About Angela


I’m Angela Chatham, Founder of Pressing Forward, and I work with high-achieving, ambitious individuals and companies.

I bring over 20 years of management and leadership experience from the corporate and private sectors in such industries as oil and gas, technology, and law including companies in the Fortune 500 and Am Law 200 rankings. 

Working with Individuals: I empower high-achievers to increase their clarity, focus, and confidence so they can BOLDLY LEAD & SUCCEED in BUSINESS!

Working with Companies: l help companies increase their employees' leadership abilities and communication skills in order to IMPROVE CUSTOMER SERVICE, STRENGTHEN PRODUCTIVITY, and INCREASE SALES.

I would love to meet you and/or your team to learn more about your ideas, ambitions, and goals to see how we could potentially work together. 

I look forward to serving you and your organization by bringing value through my experience and expertise. Let's get started helping you and/or your organization get to the next level and achieve your goals!

My Experience

I have extensive experience and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Office Services
  • Customer Service
  • Human Resources
  • Corporate Purchasing
  • Contract & Insurance Management
  • Budget and Variance Control
  • Records Management
  • Information Technology.

My professional education and training includes:

  • Certified Coach, Speaker, & Trainer through the John Maxwell Team
  • Speaker Academy Graduate of the National Speakers Association (NSA) New Orleans Chapter 
  • DISC Certified Instructor in Behavioral Analysis
  • Facilitator for the 48 Days to the Work You Love Workshops
  • Active Member of Toastmasters International including roles as Vice President of Education and Secretary in my local chapter
  • Business Coaching with Elite Coaches such as Jevonnah Ellison (Endorsed by Dan Miller and Michael Hyatt)
  • Copywriting Coaching with Sara Anna Powers (Endorsed by Ray Edwards)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business / Information Systems.
  • Active Member of Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) in the New Orleans and Northshore local chapters.
  • Active Member of the New Orleans and St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce.

 As a Certified Professional Development and Leadership Coach, Speaker, & Strategist, I bring a unique style, high level motivation, and valuable insight to each client. I engage each client in the overall process helping them to realize their full potential, heighten their awareness, and bring their creativity to light so that they may reach their goals.

You can find some of my work online at the GoodMenProject.com, SheOwnsIt.com, Thrive Global, and Get It Together Girl! on BlogTalkRadio. 

Success & Leadership Coaching

Both individuals and teams will thrive with the right coach. It is important during the coaching process to have someone that you can easily relate to and feel comfortable with, yet challenged and accountable to help you reach your goals, and overcome obstacles that may be holding you back. I offer all these aspects to my coaching clients. Complete my Coaching Application now to see how we can work together and help you get to the NEXT LEVEL.


If you are looking for a speaker easy to work with who can deliver an engaging, motivational, and educational presentation, then I’m your speaker! I customize keynotes, break-out sessions, workshops, and seminars to my audience. I speak on topics to help individuals, teams, and organizations align their leadership and communication with their goals so they can get to the NEXT LEVEL and achieve the RESULTS they desire in their life and business. For more information on how you can book me to speak at your next event, complete my Contact Form and I will get back to you as soon as possible.  

Corporate Programs

My Corporate Programs help increase your employees' leadership abilities and communication skills in order to improve customer service, strengthen productivity, and increase sales.

I offer workshops, leadership and executive coaching, John Maxwell's 360 Leadership Assessment, and The Leadership Game meant to increase leadership and build better teams. Visit my Corporate Programs page to learn how I can bring value and serve your organization.

Ways to Connect with me:

Let’s get started helping you to “Boldly Lead & Succeed in Business!” To receive practical strategies, inspiration, and valuable resources to help you become the high-achieving, impactful leader you aspire to be, sign-up here.



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