Instructor Bios

Cortes "Jody" Bicking

Cortes BickingAs an instructor, Cortes "Jody" Bicking offers a wealth of experience, both as a business professional and as an academic. Jody spent over twenty years in management with Merrill Lynch before forming Achev, LLC in 2005. Achev offers customized organizational training and counseling for corporations, on a national and international basis.

Prior to joining with NWF, Jody taught collegially for the University of Cincinnati and the University of Phoenix and has long been an advocate of lifelong learning. He earned his original undergraduate degree from Florida Southern College and currently holds two Masters degrees and is a Certifi ed Professional Coach. At present, he is a Ph.D.(c), completing his dissertation in Human and Organizational Development through the Fielding Graduate Institute.


Leadership Development / Communication / Organizational Collaboration /
Organizational and Personal Accountability / Strategy Implementation and Change