• We celebrate leaders and organizations who embrace the humanity of their people. In fact, we help them thrive in an ever-changing and competitive landscape.
    • “If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you.”

      - Mary Kay Ash, founder of Mary Kay, Inc.

    • “Now more than ever, the world needs kind, generous and considerate business leaders.”

      - Richard Branson, founder of The Virgin Group

    • Address Challenges

      Address challenges that slow a company's growth and are a drain to your teams.
    • Augment Skills

      Augment skills to accelerate success and inspire people to do their best every day.
    • Increase Confidence

      Increase confidence and peace of mind knowing you're equipped to address unique challenges.
    • “Jennifer’s workshop was one of our best rated programs. We loved her so much that we’ve asked her to come back and run several more workshops in our other offices!”

      Sandra Wang, Director of Portfolio Management, IHS Markit, Raleigh, N.C.


    • Lumanus Namesake Origin

      We're so proud of our clients and what they’ve achieved. They inspire us everyday. Lumanus is a combination of three words - Luminary, Human and Us. Lumanus highlights the desire to amplify the incredible light and wisdom that resides within all of us. When we do this, our lives and those around us are transformed.
    • Meet Jennifer Howell, Lumanus Group Founder

    • Jennifer Spaulding

      Jennifer Howell, leadership consultant, international speaker and executive coach, empowers leaders and organizations to elevate their teams, performance and bottom line with an emphasis on emotional intelligence and leadership development.

      As the founder of the Lumanus Group, she pursues her passion to help others succeed and create work environments where individuals and teams thrive. Lumanus Group's clients represent numerous industries, including technology/software, fintech, financial services, professional services, retail and nonprofit. Our clients have experienced dramatic business growth, elevated team performance, improved communication skills and career promotions.

      Jennifer integrates proven business strategies with first-hand expertise that she developed over 20 years working for and with early-stage, growth and Fortune 500 technology and financial services companies, including Accenture, State Street Corporation, Bank of America and Credera. Jennifer built masterminds for Fortune 500 executives, facilitated an award-winning mentor program for 180 professionals, raised millions for charitable causes and has mentored leaders for over a decade.

      Forbes, Fortune's Broadsheet, Redbook Magazine, The Huffington Post, numerous podcasts and two books for professional women have highlighted Jennifer's expertise.

      Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Trinity University and a graduate certificate from Southern Methodist University. She has earned several coaching certifications, including a focus on emotional intelligence (EQi 2.0 and EQ360). Her free time is spent exploring all that Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina have to offer.