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Ana Cortes

by | Jan 18, 2024

Ana is a certified Mental Fitness Life Coach through Positive Intelligence, bringing a wealth of experience to her profession. With 30 years dedicated to teaching adolescents and facilitating leadership and diversity training, Ana has become a seasoned professional. 

Throughout her career, Ana had the privilege of collaborating with outstanding leaders and colleagues, leading to her own growth as a leader. Mentored by excellent mentors, she, in turn, has served as a leader and mentor to numerous students and staff. Her expertise extends to training teams, leading camps, managing conflict, and assisting young individuals in developing their emotional intelligence. 

Life-changing coaching experiences led Ana to the realization that she wanted to pursue coaching in her post-educational career. She offers deep expertise to individual clients, organizations, or schools, guiding them in navigating their innate skills, leadership capabilities, and emotional intelligence to help everyone become the best version of themselves. 

Ana’s mission as a Mental Fitness Life Coach is to help others thrive by fostering awareness of self-sabotaging tendencies and providing tools for living the best life possible. She invites individuals to adopt positive habits, set goals, and bring their dreams to fruition through a collaborative partnership. 

In terms of education, training, and certifications, Ana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education with a major in Spanish and a minor in P.E. Additionally, she is a Positive Intelligence Certified Mental Fitness Life Coach, a Certified Anytown Director facilitating Leadership and Diversity Camps, and a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) Arizona Chapter. Ana has also completed courses such as “Unleash The Power Within” by Anthony Robbins, “Unstoppable Women” by Sage and Anthony Robbins, and the Positive Intelligence course by Shirzad Chamaine.