Meet Your Coach

Marsha Toy Engstrom is a career coach who supports professionals nationwide to help them navigate the rough waters of career transition. She loves helping clients find clarity around what a challenging career would look like for them, and how they can leverage their unique strengths and experience to find a renewed sense of purpose.

With 20+ years experience in the careers industry, she has successfully placed thousands of professionals at all organizational levels—and helped them find the clarity of their own unique career fit. She is committed to helping professionals succeed with their career goals.

Marsha holds over 20 certifications in essential career management areas, and her expertise and writing have been featured in such prominent publications as Woman’s Day, The Sacramento Bee, and the award-winning career blog, Career Director’s International.

Marsha holds a Master’s Degree in Organizational Development from John F. Kennedy University and is a Certified Career Management Coach through The Academies. She also holds a coaching certification from the University of California at Davis, Extension and an ACC credential through the International Coaching Federation. 

In addition to her passion of coaching, Marsha loves to travel (having been to six of the seven continents) is a voracious reader (she’s in three book clubs and read over 100 books last year) and loves music of all kinds (she performed at Carnegie Hall a few years back—and received a standing ovation). She also enjoys hiking through the foothills and boating on the lakes of Northern California while drinking in the peace and fresh air of the great outdoors.