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Meet Jaclyn Hunt, MA, ACAS Level 2, BCCS

Jaclyn Hunt is the owner of ASD Life Coaches LLC. Along with her team of coaches, they each strive to provide much needed life coaching services for adults on the autism spectrum across the country and beyond.  Learn more about our exceptionally talented team below.

Jaclyn Hunt, ACAS
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Personal Assistant Marin Tack

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Our Coaches

Francesco Paladino, CCC
Francesco Paladino

Certified Cognitive Coach

Life Coach

Motivational Speaker

Check out the Reid Miles Podcast Featuring Francesco Paladino

Christina Gundel, CCC
Christina Gundel

Certified Cognitive Coach

Certified in Relationship Science

 Busy mother of four, one of which is neurodiverse, and CEO of local company.

Rosanne Mazzarelli
Rosanne Mazzarelli

Certified Cognitive Coach


Over 20 years experience

Fluent in American Sign Language

Check out the Reid Miles podcast Featuring Rosanne Mazzarelli

Gretchen Venters
Gretchen Venters

Certified Cognitive Coach

Poet, Author, Public Speaker who has ASD, Life Coach, columnist, Founder of BostonCalm.   Her goal is to promote compassion for those with Autism

Check out Gretchen's Ted Talk!

Anne Sabagh, CCC
Anne Sabagh

Certified Life & Executive Function Coach, on the autism spectrum; committed to helping neurodiverse individuals thrive by creating a life that works for them 

Check out Anne Sabagh on Reid Miles's Inside the Asperger's Studio Podcast!

Jessica Day, ACAS
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Life Coach

Certified Healthy Families Coach   Certified Circle of Security Facilitator

Trauma-informed practitioner

Akilah Peynado, CCC
Akilah Peynado

Motivational Speaker, Podcast Host, Life Coach and owner of Slaytheclutter.  Check out Akilah on Reid Miles's Inside the Asperger's studio podcast!

Pol Klein

Advanced Certified Autism Specialist Level 2
Person-Centered Coach

Life and Professional ASD Experience

Professionally trained in Spiritual Psychology

Holistic Guide

Intuitive Healing

Check out Pol on Reid Miles's Inside the Asperger's Studio podcast!

Youssef Mogawer

Certified Cognitive Coach

MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

BEngTech Petroleum

Autistic Business Developer

"After I was diagnosed, I made it my mission to help myself and others realize their potential and take an active part in building a world that welcomes them."

Fluent in Arabic

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Jackie Coursey

Certified Cognitive Coach

Certified AsperCoach AANE

Certified Neurodiversity Family Coach

Passion for working with neurodivergent adults

Creates a gentle environment for setting your goals, finding your purpose and building your team at you head towards independence/interdependence

Autistic Overwhelm and Burnout

ADHD/Autism Challenges

Workplace Communication

Executive Functioning

Self Acceptance

Navigation of Life

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Tom Coursey

AANE Intensive Coach Training by Autism/Asperger's Network

Master and Professional Life Coach

Bachelor's in Business Administration

PMP Certified Project Manager

Coaches clients in the areas of time management, disclosure (or not) and the pursuit of reasonable accommodations, navigating workplace politics, avoiding overwhelm and burnout, workplace communication, and interpreting signals and cues.

He also coaches veterans who submit claims for disability compensation with the U.S. Department of Veterans Administration. Tom is married and has 9 children and grandchildren so far. He and his partner, Jackie, have 2 Siberian Huskies and spend their leisure time traveling.

Maryam Mogawer

Student Mental Health Specialist Certification

Mental Health & Disability Management OCGC, Psychology BA

Diverse training and experience in mental health research and front-line work 

Passionate about health and wellness as a means to improved mental health and overall well-being

Wendy Newman

“Wendy changed my life.  Period.  My life will never be the same.”

Named one of the top coaches in North America, Wendy is passionate about supporting people in living their dream lives, and sees a vision for the roadmap to accomplish that. She is dedicated to helping her clients achieve it thru a person-centered approach, including empathic understanding, congruence, and unconditional non-judgmental positive regard for each client. 

Wendy is a Board Certified Cognitive Specialist.  She is also certified in business, life and meditation coaching through Evercoach by MindValley, affiliated with ICF. Wendy's Person-Centered Branding™ theory is cited in university textbooks worldwide for her work with professional athletes. Wendy utilizes productivity and organizational tools that provide structure while meeting her clients where they are at and providing true emotional support. 

Wendy’s philanthropic work includes Founder of Innertaining Media Foundation (, Executive Director & Executive Producer of GATE, Global Alliance for Transformational Entertainment (Jim Carrey, Eckhart Tolle) and Oprah’s BELIEF series. Wendy has a Masters Degree in Spiritual Psychology and is certified by Yale University in Happiness & Science of Well-Being. She is a Certified Peace Ambassador, one of Oprah’s Belief Partners, & grateful to be of support.

“Rooted in values, innovative ideator, and consummate connector, who:


Makes. Good. Things. Happen.” 


- CEO, Well Being Trust

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