Gail Hermesch is the CEO and advisor of Strategic Impact (2005), an employee training and development company based in Kansas. She is a Certified Development Trainer, Coach, Consultant and Key-Note Speaker, specializing in creating a culture of excellence. In 2015, she launched Sisterhood Journey, a motivational and online support group for women around the world with over 300 members. Her leadership skills, combined with over 25 years’ experience in sales and marketing, contribute to her powerful desire to help others succeed.

Gail has been recognized for the past five consecutive years, for being a woman of outstanding leadership in Public Speaking by the International Women's Leadership Association. She is a member of the American Society for Training & Development, the Global Keynote Speaker Association, and the National Association of Professional Women. She maintains local community support through memberships of area chambers where she also serves on the board of directors. In 2017, Gail was accepted into the Forbes Coaches Council, an invitation-only community through Forbes Magazine, for leading business and career coaches. She is a Certified High-Level Consulting Trainer with the Center for Organizational Design, Inc. of Littleton, Colorado and is a partner and faculty member of 360 Solutions of Waco, Texas.



With over 20 years of experience in corporate business, Tammy Epple provides her clients with the insightful and practical coaching they need to set and achieve their professional and personal goals. As a Strategic Impact partner, Tammy will help you identify and uncover your greatest challenges, desires, goals and success. She has the knowledge, experience and tools to help you grow in your career and your personal life by helping you discover the steps you need to take to overcome your challenges and reach your maximum performance goals.

Tammy’s experience includes Insurance, Banking, Agriculture, Sales and Marketing, Customer Service Management and HR. Her corporate experience is priceless in understanding which Strategic Impact products can help you build your leadership skills, grow your employees and take your business to the next level.  With over two decades of experience in the corporate field, she brings a seasoned knowledge of all the elements of success that go into accomplishing your career goals, navigating life changes, improving job performance and becoming a high performance leader. Tammy has studied Business Administration and holds her certification in Human Resources Management from Villanova University. When she is not in the office, she is pursuing her passion for short-term missionary work, foster care and youth ministry.


Thomas Weeks is a communication consultant who believes “your quality of life depends on the quality of your communication”.

The way people connect, build relationships, and influence others has always intrigued him. While he completed his formal education at Kansas State University, he found his passion for training others and developing leaders. His goal in life is to help people set realistic goals and get the results! 

His experience has allowed him to work with hundreds of individuals who have acquired skills to make new connections and have changed their perspective on the value of communication. In our modern technological society of connecting and building relationships is an invaluable skill.  

Thomas earned a master’s degree in communication while starting his own business. He believes the most valuable aspects of his education are the relationships he has made and the skills he has developed. Because he is known for his expertise in communication and relationship building, Thomas is now driven to help others develop and hone their skills to positively stand out in a crowd. 

Thomas’s high-energy style will keep you engaged and his practical tools will give actionable steps toward success!