As a Fast Forward coach, Jasenka specializes in leadership at all levels, with a focus on employee engagement and culture building. She helps leaders harness the power of their strengths and talents to achieve personal and professional goals. She takes an adaptable rather than a formulaic approach responding to what comes up, providing support and challenging when valuable. She is known for stretching what is possible and practical and inviting humor into the dialogue.
Jasenka is a native of Bosnia and moved to California in 1999 after fleeing the civil war. She received her MBA from UC Berkeley, where she was introduced to Coaching and Organizational Change and was inspired to help people. She founded her own coaching business in 2005 where she worked with executives across various industries, including technology, finance, commercial real estate, healthcare, medicine, law, human resources, and not-for-profit.
Based in Buenos Aires Jasenka has coached and facilitated in different countries and languages including English, Spanish, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, and German. Being a multilingual, she holds an uncanny ability to tackle life’s hardships and struggles of different diverse cultures in a way only a native could do.