"Wendy is "fiery", meaning she’s got somethin' cookin' within and is full of positive energy. She assesses the
experience, or re-assesses with an awareness of how to move forward in a constructive way while letting go
of "the deadwood".
Wendy Scharfman is a communication coach, teacher and speaker. She is the founder of Coaching for Effective
Communication, a business she created to help her clients become dynamic, confident speakers who can inspire
action by delivering a message that matters.
Wendy is not your typical communication coach and speaker. Her unique background as an actress with a
25-year career in film, television, and theater distinguishes her as a speaker, coach and trainer who
knows how to connect with and move an audience. She brings this rare perspective and expertise to
every client. Wendy received her B.S. in Education from Wheelock College, her M.S. in Education from the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.F.A. in Acting from the Asolo Conservatory
She is an expert in helping clients prepare and deliver their message with clarity, confidence
and authenticity — whether they are talking to the media, giving a speech, interviewing
for a job or taking part in a meeting. Her clients say she is "loyal and committed",
"savvy", and "able to turn really hard work into fun". She is known for helping her clients
create a little magic with their audiences. In these competitive times, effective
communication can definitely be the keystone to success.