Abbey J Johnston

Michigan, United States

Coaching Expertise: Education, Executive Coaching, Faith, Leadership, Non-Profit Organizations, Personal Development, Small Business/Entrepreneurs, Students/Youth, Teams, Wellbeing, Women

Coaching Availability: Taking on Additional Clients

Coaching Method: Coaching Packages, Corporate Training Programs (e.g. Your Location), In Person, Individual (In-Person, Phone or Skype), Keynote Speaker, Online Video Conference (e.g. Skype), Phone, Seminars & Retreats, Workshops

Coaching Language: English

Education & Experience 

Abbey Johnston is a Gallup Certified Strengths-Based Leadership Coach, who empowers individuals and teams to realize, appreciate, and maximize their potential. Abbey has a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Hope College, Michigan and a Masters in Communications and Leadership Studies from Gonzaga University, Washington. Abbey specializes in coaching individuals and teams, developing and delivering leadership courses, personal development retreats, and custom curriculums for leadership programs.  

Expertise and Focus Areas 

Abbey works with clients in varying sectors with an emphasis on Leadership Development, Organizational Strengths-Based Culture Development, Women in Leadership, Transition Coaching, Faith-Based Workshops/Retreats/Individual Coaching, and Higher Ed Student and Leadership Development.  

Partnering & Process 

From individuals to groups and organizations, Abbey believes shared values and aligned expectations are the most important determinant of a successful partnership. Abbey is passionate about helping individuals and organizations reach their fullest potential through understanding, appreciating, and maximizing their greatest talents. We are most successful when we get real about who we are and when we get intentional about growing and developing our talents – both individually and collectively. The world’s most outstanding leaders, companies, non-profits, teams, and churches are strengths-focused and purposeful about their growth and development. When we understand ourselves better and commit to our growth, real change happens – for everyone.  


Based in the USA Abbey works extensively throughout the states and also in Ireland and the U.K.