Here's what others have to say about Madeline:

 

 
 

“I WORKED WITH MADELINE FOR ALMOST TWO YEARS. THINGS ARE SO DIFFERENT NOW. I MAKE TIME FOR MYSELF, HAVE A HOME I LOVE, A BETTER JOB, AND I’VE KEPT THE WEIGHT OFF.” 
 - KATHY B., 55

“MADELINE TRAINED ME IN GROUP FACILITATION AND ACTION PLANNING FOR LIFESTYLE CHANGE. SHE HELPED ME CONQUER MY FEAR OF PUBLIC SPEAKING AND TO BETTER SUPPORT MY CLIENTS. I’VE BECOME MORE CONFIDENT AND CLEARER WHEN ADDRESSING AN AUDIENCE NOW.”
- JAMIKA HAY, COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER, ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

"...MADELINE WENT ABOVE AND BEYOND TO HELP ME GROW PERSONALLY AND PROFESSIONALLY. SHE TAUGHT ME THAT SUCCESS DOES NOT NEED TO COME AT THE EXPENSE OF WELLNESS. SHE INSPIRES AND EMPOWERS THOSE AROUND HER BY LEADING BY EXAMPLE. PEOPLE ARE QUICK TO TEAR EACH OTHER DOWN…MADELINE TAUGHT ME ABOUT THE SHARED SUCCESS IN BUILDING EACH OTHER UP…” - JAMIE MOWERS, M.P.H. M.S.W., FUNDING ANALYST, NYSTEC 

“COACHING WITH MADELINE HAS BEEN POWERFUL! IT'S HARD TO FIND SOMEONE AS GENUINE WHO NEVER JUDGES ME WHEN I HIT A ROAD BLOCK OR " FAIL". I NOW HAVE MORE CONFIDENCE, EAT BETTER, AND AM MAKING PROGRESS TOWARDS GETTING HEALTHY.”
- REBEKAH B., 32


"I HAVE KNOWN MADELINE FOR THE PAST FOUR YEARS AND I FIND HER TO BE AN INCREDIBLE ASSET, PROVIDING A HIGH LEVEL OF SERVICES. SHE'S A STRONG COMMUNICATOR, A TRUSTWORTHY AND CONFIDENTIAL PARTNER IN SENSITIVE WORK, AND A CLEAR STRATEGIC THINKER. SHE IS SMART, COMPETENT AND EXTREMELY LIKABLE - THE FIRST ONE I CALL FOR ASSISTANCE."
- DR. ANN MARIE MURRAY


"MADELINE IS A TRUSTED FRIEND AND SOMEONE WHOSE ADVICE I’VE RELIED ON MANY TIMES OVER THE YEARS. HER COACHING STYLE, SIMPLY PUT, IS EFFECTIVE, INSPIRING, AND THOROUGH. I’D DEFINITELY RECOMMEND HER SERVICES TO ANYONE WHO ASKED ME."
- COREY ELLIS, PRESIDENT OF THE ALBANY COMMON COUNCIL AND CAPITAL DISTRICT BLACK CHAMBER COMMERCE

 

 “ANYONE WHO SIGNS UP WITH KENNEDY COACHING WILL KNOW THEY PICKED THE RIGHT COACH. SHE WALKS THE TALK AND ANYONE WHO PRACTICES WHAT THEY PREACH IS AHEAD OF THE PROVERBIAL CURVE. SHE EXCELS AT WORKING WITH INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS AND IS INTUITIVE IN ADDITION TO HER EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE.”
 - WILLIAM J. SERAFIN, LCSW-R, COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER AND FORMER COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH COMMISSIONER

 
 
 
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"MY DIETARY HABITS EVOLVED EXPONENTIALLY UNDER MADELINE'S SUPPORT! HER EXPERIENCE USING FOOD TO HEAL HERSELF, COMMITMENT TO HER COMMUNITY, AND DEDICATION TO ASSISTING THOSE AROUND HER REACH THEIR POTENTIAL ARE SECOND TO NONE. SHE IS A POSITIVE AGENT OF CHANGE..!"
- MICHAEL BARBER, DIRECTOR, MWBE AT NEW YORK STATE OTDA


“MADELINE IS AN INSPIRATIONAL FORCE THAT CONTINUES TO MOTIVATE ME THROUGHOUT THE YEARS. HER ABILITY TO MEET PEOPLE WHERE THEY ARE AT MAKES AN IMPRESSION THAT IS UNFORGETTABLE."
- HANNAH MITCHELL, CLINICAL HERBALIST AND ARTISAN


“MADELINE OVERSAW COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER SERVICES... DEVELOPED AND IMPLEMENTED GROUP HEALTH EDUCATION FOR TEENS, PARENTS, WOMEN AND MOTHERS DEALING WITH A VARIETY OF HEALTH CONDITIONS. CLIENT FEEDBACK WAS VERY POSITIVE, SHE WAS "ENGAGING AND INFORMATIVE...”, AND BROUGHT INITIATIVE AND CREATIVITY IN HER CURRICULUM AND ACTIVITIES.”
- LARA MADISON, PROGRAM DIRECTOR, WILLOW, ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH  

“I WORKED ALONGSIDE MADELINE ON MANY OF HER PROJECTS AND PROGRAMS TO ENRICH THE LIVES OF THE RESIDENTS OF ALBANY. I'VE BEEN EXTREMELY IMPRESSED BY HER ABILITIES TO GATHER TALENTED PEOPLE TO ACHIEVE MANY CHALLENGING GOALS. HER ADVOCACY, ENERGY, GENIUS AND POSITIVE PERSONALITY ARE INSPIRING...”
- BENNA ELDRIDGE, COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER, FORMER DIRECTOR OF THE FAMILY AND NEIGHBORHOOD RESOURCE CENTERS, TRINITY ALLIANCE


“MADELINE HAS A PASSION AND DRIVE TO SUPPORT PEOPLE TO LIVE THEIR BEST LIVES… AS A FOUNDING MEMBER OF ALBANY’S RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE, I KNOW JUST HOW TALENTED THIS YOUNG WOMAN IS AND I HAVE BEEN PRIVILEGED TO WORK BESIDE HER...”
- KATHY SCHOOLCRAFT, COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER, COMMUNITY HOSPICE

 
 
 
 
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