QuickStep Coaching

Lead Instructors


Ed Hale, the founder of QuickStep Coach Training, holds a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential with the International Coach Federation.  Ed is also a graduate of Corporate Coach U and the Advanced Corporate Coaching Program (ACCP) and holds the Coaching Clinic Licensing Program Certificate from Coach U.  He has been an adjunct professor at Dallas Baptist University since 2011 and teaches the QuickStep Professional Coaching Program in two MAPD courses.


Dr. Danny Pickens is certified by the International Coach Federation (ICF) as an Associate Certified Coach (ACC).  He is a QuickStep Coaching graduate and is currently pursuing his certification as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC). Danny uses his coaching skills to coach several church ministers as the Director of Missions for Smith Baptist Association in Tyler, Texas. His passion for teaching extends as an adjunct professor for East Texas Baptist University both at the bachelor and master level courses.