About Us

We have trained and certified faith-based coaches in over 60 countries since 2009. From pastors to PhD’s to authors to missionaries to pregnancy care centers to housewives and others in between. Our Christian coaching courses are easy to understand, highly transformational, and provide quality training. The curriculum will appeal to anyone from most any background or church affiliation.

Janet DaughtryDaryl and Janet Daughtry (United States): Daryl and Janet established Life Breakthrough Coaching & Academy to fill a need in the areas of Christian life coach training and certification. They wanted to create some of the very best material that they possibly could to equip faith-based coaches to serve the Body of Christ around the world that is highly affordable, highly practical, and highly biblical. Daryl and Janet bring 40-plus years of teaching and ministry experience each to the program. They have been involved in pastoral care, discipleship training, and church leadership. Daryl also has a background as a newspaper and magazine publisher, which gives him insights into the business and marketing side of things. Janet has worked for various ministries and churches over the years and brings with her the solid foundation of seminary training. They both are certified life coaches and have training in several areas.


Renato & Patrizia AmatoRenato and Patrizia Amato (Italy): Renato and Patrizia are both certified life coaches and endorsed coach trainers. They add to the coaching program 38 years of missionary experience and discipleship training in 15 countries around the world, which has equipped them with the outstanding knowledge and capability of relating to people of different languages and cultures. Renato and Patrizia offer the main course both in English and Italian, and have been training new Life Breakthrough Coaches from about 20 nationalities on 3 different continents.

Lynne LeeLynne Lee (UK): Lynne has a Diploma in Life Coaching and is a Certified Life Breakthrough Coach and life coach trainer. She has over 32 years of experience in pastoral care and discipleship and mentoring. Lynne also holds a Diploma in Theological Studies and is a qualified experienced teacher and trainer with over 32 years teaching experience. Lynne loves coaching and the results it produces. She never tires of seeing how even small changes of perspective can lead to big changes.

David GuerreroDavid Guerrero (United States): David is an ordained minister with over 12 years experience in pastoral counseling, along with thirteen years in private health facility administration. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Religion/Theology and a Masters Degree in Ministry. David is a board certified, faith-based Christian counselor and holds chaplaincy credentials as well as being a certified Christian life coach. David also teaches our courses in Spanish.

Dr. Vince RizzoDr. Vince Rizzo (United States): Vince and his wife, Laura, are Directors of Discipling Nations International which encompass operating four international online ministries. These include an online bible college which Vince founded, a Christian university, a Christian online radio station and a social network, which he also founded. The underlying commonality of each branch of Discipling Nations stem from a passion to reach the world for Christ and an entrepreneurial spirit that the Lord has used to reach 157 nations. Vince has 28 years of ministry experience, holds a Doctorate degree from Covenant Theological Seminary and is an experienced bible teacher and Christian educator.

Cierra StallworthCierra Stallworth (United States): Cierra is a certified coach and trainer passionate about equipping women for today. Her coaching services focus on encouraging women to discover their God-given purposes and passions, while also using practical tools for assessing self-love, self-awareness, core values, biblical disciplines, living intentionally, and life goals. Cierra is also a life-long mentor, and co-founder of Her Best Yes Ministries, a ministry designed to equip and inspire God Girls to say “YES” to him.

Beth Jones-SchallBeth Jones-Schall (United States): Beth is a leadership coach, speaker and author for business professionals, direct selling professionals and Christian businesswomen. She has a BA degree in elementary education from Muskingum University and Masters work in education from Akron University and the College of Mount St. Joseph. Beth has coaching certifications from Professional Christian Coaching and Counseling Academy, the John C. Maxwell Leadership Coaching Group, and the Life Breakthrough Academy. She is a proven, powerful coach and speaker who knows how to motivate others to get results.

Dr. Tom Cocklereece(In Memorium) Dr. Tom Cocklereece (United States): was a certified coach and brought a combination of education and experience to coach training. He had 20+ years experience as a pastor and he was a recognized author specializing in leadership, discipleship, and coaching. He wrote for the Linked2Leadership blog and was the author of Simple Discipleship and The Disciple-Maker’s Toolkit. Tom held degrees in medical technology, healthcare administration, theology and a doctorate in leadership and administration.

Biblical Coaching Alliance™

Christian Coach TrainingThe Biblical Coaching Alliance™ serves as an international network of Christian life coaches. The BCA’s purpose is to promote both professionalism and integrity in the everyday practice of faith-based life coaching. The BCA requires member coaches to have some form of coach training, to agree with their Coach Creed, and to agree with their Statement of Faith. While membership in the Biblical Coaching Alliance™ is open to all Christian life coaches, graduates of the Life Breakthrough Coaching & Academy receive a complimentary lifetime membership. For more information, visit the website of the Biblical Coaching Alliance™.

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Life Breakthrough Coaching & Academy
2054 Kildaire Farm Rd., #155, Cary, NC 27518 (USA)

Phone: (919) 926-9647

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