About Kandice

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Welcome!

I’m Kandice and I am glad you are here.

I am an author, speaker, consultant, and creative wellbeing teacher.  My work is focused on how busy people can practice self care in real life and centered on the intersection of wellness, creativity, and play.

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My official bio: 

Kandice Cole is an author, speaker, consultant, and founder of K. Cole Wellness.  She brings over 15 years of experience working with educational institutions, universities, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations.  Kandice attended the University of Chicago earning a B.A. in Psychology and M.A. in Teaching. She taught in elementary classrooms in Sacramento and Chicago before discovering new ways to utilize her teaching skills as a consultant. In 2019 she founded K. Cole Coaching and Consulting and has worked with a variety of clients including the University of Chicago’s Urban Teacher Education Program, Narrative 4, BUILD Initiative, and PowHer Consulting. Kandice’s consulting expertise spans curriculum and program development; project management, workshop facilitation; and executive and business coaching.

Throughout her career and entrepreneurial journey, Kandice experienced exhaustion and burnout. She became committed to practicing self-care and used it as a catalyst to expand her own creative capacity.  In 2020, She founded K. Cole Wellness to create experiences for busy people to practice self care in creative and playful ways. Her work centers on the intersection between self care, creativity, wellness, and joy. K. Cole Wellness is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise  and has designed creative wellness programs for clients that include Synctera, Wethos, Code for America, The Rooted Collaborative, Maryland Legal Aid, Grant Thornton LLP, and PowHer Consulting.

Kandice is the author of several self-published personal development guides. Her writing has been featured online on Thrive Global, Code Burnout, and 30 Second Mom. She recently published her book “The Joyful Woman’s Guide to Self Care”  She is currently working on a fiction novel and children’s book series.

Kandice lives in the Houston area with her husband and 2 children.