About Paula Ray

About Transitional Coaching


About Paula Ray


Paula Ray is a professional certified coach, specializing in transitions. She maintains a national practice based in Del Mar, California. Because the rate of change has accelerated, Paula’s expertise focuses on coaching those who desire to stay ahead of the curve while living a balanced, purposeful life.

Paula obtained her MA in Education from San Diego State University. During her career, she specialized in teaching the gifted and talented. This was a perfect springboard for her transition to coaching. She obtained her coaching certification from the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara. Subsequently she received her certified career transition coach designation from Chapman University. Paula also worked under Barry Heerman in developing high performing teams, using the Team Spirit model. Additionally, she subscribes to the Noble Purpose concept, which she uses on a regular basis in her transition coaching practice.