. She has several advanced certifications and has completed training in the areas of mindfulness and nutrition, specifically food sensitivity testing, digestive concerns, gut health, and adrenals. Jen received her leadership coaching certification through Georgetown University and is currently pursuing her 200hr Registered Yoga Teacher Training. Jen has a Masters degree in Human Performance from Marymount University and a Bachelors degree in Education from Penn State University.
SCS continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation and respond in support of the University community. Currently, all summer term courses will continue through distance instruction.
In terms of the Fall 2021 semester, the School of Continuing Studies will resume regular operations effective August 16 at the 640 Massachusetts Avenue building, unless otherwise noted for specific programs.