We bring decades of combined executive leadership experience as well as outside objectivity and powerful processes to help owners and their teams focus and grow their business.
Traci Schubert Barrett
Traci Barrett is a Leadership and Strategic Consultant. After spending over 20 years in the television and advertising industry, Traci decided to merge her decades of experience leading, strategizing, managing and mentoring by starting the executive coaching and consulting firm, Navigate the Journey. Through NTJ, Traci helps individuals and organizations discover their motivations and strengths, build their leadership skills, strategize on cultivating business and ultimately, realize their full potential. Traci was part of a small team that launched the national cable television network HGTV: Home & Garden Television in 1994. She helped lead the network to success running their Chicago and Dallas Offices for over 17 years. Traci holds a B.A. in Telecommunications & Marketing from Indiana University. She also holds her M.A. in Professional Psychology from the Illinois School of Psychology.
Traci is a sought after speaker and enjoys sharing perspective on topics such as Leadership, Strategy, and Personal Mission. After living in Chicago for 25 years Traci, her husband and their two daughters recently relocated to Nashville, one of America’s fastest-growing large cities. She enjoys reading, music and spending time with family and friends.
Tom is a sought after strategic planning facilitator and coach to digital studio owners and teams. Along with his wife Traci he co-Founder of Navigate The Journey, LLC a strategic planning and leadership development company that specializes in focusing and growing digital studios, consultancies, and agencies. Tom utilizes a powerful and proven strategic planning process to clarify the owner’s vision for their agency, as well as lead agency teams through a process to create and execute out a plan to achieve the owner’s vision. He is also passionate about unlocking the potential of teams and individual leaders.
He has served in executive leadership positions in the non-profit sector, was a manager in Ernst & Young’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice and began his career as a CPA at Deloitte.
Tom was born and raised in County Kerry, Ireland. After living in Chicago for 23 years Tom, his wife Traci and their two daughters recently relocated to Nashville, one of America’s fastest-growing large cities. He enjoys Nashville’s great dining scene and the outdoors with his family.