Michele Wahlder, MS, LPC, PCC, is the founder of Life Possibilities, LLC, a company that empowers people to become the highest vision they hold for themselves in their lives, careers and relationships. She has an exceptional track record of guiding people through self-limiting beliefs and fears to lead lives of joy and deep personal meaning. She helps her clients align their personal values and visions with their goals, habits and daily actions and has guided hundreds of people to find their direction, passion and purpose.
With over 20 years of experience, Michele is an internationally recognized life coach, career counselor, psychotherapist, performance consultant, speaker and author. She brings an extraordinarily rare combination of insightfulness, compassion, practicality and intuitive wisdom to bolster her client’s life aspirations. Her diverse clientele include: professionals in career and personal transition, women seeking greater purpose and passion in mid-life, people desiring greater relationship fulfillment and individuals striving for more optimal health and well-being.
A sought-after motivational speaker and life coach, Michele has worked with individuals and departments in numerous organizations, including Match.com, Bayer Global, Girls Inc., YWCA, International Coach Federation, Marriott International, Lucent Technologies and many non-profit organizations to improve executive life-work balance, employee performance and organizational morale. She uses a variety of customized assessments, strategic processes and mindfulness tools to support and facilitate her clients’ desired life and career changes.
Michele is licensed by the state of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and is certified by the rigorous standards of the International Coach Federation as an accredited Professional Certified Coach (PCC). She holds a BA in Communications from Tulane University, an MS in Counseling from Texas Woman’s University, and has studied at Stanford University, Southern Methodist University, Cite Universitaire in Paris, France and the University of Colorado. Honored as the Global Spokesperson for Bayer’s International MS Awareness Campaign, Wahlder understands the challenges associated with surviving a life-threatening illness and has allowed the experience to make her a stronger, more compassionate and grateful person.
A dynamic and experienced media guest, Michele has worked with numerous television and radio outlets, including: WFAA-TV, KDAF-TV, CBS-TV, KOAI and CNN Radio. She has served as a contributing expert for publications such as: Dallas Morning News, Fitness magazine, Texas Jewish Post, St. Mark’s School of Texas, The Colfax Chronicle and Dallas Child.
Michele provides life, career, relationship & wellness coaching to individuals and groups locally, nationally and internationally.
Michele is a grateful cancer thriver, animal & nature lover, watercolorist, meditator, qigong mind/body practice leader and gratitude enthusiast. A native of Alexandria, Louisiana, and a first-generation American on her mother’s side, Michele Wahlder lives in Dallas, Texas, with her husband, Michael, daughter, Zoe and Portuguese water dog, Moses.