Meet the Noomii Team
We are a team of dedicated individuals driven to help people live happier lives with the help of a coach. Read our bios below and learn more about our mission.
Stephan Wiedner CEO & Co-Founder
Stephan co-founded Noomii is 2007, bringing to the table a mixed set of skills and experience including business, technology, and coaching. Stephan is a graduate of the University of British Columbia Bachelor of Commerce program, having specialized in information systems. He acquired his coach training in 2006 from the CTI, the world's largest coach training school. In addition to his career, educational, and entrepreneurial pursuits, Stephan is a dedicated husband and father of two beautiful children.
Kurt Shuster Co-Founder
Kurt has over 12 years of business experience across a wide range of roles and industries, including software development, consulting, and professional coaching. Drawing on his experiences since cofounding Noomii in 2007, he also coaches executives and entrepreneurs, focusing on high-tech and early-stage startup companies. He holds a psychology degree from the University of Victoria, a computer science degree from Queen's University, and and MBA from Cambridge University. He recently received a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) from the University of Pennsylvania.
Amy Stigter Client Support Manager
Amy is Noomii’s Corporate Accounts Manager. Amy earned her Bachelor of Arts from Carleton University, and began her career at Max Mara Fashion Group as a Fashion Merchandiser and was quickly promoted to management roles, which enabled her to develop and evolve her competencies in leadership, sales and client relations. Possessing a natural curiosity and passion for technology, Amy transitioned into a role at a Fintech startup, where she advanced her skills in strategic thinking, communication and client management. A true passion for personal & professional development and human potential led Amy to her role here at Noomii, starting out as Coach Matching Specialist, interviewing 1000’s of coaches and matching countless clients with their ideal coach. This experience has given Amy unique insight into the world of professional coaching, providing her with an invaluable skill set and an educated eye in effortlessly identifying the traits and competencies that make for highly effective coaching partnerships, and as a result helping medium to large organizations elevate their bottom line through performance enhancing initiatives.
Carolyn Durand Client Support
Carolyn grew up outside of Boston and is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island. After spending years traveling and teaching English as a foreign language, she moved to Vancouver and joined the Customer Support Team at Noomii. Outside of work she is usually hiking, camping, cooking, or doing a crossword puzzle.
Shauna Connors Client Support
Shauna lives in “Canada’s Ocean Playground” province, Nova Scotia. After graduating from Mount Saint Vincent University with a bachelor’s degree, she took a role working with the public and quickly realized that Customer Service was the field she was meant to be in. Her tuned sense of empathy and “bubbly” demeanor enables her to quickly meet the needs of clients. When not at work, she can usually be found attending her daughter’s soccer games or on the beach, enjoying everything it has to offer.
Emmy Clutchey Front-End Developer
Emmy is the front-end developer at Noomii. Graduating from the New Media Design and Web Development program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology equipped her with a wide variety of skills needed to pursue a career in working with her passion: visuals. In her free time, she enjoys creating both traditional and digital art.
Dylan Runkel Software Developer
Dylan is a software developer at Noomii. After graduating with a degree in Computer Science in Halifax, he travelled to Vancouver and began his career as a Rails developer. Outside of work Dylan can be found mountain biking, skiing, and trying out new frameworks.
We are always looking for new, smart, and creative people to join our team. Check this out: jobs page.