Compass - An Online Interactive Coaching System

Leadership Team

1798 Keyes Road
Ramona, CA 92065

At Living My Purpose, we are passionate about people, ideas, leadership, learning new skills and seeing others grow. However, we are most passionate about others reach their potential. The key to changing the world is in getting as many of us as possible living our true genius. This noble and challenging goal seem unattainable at first glance, but once one looks at people from a holistic view utilizing the tools we have available, it is not only possible, it is achievable.

Michael J. Adams

Founder, Living My Purpose



Professional Background:
Mike Adams has founded 15 companies over the last 33 years including retail, distribution, business systems, services, and e-commerce. Mike is a seasoned career coach utilizing processes and methods developed in the coaching over 1100 Individuals, Students and Business Executives since 1998. Mike used his coaching insights along with the research he has done in the application of psychometric testing as it applies to personal development, college and career in the development of the Potential Coaching System called Compass.


Lee Reisinger

Major Accounts



Professional Background:
Lee has over 40 years of experience in the pulp and paper industry, with Procter & Gamble, as an owner of an engineering firm and as a strategic consultant. He is currently the CEO of a company that diverts food contaminated waste from landfills to produce sanitary tissue products and oil. Lee co-leads Entrepreneurs for Christ at Skyline Church in San Diego and is passionate about helping today’s and tomorrow’s leaders identify and excel in their life’s work. He is marketing the LMP assessments to potential customers outside of the education sector.

Mark Nicholson, PsyD.

Industrial/Organizational Psychology

Professional Background:
A published researcher in the area of organizational commitment of employees, Mark has expertise in creating dynamic, effective relationships between executives and their staff. An excellent speaker, he has an ability to apply theoretical constructs to everyday practices. His overarching philosophy of support provides his clients with innovative methodologies tailored to their needs. Mark holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Education and a Doctorate in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. He is a trained and certified SYMLOG® consultant. As a sought-after university lecturer, he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Management, Leadership and Industrial Psychology.






Jr/Sr High School Principal, The Rock Academy

“We switched from using one of the tests in Naviance to Compass with our 12th grade students and have been very happy with the results.” Kristen Cherry, Jr/Sr High School…


College Admissions and Funding Specialist, College and Beyond, LLC

“Over the past 2 years, I have been using the Living My Purpose (LMP) program for students who struggle with figuring what major and career to pursue. What I like…


Human Resources, Coaching, Training & Conflict Resolution

As a TAP facilitator and career counselor, I've seen how the military prepares people for separation. Many service men and women experience confusion about career direction, skills and strengths, education…


CEO LaBahn's Landscaping

Compass has given me a tool and helped our team be more effective. I consider Mike Adams one of the most influential people in my life. His resources have helped…


College Planning America

I have been using the Compass tool with students and parents in the College Planning process now for a number of years and every time the families are stunned as…


Educational Consultant and Career Coach

“My college admissions services are incomplete without Compass career assessments even when my students feel confident with their choices in a college major. Compass provides profound in-depth analysis details on…


Mark E. Nicholson, PsyD. Industrial/Organizational Psychology

“We provided the assessments and coaching videos to 80 students and approximately 80% of them found them helpful in focusing their remaining efforts in college, as well as their careers.…


The Honorable Anthony Principi

"... Compass can improve the educational experience for veterans and the return on investment the taxpayers receive for educational benefits for veterans. The amount is extraordinary..“ The Honorable Anthony Principi…


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