Meet The Experts

Kara Lane

Kara Lane is the founder of Champions of Powerful Living (, a company that provides personal development products and services which help people achieve life success. She is also a Certified Professional Coach and author of Wake Up to Powerful Living: 12 Principles to Transform Your Life!

She is a CPA and was Vice President of Financial Planning for a national health insurance company before deciding to leave the corporate world in 2008 to pursue her dream of helping people realize their full potential.

Kara lives in Carmel, Indiana, with her husband, Rick, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, reading, and adventurous activities like snorkeling with sharks, skydiving, and horseback riding.


Rick Lane

Rick Lane has over 30 years of corporate Human Resources Leadership/Management experience, including 8 years as the Vice-President of Human Resources.   In addition to providing personal coaching services, like career management, at Champions of Powerful Living, Rick also provides customized Human Resources Executive Consulting/Coaching Programs for corporations at Career Management Resources.  He has successfully coached and consulted with hundreds of individuals at every level on a variety of professional and personal issues.

Rick is a confident leader with a very practical, results-driven approach and is an excellent troubleshooter with the ability to solve problems, identify opportunities and relate to people at all levels.  He performs best in challenging, difficult situations, or what others may perceive as “crisis mode.”  While Rick’s underlying passion is to help other people be successful, his #1 priority is his wife and sons. He also enjoys working out and is an avid NFL fan.