Meet the Team
Our team is here to serve your professional development needs. Our talented instructors and coaches come from a variety of impressive backgrounds and bring their best to every client interaction.
Through her products and services, Christina inspires others to take responsibility for their success at work and home. Along with her team, she provides invaluable strategies that lead to better professional and personal relationships, improved communication skills, and, ultimately, increased productivity in accomplishing personal and organizational goals.
Through more than fifteen years of public service with a California police department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Christina worked on an array of programs, including the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program and the FBI’s Leadership Development Program, where her teams helped train thousands of leaders.
She has published several books in addition to having an active YouTube channel and hosting two podcasts. Christina has two master’s degrees, one of which is in Education with a specialization in Training and Performance Improvement and she is certified in Co-Active Coaching, EQi 2.0, SDI 2.0, and the Everything DiSC® application suite.
Bernadette is an experienced leader and talent development professional. She collaborates with leaders, teams, and organizations so they can reach their full potential. As a consultant, her methods involve listening intently to the needs of her clients and helping them identify focused solutions that will work best with the culture and climate. As a coach, her focus is to help the client identify a desired impact and develop a clear plan to achieve that result. In consulting and coaching, she uses a variety of strategies that have evolved after many years of facilitating and coaching. Her experience includes working with organizations, teams and leaders in the public, non-profit and higher education sectors. Her expertise is in the development of organization-wide supervisory development, leadership development performance, and mentoring programs. She has facilitated and implemented large organizational change initiatives. Bernadette’s credentials: D.A. In Higher Education, Masters in Public Administration, Bachelors in Social Work, and Certified Professional Coach (CPC), ACC, SHRM-SCP
Stephanie has nearly 15 years of US government service across all levels of the executive branch (local, state, and federal) and in varied disciplines, including epidemiology (infectious and chronic diseases), data and information analysis, national security, instructing (with international experience), facilitating workshops, leadership development, leadership coaching, writing and editing, and management. Most of her government service was with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). She is experienced in delivering enterprise-wide training programs, facilitating small and large groups, and conducting train-the-trainer programs. Her leadership ability, interpersonal skills, sound judgment, and strong oral and written communication skills have served her well as a leader and a trainer/facilitator/coach. Stephanie’s credentials: BA International Politics, MPH (Master of Public Health), Certified Leadership Coach, (Georgetown University), and Discovery Insights certified.
Lori has enjoyed a successful career as a Senior Manager at Verizon Communications as well as an extensive training, sales, and marketing background in telecommunications, government, health care and other industries. She is accomplished in facilitating large and small groups and creating enterprise-wide interactive training programs. Lori’s expertise focuses on critical communication skills such as public speaking, thinking on your feet, impactful interpersonal communication, team collaboration, and customer engagement. A believer in learning by doing, Lori incorporates engaging and creative activities to facilitate the learning process by drawing on her experience as an improviser, actor, and director. Lori’s exceptional interpersonal skills, creativity, and oral and written communication skills, have served her well as a leader and a trainer/facilitator. Lori’s credentials: BA Communications, MPA Public Management and Health Care, and Strengths Deployment Inventory Certified