Our Mission and Values

Vision:

ICF Chicago is the premier coaching community that advances and supports coaches and our profession.

Mission:

ICF Chicago fosters coaching excellence and enhances credibility of the coaching profession, while providing opportunities for professional growth and development of coaches.

Values:

We, at ICF Chicago, commit to the core values of the International Coach Federation (ICF) Global and pledge to conduct our business and all interaction while upholding the following:

  • Integrity: We uphold the highest standards both for the coaching profession and our organization, demonstrating personal integrity while adhering to the vision, mission and values of ICF Chicago at all times.
  • Excellence: We consistently support and challenge each other to become expert and masterful coaches.
  • Collaboration: We value the social connection and community building that occurs through collaborative partnership and co-creative achievement. We seek new opportunities in the Chicago area to make a lasting impact through our coaching and community involvement.
  • Respect: We are inclusive and value the diversity and richness of our global stakeholders. We put people first, without compromising standards, policies and quality.
  • Education: We embrace lifelong learning and on-going professional development.