Erin Merrihew

Erin Merrihew

 

Erin is a Communication & Leadership Coach. She helps people overcome patterns of reactivity, judgment and blame to live with more authenticity, courage and kindness. Erin is a Certified Trainer in Nonviolent Communication with a degree in Sociology. Her coaching, business consulting, facilitation and public speaking blends powerful expertise with human intuition to create a more openhearted way of working, relating and living. Born and raised in Seattle, Erin is passionate about hiking and backpacking, world travel, speaking Spanish, singing and playing the ukulele, vegetarian cooking, yoga and devouring self-help books.

I used to think that listening to someone was as simple as staying quiet while they talked. And frankly, I thought I was pretty good at it—I didn’t interrupt, friends opened up with me easily and I got along well with most people. Then something happened that ...