Established in 2011, the Black Life Coaches Network (BLC) has grown into a network of over 600 coaching professionals. The members are professional certified coaches, licensed counselors and therapists.  We’ve developed a platform to help black life coaches to build, grow and engage their own audience of clients and followers. 

We connect with an international black community to help members boost their life coaching business, and follow their passion of helping black people lead extraordinary lives.  One of the ways we are able to increase the member’s visibility is through our premier website, BLCLife. is loaded with informative, quality self-improvement and wellness information, written by members, to help people become their best self.


Our mission is to help black people everywhere lead an extraordinary life, by harnessing the power of life coaching.


Dr. Towanna Burrous is an award-winning author and management consultant based in Washington, DC.  As a much sought after leadership development coach, Towanna helps develop and implement successful corporate leadership, effective team building and the initiation of strategic change.  She is a professional coach certified by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching, and ICF-accredited coaching institute.

Average Income $80,000 - $100,000
College Educated
Ages 35 – 55
Countries: United States, Canada, England, Ireland and South Africa

As a member of our network, members benefit from the same expertise that helped explode the businesses of black life coaches internationally. We’re also going to offer our members a whole ton of additional value, including:

–  An exclusive black life coaches directory listing, with improved search functionality so clients can find and contact members, quicker and easier than ever before.

–  Training and professional development with monthly member only webinars. They learn to create and present their own webinar content to showcase their expertise to the world.

–   An online store to help members sell your products and services. They will sell more than just books, and deliver their message right to the heart of their ideal clients.

–  Exclusive access to live annual events in the community, giving you the inside track.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to gain new referrals and exposure, increase your credibility, and help others improve their lives.

*as of 09/2015

Facebook            9,500+

Twitter                 9,400+

Pinterest             1.2k pins

YouTube              1,500+ subscribers | 52,000+ views

Maximum Visibility for Life Coaches with Dr. Towanna Freeman

Life Coach Business Boot Camp

A 12 week online training program for coaches that mixes one-to-one mentorship with digital content to give you all the information and encouragement you need to grow your life coaching business.

The Center Stage Coach: Business Building Program

A premium coaching and mentoring program for coaches who want to
take center stage – but need insights, tools and one-on-one mentoring needed to build a profitable and sustainable business.


The Black Life Coaches Business Strategy Summit is an interactive two-day event for personal and professional coaches, professional speakers, consultants, and coach-clinicians looking to take their marketing, sales, and technical skills to the next level.


Contact: Sharma Graham





“An indispensable tool for career development, professional development and life development.” Dr. Artika Tyner 

“I love BLC for the referrals, the exposure, and the community.” Martez Layton


“People in the Black community typically seek help, assistance, and support from three trusted resources: clergy, family and friends. The goal of the Black Life Coaches Network is to add life coach to that short list of trusted resources to help potential clients find the coach of their choice.”

Dr. Towanna Burrous/Founder


Radical Success Coach Doreen Rainey to be Honored as Coach of the Year
WASHINGTON, DC (BLACK NEWS) December 21, 2015

Personal and business coach, speaker and management consultant, Doreen Rainey will be honored as the Coach of the Year at the 2016 Black Life Coaches Business Strategy Summit to be held Friday-Sunday, March 18-20, 2016 at the AC Hotel National Harbor in Washington, DC.

As Founder and CEO of the RADICAL Success Institute and the Vice President, Operations, Act Like A Success | A Steve Harvey Company, Rainey is driven by a singular vision: to help people define success for themselves and have the guts to go after it.

Known for her no-nonsense, direct approach, she challenges her clients to move past the obstacles and excuses that block their forward motion.

Pulling on her extensive education and experience in training and development, communications, personal growth, entrepreneurship and authentic living, they provide the foundation for the courses, programs and events that deliver the blueprint to empower her clients to get into action.

Rainey has given keynotes, workshops, and strategy sessions that relate to career, business, health, finances, or life balance to corporations, associations and at conferences and retreats. She has also been featured in USA Weekend Magazine, on ABC and Yahoo News, to name a few.