~ Music Teacher and Workshop Facilitator
“I was open to the possibility and challenge of a new direction in my life, but was not expecting the profound positive changes via coaching with Chess. Career opportunities have opened up, friendships have deepened and my view of the world is more in line with my core values.
Chess has a gentle and professional coaching style that is a perfect balance of compassion and directness. He has an ability to ask enlightening questions and provide strategies that facilitate a person’s innate ability to guide their choices. His style has been perfect for me and I highly recommend him!”
~ Graphics and Creativity Genius
“Throughout our work together I was able to deepen my truths, dissolve my limiting stories and build a strong foundation of belief in myself.
Most powerful was shining a light on my true skills, talents, and all the things that fully inspire me. I’m now creating the bigger, better, beautiful life that’s possible for me.
Chess holds THE most empowering, supportive, accepting and honoring space wherein anything feels, and is, possible.”
~ Radical Love Life Coach
“Chess is a portal to Knowing for my whole being.
Each time we talk I am reminded of the highest of Truths.
I leave every conversation empowered from a place of love and strengthened with a much quieter mind.”
~ Multidimensional Sound Healer
“In my session with Chess…he was able to hold a powerful presence while gently guiding me on a deep meditation. I had a profound experience & now utilize what I learned from Chess in my own daily practice.
I highly recommend Chess for anyone wishing to enhance & deepen their daily meditation practice and their spiritual journey.”
~ Account Executive
“Chess, you have come to my rescue multiple times both on a personal and professional level over the years. You have provided me with the guidance and tools needed to help me through my transformations in life and coach me down my new path. I am so grateful for you – thank you for helping me discover my self love and life purpose.”
“When I started working with Chess I experienced amazing breakthroughs that I hadn’t been able to reach any other way.
Words of praise cannot begin to express the accolades he deserves. Unbounded gratitude fills my heart when I thank him. With Chess’ guidance, my life path looked more inviting, more joyful, and more hopeful despite a host of life conditions that presented great difficulty.”
~ Intuitive Coach & Energy Healer
“I am so grateful that I was guided to Chess and can assure you that any time spent with him will change your life in some of the most profound and incredible ways. After just a few short hours of working with him I already had shifted my perspective on so many things
Chess has a way of helping you see things clearly while creating a safe and gentle space for you to open up and dig deep to help you learn so much more about who you truly are.
The environment he creates for the spiritual retreat is indescribable and I truly cannot recommend it more. I look forward to our sessions each week and cannot recommend working with him enough!”
~ Educator and Administrator
“Working with Chess is truly a gift. With his compassionate wisdom and amazing clarity, Chess has guided me to discover the common threads underneath my thoughts and belief patterns that kept me feeling anxious and limited.
The work is freeing, and has rather quickly allowed me to embrace a new sense of self-love and confidence that I carry out into every aspect of my life.”
~ Home Stylist
“Chess is a gifted guide who stands at the threshold and holds the door wide open for you. His approach is based on true authenticity; which pulls to the surface the stuff you need to see in a loving and safe way.
My experience with Chess is a cherished flow of growth and transformation. I can only hope that others will allow the opportunity to work with such an amazing soul! Chess is the a unique being who brings light to all who he touches!”
~ Healing Trauma Through Nature Therapist
“Working with Chess helped me move from being stuck in work and in life, to living a life that is full of meaning, direction and joy.
Chess helps me follow my true calling and shows me how to bring the work I love into my everyday life. The opportunities and possibilities that exist now are limitless.
I’m grateful for how Chess creates a space that allows me to experience more deeply what makes my soul feel alive and full of grace and love.”
~ Student Bright Future Advisor
“I am in a state of euphoria this morning, like I’m on top the world (or a Sedona mountain!!!)
Thank you for using your gifts to guide me so beautifully on my journey.”
~ Parent Educator & Family Enrichment Coach
“Working with Chess is an immensely worthy and valuable investment in yourself!
Chess helped me move from my initial desire to build a new career to moving full speed ahead in my wonderful new career. I have completely removed blocks that held me back from fully believing in myself and my creative abilities.”
~ Professional Speaker
“My work with Chess has blown me away while it has simultaneously blown open all sorts of possibilities in my life
Chess get’s right to the heart of the matter so that we get the most use of our time together. When I try to keep things “safe” and try to deal with the surface issues, Chess jumps in, dives deep and get’s us right to the more foundational issue that ultimately gets me the hell out of my own way.”
~ Fitness and Performance Coach
I wanted to let you know I have been very committed to my practice, all that you recommended in just that one powerful session has been tremendously helpful and effective.”
~ Executive Coach and Business Advisor
“What a delight it has been to work with Chess!
I consistently feel safe, seen, and celebrated by him, even in the moments when I have lost sight of myself.
It is with a gentle strength that he expertly navigates through my challenges with me. At every touch point, Chess has helped me move further on my journey, creating more peace and freedom of heart.”
“My time with Chess in Sedona was extremely empowering. I came away from the retreat with a profound connection to my deepest and truest nature.
I encourage anyone who wants to transform their lives through expanded consciousness to book a private retreat with Chess and push through to a whole new level of awakening.”
~ Healer and Intuitive
“After my sessions with Chess I felt an incredible peace and clarity which I haven’t felt in a long time, if ever.
Chess guided me beautifully in how to inquire deeply into my true nature and awaken to my true essence of pure love.”
~ Producer and Project Manager
“Chess is a gifted and intuitive guide who helps me shift out of limited thinking and into big possibilities where I’m able to live closer to my desires and my truth.
His true dedication to my progress makes our sessions a welcome challenge while his kindness and quick wit keep it gentle, human and joyful. And, in my experience, results can come surprisingly quickly.”
~ Health Coach and Healer
“During our session, the mental images and feelings that came up in my body were so profound and are helping me step (FLY!) off the ledge and into my life…Fully.
~ Executive Coach and Consultant
“While Chess was coaching me, I experienced so much clarity and the process was so much fun! Prior to the coaching I was struggling with finding a way to talk about what I do in my business with executive clients in an elevated and authentic way.
By the end of our session I had a number of new strategies I felt comfortable using and experienced more confidence in my ability to relate to new clients. Chess was masterful at asking me the right questions and moving me toward my goal through discovery and committed action.”
~ Leadership Consultant
“Chess’ light has helped illuminate a clear and exciting path for my life.
I am now moving away from the dark (habitual illusion of self) and into the light (powerful awareness of my true nature).
Chess has really helped me open to the wisdom of my heart.”
~ Psychotherapist, Professor & Yoga Teacher
“It’s amazing how much your life can change in an hour. I entered my life coaching session with a sense of openness, yet an awareness that having a dream doesn’t make it come true. Chess was a great listener who was able to capture the essence of my thoughts and emotions and steer them in a meaningful direction.
He engaged in the coaching session with creative techniques that helped me hear and translate my authentic voice into achievable steps and embark on a path to reach my goals. If you are planning a coaching session with Chess, prepare to stir up your soul’s desire and be ready to move towards the change you want!”
~ Financial Planner
“I am constantly amazed at the resources you so spontaneously bring to the coaching sessions…
Thank you SO much! It is always an uplifting pleasure to have conversations with you. You are very good at what you do.”
~ Transformation Coach
“A session with Chess is very personalized, as he met me exactly where I am on my spiritual path.
It ignited my Spirit at a very deep level and I am now able to return to and maintain this powerful embodiment of inner peace.
Thank you Chess! I highly recommend his sessions!”
~ Real Estate Genius
“Chess has a way of artfully examining where I’m not stepping into my full potential while simultaneously inspiring me to be a better, healthier and more courageous man.
I always come away from one of our sessions with a clear idea of what actions I need to take and what ways of thinking I need to adjust to be more successful.
Since working with Chess, my business has increased more than it has in the past 5 years”
~ Engineer Extraordinaire
“Working with Chess has been tremendously helpful in moving forward at a very difficult time in my life.
His guidance, humor, understanding and peaceful countenance make opening up into the complicated aspects of life so easy.
He listens without judgement and offers clear and powerful guidance for creating more peace and clarity in your life in a way that works specifically for you.
I was sad when our time in the retreat ended, but also excited to move forward with the revelations he helped me to achieve and with the tools he provided for maintaining this incredible peace and embodying my true self with consistency.
I highly recommend giving yourself the gift of working with Chess!”
~ Wilderness Guide
“Working with Chess exceeded all expectations. Each discussion had a very unique and organic feel to it. He sought to understand me on a deeply personal level, and helped me understand what was most important to me moving forward.
Chess helped me learn how to make difficult life decisions from a place of peace and confidence.”