What Clients Say
Christine is a gifted, perceptive communicator with the heart of an artist and teacher. She helps others expand their capacities to deeply observe, to fully understand, and to effectively communicate about their circumstances and the world around them." Jeff Pinneo, President and CEO Horizon Air
"Our [coaching] work together felt sacred. More than a conversation just about technique, it was an exploration of meaning and memory and how to live and express one's self freely. It's been an honor." --Mary Beth Witherup, writer and coaching client
"Hemp is that rare combination of professional skills and personal charisma that all students want in their teachers.” --seminar participant
"Three cheers for Christine's unflappable humor, bolstering support and leading by example. A true teacher to the core." Creative Writing Workshop Participant
"Thank you again for the mirror you provided me in our work together. I feel prepared to take on the world."
Theresa K. Phelan, Architect (coaching client)
President, Living Shelter Design Architects, PLLC
"Christine moves people from 'stuck and stubborn' to 'can-do, wanna do.'" Perry Carrison, Executive Coach, Perry Carrison, Inc.
"I've not seen anyone else hold a room so gracefully."
Writing Workshop participant, Hugo House, Seattle
"A non-stop spell-binding presentation." "This is the best training I've experienced at the Navy." U.S. Navy participants
“Attending Christine’s workshop is like taking a ride in the Florida Everglades on a hovercraft – moss flying past, alligators surfacing and then receding, sounds from unseen birds – a world I’d be afraid to visit with anyone but Christine – a truly savvy guide.” University of Iowa Summer Writing Festival Participant
“Christine opened the second door.” Taos (New Mexico) Pueblo Tribal Elder
" A milestone event." Brixton (London, U.K.) Police Chief about Connecting Chord, Hemp’s week-long poetry program uniting youth offenders and police officers.