Nikki Bale is the principal consultant and coach at Terra Firma. She brings a straightforward, intuitive & results-oriented approach to her business relationships. She is warm and open, without sacrificing the ability to cut through the fog and get to the heart of progress. She gets away with saying the hard things because she has your progress in mind. She brings a diverse skill set to her coaching & consulting practice. She is trained in the Co-Active model of coaching and certified in the Myers Briggs Type Indicator. She holds an undergraduate degree in counseling and human services and a Master's degree in Organizational Learning, Performance, and Change from Colorado State University. In addition to her coaching and consulting work, her professional background includes working in all aspects of real estate (sales, development, investment, contract negotiations, etc), small business ownership, family mediation, and marketing. She is committed to bringing integrity, enthusiasm, and belief into every relationship she has and every organization she has the privilege to work with.


In her free time, she loves spending time (preferably outdoors) with her husband of 20 years and her 3 kids in their beautiful hometown of Bend, OR.