Workshops For Teams

I facilitate workshops that equip teams to understand themselves and each other better. This allows teams to work together more effectively and efficiently to drive towards a common purpose. Being on the same page is important to achieve the goals of your organization with clarity, vision, and a game plan.

Coaching For Individuals

I also offer individual coaching to individuals for personal and professional performance. 1:1 coaching is for individuals who are interested in…

  1. Growing in Emotional Intelligence so they can lead more effectively
  2. Gaining clarity, perspective, and action steps from a LifePlan

About Claudine Norden, Owner + Facilitator

Adventure, ambition and inspiring individuals and teams to be their personal best is where Claudine thrives. With 25 years of experience in personal and professional leadership development through strategic planning, corporate wellness, Division 1 college football, and community programming she is skilled at engaging and empowering people to strive for higher levels of performance. 

Claudine launched Ascent Planning, LLC in 2010 whereby she works with individuals and organizations in facilitating leadership development and building strong teams through self-discovery using emotional intelligence (EQi-2.0) and the Paterson LifePlan modules.


She collaborates with CBST Adventures as their Lead Facilitator advancing their mission to transform teams through adventure. She has worked with local organizations to global corporations such as GE Healthcare, OtterBox, and Underwriters Laboratory. 


Claudine also partners with CSU Extension’s Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) as a State Trainer and Phase 1 Facilitator. The FLTI training experience is designed to increase civic participation and promote greater collaboration between individuals, families, institutions, public administrators and elected officials as they seek strategies to respond to emerging social, health, and economic issues in their communities.


She is also a Personal Development Coach for Well Fit Human. Together, their mission is to create positive impact through personal growth. The Well Fit Human experience combines travel, fitness, personal development, and humanitarian work that offers life-changing tools to create your best self. 


Her passion for clarity and self-awareness is what drives her facilitation style. She integrates emotional intelligence, strategy, and accountability into game plan that delivers high performance in clients’ personal and professional lives.

Claudine, her husband, two daughters, mother, and spunky dog live and thrive in Summit County, Colorado where they all enjoy outdoor adventures on the lake, in the mountains and on the trails.