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Western Australia Branch

Welcome to the WA Branch

Who are we?

The WA Branch is a growing, visible and influential advocate.
We are a centre of excellence for the coaching profession in WA.
We are vibrant, bold and nimble.
We constantly stretch ourselves and evolve to remain relevant
and connected to the communities we serve.

Our branch focus in WA is on our members and supporting them in growing and building the coaching profession. The branch is run by an enthusiastic team of volunteer coaches who are committed to the profession and to you, our members.

We invite you to join in our branch activities – whether you are building your business, growing and developing your coaching skills, expanding your coaching network, looking for support or wanting to give your time to our pro bono coaching projects.


WA Branch – Save the Date September

Our upcoming WA branch events are as follows;

Congratulations to our Credentialing Members 

Congratulations to all of our members who have achieved their ICF credentials;

Associate Certified Coach (July 2023)

– Louella Frost ACC

Professional Certified Coach (July 2023)

– Patrick Verryn PCC

Welcome to our New Members

Welcome to our latest new branch members in June and July 2023. We are looking forward to getting to know you:

–  Tania Waters
– Julie Jardine
– Donna Plunkett
– Sheree Parker

Please reach out and let us know at membershipcommunications.wa@icfaustralasia.com if your or someone else’s name is missing. We aim to get this list as accurate as we can!
Membership Statistics 
  • WA Branch membership – 201 x members 
  • WA Branch Credentials – 102 x credentialed members comprising
    • 51 x Associate Certified Coaches (ACC)
    • 47 x Professional Certified Coaches (PCC)
    • 3 x Master Certified Coaches (MCC)
    • 1 x Advanced Team Coaching Certification (ACTC)


Staying Connected
How can you stay connected to other WA members?
  • LinkedIn – Join us on LinkedIn. Reach out and connect with the WA Branch President profile. Events run by WA (in person or virtual) will also make their way there.


WA Branch Leadership Team (WALT) 

Listed below are our lovely WA volunteers. There is always something happening in the branch, and we are always looking for people to help out with various small projects and tasks. For example, we are looking for help on webinars, social media posts, etc.

If you’re interested in helping out in a small or big way, or to join the WALT, please reach out to Ruth –  ruth.dettman@icfaustralasia.com


WA Branch Calendar 

Listed below are our planned WA branch events. Events will be published on the ICF Australasia registration page when ready  – https://www.icfaustralasia.com/product-category/events/


  • Thu 14 Sep. 9:30am to 12pm. What Happens in Team Coaching?, Presenter: Jane Porter MCC. Dome Café, Deep Water Point, 100 The Esplanade, Mount Pleasant. Cost: Members $35 | Non- Members $45
  • Thurs 9 Nov. 5:30pm to 8pm. Coaching Excellence, Creative Coaching. Presenter: Beth Nurnberger PCC
  • Thu 16 Nov 5.30 to 8pm Q4 Social Event. tba. Cost: Members $10 | Guests $20


Western Australia Branch Statistics


Associate Certified Coaches


Professional Certified Coaches


Master Certified Coaches

Correct at time of publishing

Leadership Team

Ruth Dettman

Ruth Dettman, PCC


Patrick Verryn

Patrick Verryn

Immediate Past President

Anthony Sacca


Jane Leaversuch

Jane Leaversuch, PCC


Lanie Byk

Lanie Byk, ACC


ICF WA Placeholder

Jane McCormack, ACC


Beth Nurnberger, PCC

Coach Cafe

Richard Crane

Coaching Excellence

Martine van den Berg, ACC

Member Experience

Charlotte Cain

Member Experience

Positivity Institute
Open Door learning
Peter Berry Hogan Workshops