Supporting Your Leadership Journey

People and workplaces are meant to succeed and thrive. We provide proven strategies, coaching and training, so you and your teams can achieve high performance, better collaboration and greater growth.

Jennifer Howell, Spark EQ Founder & Executive Coach

Imagine tapping into your wisdom, gaining vital skills and leading with more influence, confidence and ease. When clients reach milestones, I can’t help but feel excited and inspired!  My passion is helping executives, leaders, and teams reach their full potential, accomplish their development goals and thrive.

Experience Highlights

During my 25 year career, I honed my leadership, consulting and training skills working for and with start-ups, growth and Fortune 500 companies, including Accenture, State Street, Bank of America, the American Heart Association, and Credera. I built masterminds for Fortune 500 executives, facilitated an award-winning mentor program, raised millions for charitable causes and have mentored leaders for over over a decade. 

My clients have experienced career promotions, salary raises, greater influence, stronger communication skills and dramatic business growth. It is important to met that my clients gain tools they will use for a lifetime, and can share with their respective teams.

Industry Experience

Client and industry experience includes technology, financial services, healthcare, professional services, retail, commercial real estate, legal, manufacturing and nonprofit.

Education and Certifications

  • Masters in Organizational Leadership, Concordia University Irvine 
  • Executive Coaching, Concordia University Irvine
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC), International Coaching Federation
  • Graduate Change Management Certificate, Cornell University
  • Graduate Marketing Certificate, Southern Methodist University
  • Team and Group Coaching Certificates, Potentials Realized
  • Emotional intelligence (EQ-i 2.0, EQ 360) Certification, MHS
  • iMap Certification, iMap Strategic Solutions
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Economics, Trinity University


Publications & Awards

  • Highlighted as a Top 15 Coach in Dallas, Texas by Influence Digest.
  • Ranked as a Top 20 Executive Coach in Dallas, Texas by Influence Digest.
  • Forbes, Fortune’s Broadsheet, Redbook Magazine, Everyday Health, Huffington Post, Thrive Global and two books for professional women are a few publications that have profiled my thought leadership.  

I can’t wait to connect and learn more about you. Schedule a complimentary, no-obligation consultation, and we’ll get to know one another and discuss possible next steps.