About Tyra Jarvis

Tyra Jarvis, life coachMy life and leadership coaching philosophy rests on the principle that we must align the desires of our hearts with the power of our minds to live a satisfying, fulfilling and happy life. Typically, that requires transformational changes in life, business, health, finances and relationships.

Change is never easy and when your business, career and life is in turmoil, it may seem impossible. I know because I faced it myself with the death of my husband Jim. Trying to chart my life’s journey without him by my side was a daily battle.

I made it through that emotional black hole with the help of a supportive, creative and inspirational coach. That experience helped me choose my path forward as a leadership coach. I love the challenge and intellectual stimulation of working with intelligent, passionate individuals and teams, supporting them in impacting results, fulfilling their dreams, and realizing their full potential.

Through passionate commitment, creative listening and supportive guidance, we’ll discover the possibilities and potential that lead to the greatness inside you.

Areas of Expertise

  • Career and Life Transition
  • Leadership Development
  • Business and Executive Coaching
  • Strategic Planning and Implementation
  • Change Management
  • Facilitation and Team Dynamics


More About Tyra

Tyra Jarvis is a proven leader with demonstrated professional experience built upon a 30-plus-year career in the “hyper-competitive” telecommunications industry planning and implementing enterprise-wide technology and business projects, and ten-plus years as a volunteer leader with the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA). Tyra is valued by her clients for her proven ability to “get it done,” using her diverse background, analytical and problem solving skills, and capacity to listen for her client’s success. She partners with clients in a process that values empowerment and individual responsibility to support her clients in translating their passion and goals into reality.

She is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and holds a Bachelor’s degree in human resources management from California State University, Sacramento and an MBA from the University of San Francisco. Tyra is also a co-author of “Teeing Up for Success,” a compilation of insightful and inspirational stories from extraordinary women on how they have used golf to achieve their goals.

Her client list includes Kura MD, PGA of America, Anita Borg Institute for Women in Technology, Praxis Associates, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Sacramento Steps Forward, Unleashing Leaders, and University of California, Davis.

Tyra Jarvis is passionate about lifelong learning, empowering women and girls, volunteerism, and playing golf wherever and whenever she can. She currently is a crisis-trained volunteer and serves as Director on the Board of Stand Up Placer, a 501 (c) (3) working to ending domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking.

Raised in Boston and Sacramento, she currently resides in Auburn, California. She loves her time with family and friends and has a special place in her heart for her two granddaughters, great-niece and nephews. She also enjoys cooking, movies, theatre, and sporting events. Vacations not involving golf are the exception not the rule.

Let’s find out if we’re a good fit to work together and see how life and leadership coaching can help you!

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