Administration

Board of Governors

President

M. Krishna Kumar, BCC

BOG Term: 2012-2018
President Term: 2016-2018
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Krishna Kumar is a pioneer in the sphere of Leadership Coaching in India and the Founder Director of the Intrad School of Executive Coaching (ISEC), an organization specializing in leadership development through executive coaching. As a Leadership Coach, he specializes in the Inner Coach methodology that uses concepts and practices drawn from sports psychology and organizational behavior to enhance managerial performance in the corporate world. A Founding Fellow of the International Coaching Professionals Association (ICPA, an affiliate of Harvard Medical College, Krishna Kumar is often involved in coaching research and is also a partner at The Silk Road Partnership, which provides a range of coaching, mentoring, talent and leadership consulting services across Asia, the Gulf and Europe.

Krishna Kumar started his corporate career with Madura Coats, the Indian subsidiary of the FTSE 100 firm, Coats Viyella plc (UK) in the early 1980s. After successfully managing several sales and marketing assignments within India, he went on to become Commercial Director of Coats Middle East based in Dubai holding direct charge of 13 markets. Having tasted success at the corporate level, Krishna Kumar began his Entrepreneurial journey. As an entrepreneur he set up trading, marketing and management consultancy firms. His businesses included founding and later successfully exiting an Information Technology firm, Inet Software, specializing in the niche areas of CRM software for the Middle East Oil and Gas industry.

In a varied career spanning three decades, he has been a top management executive, an Executive coach, a visiting faculty at leading B-schools, independent Board member for several companies and a sports coach.

A USPTR certified tennis coaching professional, his passion for sports resulted in the creation of the Kinesis Tennis Academy, an ISO 9001-2008 certified academy rated amongst India’s premier professional tennis institutes. He is the recipient of the USPTR India Presidents award and was the USPTR India Pro of the Year in 2011.

Krishna Kumar holds a degree in Engineering from India’s premier educational institutions. He has a degree in mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and an advanced management certification from INSEAD, France.

He frequently publishes and has been profiled in leading business magazines.

President-Elect

José Manuel del Rîo Zamacona, MPC

BOG Term: 2012-2018
President-Elect Term: 2017-2018
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Pepe is a life and executive Coach. (His expertise includes communication, retirement, Outplacement, career & life coaching). Bicultural, he has a worldwide experience in different industries and organizations. In addition, He is a speaker in human development, personal transformation, family, communication, coaching and sales topics. He works on a daily basis in del Río training and back to business.

Pepe’s purpose is, Help human beings to build responsible and conscious awakening; encouraging their potential to achieve their goals, communicate better, and to live the life they want. Pepe’s style as a coach is friendly, empathetic and assertive. He rules his work under the masteries, and the code of ethics of the International Association of Coaching that handles the highest standards of practice of coaching in the world.

Pepe is the coauthor and facilitator of the certifications “High performance families”, “Quality a personal mission”, “productive communication”& ” Public Speaking transformation”. Together with his wife Aída was the former producer and host of the family radio show, “Vivir en familia” in Mexico.

Among other studies, he holds two Coaching certifications:

  • Coaching sistémico (Systemic coaching), from More global Consulting.
  • “Life Options”. Retirement Coach, from Careers Partners International.

Pepe’s interests include spending quality time with his wife and kids; Books and theater.

Vice President

Bibi Ohlsson, MPC

BOG Term: 2016-2019
Vice President Term: 2017-2019
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Bibi Ohlsson is a High-Performance Coach helping highly invested individuals and businesses think and act more resourcefully, and she works with clients across the globe. 

As a seasoned pro with 35+ years successful and diverse business background in the IT Industry and NPO’s / NGO´s – continuous development is of great importance to her. 

She complements her extensive experience from professional and personal life with among many things; Positive Psychology, Self-Leadership, Emotional Intelligence, Mindfulness, Neuro-Science and pairs it with the IAC Coaching Masteries.  

Facilitating transformation by supporting her clients in uncovering potential, expanding thinking, creating strategies and following-through; thus, tapping into their full potential.

2nd Vice President

M. Shanmugam

BOG Term: 2016 - 2019
2nd Vice President Term: 2017 - 2019
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Shan is an International Trainer, Facilitator and Coach. Over the past 20 years, he has trained, facilitated and coached participants across the Asian region on various aspects of Leadership, Team Development and Performance Coaching. His innovative, interactive and high impact approaches empower his participants to experience, reflect and act for self and organizational improvements.

Shan has held strategic and senior management position with a multi-national Training Resource Company and coupled with his previous key position as a military officer, has given him a unique perspective in harnessing a myriad of adult-centered action learning tools to develop leadership and team competencies. A much sought after speaker, he has addressed local and international seminars and conferences.

Shan holds a Masters degree in Human Resource Management from University of Canberra, Australia. His professional qualification includes:

  • Certified Solution Focused Coach – Canadian Council for Professional Certification (CSFC-CCPC)
  • Independent Certified John C.Maxwell Team (JMT) Coach, Teacher and Speaker
  • Certified Professional Coach
  • Certified Executive Coach (UMCCed)
  • Certified Professional Facilitator (CPF – IAF)
  • Senior LPI Licensed Consultant and LPI Licensed EQ Coach
  • Pass Part 1: Certified Coach – International Association of Coaches (CC-IAC)
  • Certified EQ Trainer by Six Seconds, USA.
  • Certified Professional Marketer by Asia Pacific Marketing Federation (CPM-APMF)
  • Certified Trainer by the Malaysian Human Resource Development Council

Professional Associations

  • 2nd Vice President, International Association of Coaching
  • Founding President Malaysian Association of Facilitators
  • Member, International Association of Facilitators,
  • Founding President, International Association of Coaching, Kuala Lumpur Chapter
  • Member, Malaysian Institute of Management
  • Life Member, Institute of Marketing Malaysia

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Treasurer

Péter Rusznák

BOG Term: 2012 - 2018
Treasurer Term: 2017 - 2018
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Peter is a business and life coach. His method is proactive and integrative: He precedes bigger problems, by solving the problems at the right time. He uses different types of coaching methods to best serve the coaches.

During the coaching consultations, he helps his clients to identify their goals and difficulties that hinder them from achieving their objectives in the first place, then he provides support for them to find out what and how to do in order to make changes to perform breakthrough in reaching their goals. Finally, he ensures with his feedbacks that the coaches stay on the pre-designated path, carry out the previously set actions and achieve their aims

Peter received a Master’s degree in political science from Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

He is the Chapter president of the IAC Hungarian Chapter. As a Chapter president he organizes monthly meetings, where they review the main goals, mission and values of the IAC and discuss recent coaching issues. They have translated the IAC Coaching Masteries and the Code of Ethics to Hungarian.

He is the managing director of Pro Bona Coaching & Training Center (Proactive Coaching Group). They are in the service of companies as well as individuals via providing coach training, business coaching, executive coaching, life coaching, organization development, economic mediation and business mediation.

Secretary

Martha Pasternack, MMC

BOG Term: 2016-2019
Secretary Term: 2016-2019
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It is with great honor and a sense of humility that I am able to serve as a member of the IAC® Board of Governors. Over my 30+ years of professional life as a nurse, Family Nurse Practitioner, and my 10+ years as a certified life coach I am excited to champion the development of life coaching as an elegant and potent global way to promote peace, kindness, health and self-acceptance for all people.

I feel committed to supporting life coaches worldwide to do the work they’re called to do in the name of “Expanding The Path to Coaching Mastery”, the IAC® slogan.

I was initially certified as a life coach by the Fearless Living Institute and am currently a Master coach, mentor coach and certified trainer for the Fearless Living institute. I have been the director of the International Coaching Program, now known as the LCCP, for the Fearless Living Institute. I am currently serving as mentor for the LCCP.

I am certified by the IAC® with MMC status and am licensed by the IAC® to provide training on the IAC® masteries. In addition I have been writing for the Huffington Post since 2012. I have been writing for the IAC VOICE™ since 2013. I have created and participated in mastermind groups focused on business building and professional growth.

My husband and I live in southwest Colorado with winter jaunts to southeast Florida.

BOG Member

Philip Beddows

BOG Term: 2014 - 2017
BOG Member Term: 2014 - 2017
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Philip is a founding partner of the The Silk Road Partnership, which provides a range of coaching, mentoring, talent and leadership consulting services for senior individuals. It operates from London to Dubai & The Gulf, through India, SE Asia, Hong Kong and mainland China.

He has been working in the coaching and career development arena for over 23 years and was fortunate to have been trained by one of the pre-eminent Inner Game coaches. Whilst developing his coaching and mentoring practice, Philip has acquired considerable commercial insights from co-founding and owning, building, buying out and selling a number of businesses, including co-founding and leading the coaching practice of a renowned UK executive search firm.

Philip works with senior and emerging leaders, typically at critical transition points in their development and/or at key moments of commercial change in their organization. His sector experience is broad, but with a high level of expertise in financial and professional services, working in the heart of the City of London’s globally connected marketplace.

He has written in business, financial and HR media on topics ranging from leadership, succession, coaching & mentoring, careers, non-executive directorships & portfolio life, the economy and corporate purpose. He is interested in other cultures and has recently written a chapter on Coaching & Mentoring Across Cultures in a book published in association with the International Bar Association (IBA).

In addition to being a member of the Board of Governors of the International Association of Coaching (IAC), Philip is also a Founding Fellow of the Institute of Coaching Professional Association (a Harvard Medical School affiliate), a Non-executive Director of the Institute of Mentoring and a Member & certified Senior Practitioner of European Mentoring & Coaching Council (EMCC). He trained at The School of Coaching (Europe’s first coach training organization) and has a Certificate of Professional Development in Executive Coaching from The University of Strathclyde. He is also an accredited user of Harrison Assessments.

He was educated at the University of Reading where he gained a BA(Hons) in History, studied French at Université Stendhal (Grenoble 3) and is a Fellow of The Royal Geographical Society. He has a richly varied set of life experiences and has held leadership positions in the military, political, educational and charitable spheres.

BOG Member

Jinny Wang

BOG Term: 20014 - 2017
BOG Member Term: 20014 - 2017
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Jinny has been a coach and an HR consultant for more than 15 years. She is the founder of two coaching associations in Taiwan, and earned her ICF PCC in 2010. Promoting coaching in Taiwan, she is very committed to helping people learn and use coaching in their lives and businesses.

Having been on the leading edge of coaching in Taiwan, Jinny has experience in a variety of fields, such as entrepreneurs, business owners, executives, parenting, mindfulness, etc. She serves as a mentor to other coaches, and as an IAC Masteries licensee, she has a keen interest in promoting the 9 Masteries in the Taiwan coaching communities.

Currently, she has an interest in writing books that deal with life balance using Tai-Chi for life transformation in the Golden Ages.

BOG Member

Dr. Luis Gaviria

BOG Term: 2016-2019
BOG Member Term: 2016-2019
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Luis Gaviria is a high impact inspirational speaker, author and professional coach. He has been featured on WLRN PBS Miami, Telemundo, Univisión, Televid, LifeDesignTV, American Latino TV. He presented “Universo Interior”, his own show (Inner Universe) in PBS, dedicated to the exploration of human nature. Currently he presents his “Neurociencias y Coaching” show (Neuroscience & Coaching) on LifeDesignTV, aired by satellite to more than twenty Hispanic countries.

He specializes in coaching and training leaders in personal and organizational transformation processes. His mission is to transform lives towards excellence and happiness, in sustainable and meaningful ways.

He is the Director and Provost at the Neuroscience & Coaching Institute, where leaders are trained in powerful coaching and mentoring approaches, to get their results to higher levels. He is also the chairman at Gaventerprise Group Corporation an American consulting firm, that designs and deploys human and organizational development processes, all this with the help of a great team of consultants. He has been a member of Executive Committees in the Gas and Oil industry, in Turkey and the Middle East.

His main areas of interest are:

  • Coaching as an essential tool for transformational and highly effective leaders.
  • Luis is a Master Coach Trainer at Neuroscience & Coaching Institute.
  • His potent training course, “Think, Act & Succeed” has helped thousands in achieving great levels of success, reaching enormous personal transformation, with a great impact their lives and business.
  • Neuroscience & Coaching: Neurocoaching – His version of Neurocoaching, Neuroscience Base Coaching is a powerful discipline that enhances personal motivation and clarity of purpose, offering tremendous possibilities for personal and professional development.
  • HSE (Health Safety Environment) & SBC (BBS: Behavior Based Safety) – Neuroscience and Coaching Leadership Training geared towards accident free, highly productive industries.
  • Cultural Transformation Process Consulting.
  • His “Train the Trainers” programs tap into the organizations own leadership and teaching resources, offering a highly cost-effective means for multiplying and deploying training processes.

BOG Member

Leanne Chan

BOG Term: 2016-2019
BOG Member Term: 2016-2019
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Professional Coach/HR Practitioner, Hong Kong

Leanne is a career & leadership coach serving both on campus and in corporations leveraging her corporate talent management experience plus her interest in young people’s aspirations.  Drawing on over 15 years of a value-added human resources professional in multinational corporations, provides HR consultancy to senior executives and leaders on talent management and leadership coaching in Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific region. 

For the past few years Leanne has been developing her career, performance and leadership coaching skills focus on helping individuals and organizations to unleash their potential and achieve greater performance through a blended approach of individual and team coaching, training, facilitation and action learning to enhance personal, interpersonal and organizational effectiveness.

Leanne obtained her Associated Certified Coach from International Coaching Federation since 2012.   Passed Test 1 (Written Test) from International Association of Coaching in 2013 and got the Practitioner Certification in 2015. Leanne keeps on expanding her path to coaching mastery.
She has strong desire to help early career professional become who they’re, not being under others life. Enhance their conversation skill to improve the working life and family life.

BOG Member

Eduardo Vier

BOG Term: 2017-2020
BOG Member Term: 2017-2020
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Eduardo is a Business Coach specializing in helping business owners and managers bring clarity and focus to their everyday to increase productivity and revenues. Also a coach training instructor, international mentor and certifier in coaching skills and brings his talents to coaches and everyday professionals that want to communicate powerfully, clearly and build relationships with a real “coach approach”. He is flexible, direct and results-producing.

He has the unique ability to intuitively understand his client’s situations in life while remaining an objective observer. This gift, combined with superior listening skills, naturally creates a space in which clients become aware of their life potential. Through Eduardo’s coaching, clients are able to develop practical goals so they achieve and experience a sense of freedom and wholeness in their personal and professional performance. In the process, they become stronger and more aware of their potential, achieving the results that they always wanted in their life.

Eduardo is a
– MMC Master Masteries Coach with the International Association of Coaching, IAC
– MCC, Master Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation, ICF
– ICF Assessor in the Credential & Program Accreditation
– CVCC, Graduate School of Coaching with CoachVille
– TLC, Thomas Leonard Coaching School, Certified with CoachVille
– NLP Practitioner, Neuro-Linguistic Programming

Administration

IAC® Positions

IAC® Structure

Board Executives:

  • President: Krishna Kumar
  • President-elect: José Manuel “Pepe” del Río Zamacona
  • Vice President: Bibi Ohlsson
  • 2nd Vice President: Shan Moorthi
  • Secretary: Martha Pasternack
  • Treasurer : Péter Rusznák

Finance

  • Treasurer:  Péter Rusznák
  • Finance Committee: 

PORTFOLIOS

Membership

  • Shan Moorthi 
  • Regional Coordinators:
    • Europe – Péter Rusznák
    • Latino America – 
    • Asia- Leanne Chan
    • North America /Canada  – Martha Pasternack
  • Chapters coordinator –   Ronald Simon

Certification

  • José Manuel “Pepe” del Río Zamacona  

Licensing

  • José Manuel “Pepe” del Río Zamacona  
    • Licensing Coordinator –  Deb Chisholm

Collaboration & Research

  • Krishna Kumar
    • Research – Luis Gaviria
    • Collaboration – Philip Beddows

Ethics

  • Krishna Kumar
    • Philip Beddows

Communications

  • Bibi Ohlsson
  • Business Processes
  • Technology – Srihari Kurup
  • Website – Srihari Kurup
  • Social Media
    • Adibah Saleh
    • Carla Carolina Cofiño Navarro
  • Graphic Design – Tomas Lozada
  • Voice Editor
    • Spanish Co-Editor: Pepe del Rio
    • Chinese Co-Editor: Jinny Wang
  • Translators
    • Sergio Caicedo (Spanish)
    • David Huang (Chinese)

IAC® Staff

Virtual Assistant

Diana McFarlane

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Diana McFarlane, President and founder of DKM Online Office Solutions, currently holds the position of Virtual Assistant Administration to the IAC. She has 10 years experience in the virtual administrative support field working for a variety of clients both in administrative and website design. At the IAC, Diana is the Certification Processor, handles email correspondence, sends out the VOICE newsletter, maintains the website and has various other duties. Diana can be reached via her websiteDKM Online Office Solutions.

Bookkeeping

Becky Fyke

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Becky Fyke, together with her partner, has been doing bookkeeping and accounting for about 25 years through their company, Checks & Balances, Inc. Checks & Balances has a diverse group of clients consisting of personal accounts, retail, service, non-profits and more. They design their services to meet the specific needs of each client. Becky began working with IAC in 2006 and has watched the organization grow considerably since that time. She finds it to be a pleasure to work with everyone associated with the IAC. She is responsible for getting everyone compensated in a timely manner and creating the monthly and annual financial reports for the IAC Board of Governors.

Recording Secretary

Wendy Rumrill

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Wendy Rumrill has worked with the IAC since March, 2010 in the capacity of Recording Secretary / Transcriptionist through Tya Bolton and Exceptional Business Solutions. She attends monthly BOG meetings for the purpose of taking minutes and also transcribes IAC Certification interviews. Her career has consisted of various administrative support roles. She has been a transcriptionist for 15 years and currently specializes in virtual assistant and transcription services with a particular focus in the coaching industry.

Certification Team

Certification Team

Natalie Tucker Miller, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Natalie Tucker Miller is an internationally recognized certified coach, instructor and coach certifier.  Natalie continues to contribute to the evolution of coaching as well to the IAC Coaching Masteries®. She has served on the board of the IAC®, including as President from January 2006 to March 2008.

She is the founder of Ageless-Sages.com Publishing, a publishing company specializing in Books For Elders™.  Her work at Ageless-Sages includes helping people understand the unique needs of people in the later developmental stages of life, so that relationships and connections with elders can continue to thrive in the changing landscape of aging.

Natalie has a passion for expanding the learning environment beyond traditional teaching. She shared this expansive approach when she taught in private and public schools for over 15 years and when she home educated her two daughters from 1997-2006. She has numerous years of experience teaching adult learners through her work with the University of Vermont, Prevent Child Abuse Vermont (PCAVT) and as an instructor at The Thomas Leonard School of Coaching.

Her coaching clients range from Olympic trained athletes, to an award winning psychiatrist, to retired teachers, and caregivers.  She helps her clients discover and work with their uniqueness, through her own unique way of guiding people to eliminate the self-judgment that can inhibit the emergence of greatness.

Certification Team

Nina East, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Nina East has created over 250 coach training modules for several prominent coach training schools and organizations, and has trained and/or mentored over 3000 coaches. Prior to opening her own business, she worked in higher education as a senior administrator and faculty member, including developing and teaching leadership development programs to a diverse student body. She is known as a Business Catalyst, using coaching as one of her skills to help individuals and businesses effect rapid, meaningful, and sustainable change. She is driven by making the impossible possible, and making sure that clients are able to put what they learn in coaching into immediate, practical use. Nina is the author of Rapid Relationship Recovery (2002); 99 Tips for Managing Diversity to Drive Business Success (2001); and the co-author of Achieving Extraordinary Success As A Coach: Nine Leading Coaches Share Their Best Practice Building Strategies (2002) and Caring For the Caregiver – 8 Truths To Prolong Your Career (2005) as well as booklets on follow-through and diversity training. Involved with the IAC since its inception, Nina is one of the co-authors of Step 1 of the certification exam. She helped develop the processes for Step 2, both for the Proficiencies and the Masteries, and has been a Certifying Examiner since 2004.

Certification Team

Karen Van Cleve, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Karen Van Cleve is passionate about using coaching to change the business world. For 30 years she worked in a variety of industries and organizations, generally in some role of organizational development. She believes that coaching is the key to making the workplace more humane and effective. Karen is the President of Live Well Coaching, founded in 2002 to teach business professionals how to be the masters of their own lives. She uses coaching, speaking and writing to inspire personal greatness. Karen’s coach training and background are eclectic. She brings a variety of tools and techniques to support her clients, including NLP, PSYCH-K, and EFT. She has been a Results Coach with Robbins Research International since 2005. Karen offers the Do It Yourself Brain Surgery™ coaching program, which combines the science of how the brain works with coaching techniques to create powerful shifts. Karen is honored to have been one of the first coaches certified through the IAC and has been a Certifying Examiner since 2004. She participated in the development and adoption of the IAC Masteries®. She is also active in the Denver Coach Federation, Toastmasters, and the Colorado chapter of the National Speakers Association.

Certification Team

Elizabeth Dyrsmid, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Elizabeth Nofziger Dyrsmid is the owner of Fresh Vision Coaching, where she works a career coach who specializes in helping people land (or create) work they love. She has an engineering background, and now works with technical, coaching, and other professionals on career reinvention.

Elizabeth helps her clients apply their strengths and interests to great careers that they’re passionate about. Elizabeth also provides mentor coaching for new coaches.

Elizabeth enjoys supporting her clients by blending strengths in intuition along with logic and structure. She has a mission to help each and every being live in full awareness, conscious choice, and joy!

Certification Team

Alison Davis, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Alison Davis is the founder of Foundations for Living, an International Coaching Practice, which specialises in facilitation, coaching and seminars for both business and private clients of all ages. Alison inspires clients to create a life they love and relationships that really work. She works in both English and French and uses her intuitive and creative skills to work with individuals and groups from very varied backgrounds. Alison’s many years of experience of managerial and director level positions in business are an invaluable asset to her business coaching. Another of Alison’s passions is teaching. She spent a large part of her working life teaching adults at university level in France. She now holds a licence to teach the IAC Masteries and mentors in both French and English. Alison’s coaching style is challenging, supportive and respectful. It is based on truth and aims at increasing possibility and opening up new horizons for the client. Alison believes firmly in “walking her talk”. She has done extensive personal growth work herself over the last ten years. On the Youth at Risk programme, she was mentor for several years to young people who were involved in crime, truancy and drugs, enabling them to achieve positive results and transform their lives. She still believes these were the most challenging clients she could have. Alison believes in fairness, justice and empowerment. She values beauty, variety, creativity, trust, respect and integrity. She willingly takes on responsibility and enjoys cooperation with others.

Certification Team

Bonnie Chan, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Bonnie is a business and life coach from Hong Kong specialized in cross-cultural coaching, personal and organization effectiveness. Bonnie’s rich business acumen and international trade experiences in multi-countries articulates her coaching sense in different industries.

 

One of the first-batch coaches in Asia, Bonnie is the founding member of the Hong Kong International Coaching Community and was elected as President in 2005/6 and is actively involved as the Honorary Advisor to the community. She brings coaching to China by training new coaches in Guangzhou and Shenzhen respectively. She is the co-author of “ParentCoach” published in 2005 , the first Chinese coaching book of its kind in Hong Kong and China.

 

She completed her coaching program in The Graduate School of Coaching, Coachville and is a certified coach with IAC. She is an Eco-psychologist and actively pursues her PhD research in Eco-coaching. She believes Well Mind, Well Business and Well Earth.

 

Bonnie speaks fluent English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese. She dreams to see international recognized coaching certification could be granted in multi-languages in the future.

 

Bonnie plays Tai Jei, loves international gourmet and fond of Japanese cooking and Chinese Suxiu Embroidery appreciation.

 

Bonnie certifies in Chinese (Putonghua and Cantonese) and English.

Certification Team

Marie Laure Lagrange MMC

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Marie Laure Lagrange is a seeker in the field of spirituality and human excellence. She views the IAC coaching masteries as powerful companions to a life design in accord with one’s deepest aspirations and personal truth.

 

Being a “generalist” coach, she helps clients to find their inner guidance and resources with issues related to work, family and language learning.

Her part-time practice in France allows her to volunteer for different organizations dedicated to cultural change. Her personal statement is: “Cut the noise, listen to what is, and find your truth.”

She works in French (native speaker), and English.

Certification Team

Lorraine Lee, MMC

Certifier, Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Lorraine has been coaching since 2004 and first became a member of the IAC in 2007.  Lorraine was certified in 2009.  She is passionate about coaching and inspiring people to be the best they can be.  She has over twenty years of diverse corporate services experience having worked in major multi-national organizations in the areas of law, banking, commercial and educational sectors. Lorraine is a Career and Executive Coach in Hong Kong and is also a part-time lecturer in the local university teaching Coaching. Lorraine coaches executives and professionals on a variety of corporate issues including leadership, talent management, communications, managing change & transition, cultural aspects and inspires them to maximize their full potential.

Lorraine grew up in Singapore and Hong Kong, and attended University in California, USA. She then lived and worked in Canada before returning to Hong Kong.

Lorraine speaks native English and Cantonese fluency and some Mandarin. Lorraine was recently awarded the MA of Coaching and Mentoring Practice from the University of Oxford Brookes in the UK.  In her free time, Lorraine enjoys cooking and watching investigative movies /drama …… So intriguing!”

Certification Team

Eva Luk, MMC

Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Eva is the MMC (IAC), Master Masteries Certified Coach of International Association of Coaching. Prior to her focus on coaching services, Eva has spent more than 14 years in human resources and people development. Being a committed and passionate coach, she deeply believes that coaching can help unleashing our inner potential and enable us living a more fruitful life.  In recent years, Eva has been rendering personal and mentor coaching services. She is experienced in teaching IAC Coaching Certification courses at Hong Kong University SPACE and facilitating parent coaching workshops at schools. Eva also engages in pro-bono coaching as well as participates in coaching promotional activities in Hong Kong.

Eva obtained her Master degree in Human Resources Management from the University of Salford (UK) and another Master degree in Training Management from the University of Leicester (UK). Eva can speak very fluent Cantonese, English and Mandarin.

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Eduardo Vier, MMC

Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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Eduardo is a Business Coach specializing in helping business owners and managers bring clarity and focus to their everyday to increase productivity and revenues. Also a coach training instructor, international mentor and certifier in coaching skills and brings his talents to coaches and everyday professionals that want to communicate powerfully, clearly and build relationships with a real “coach approach”. He is flexible, direct and results-producing.

He has the unique ability to intuitively understand his client’s situations in life while remaining an objective observer. This gift, combined with superior listening skills, naturally creates a space in which clients become aware of their life potential. Through Eduardo’s coaching, clients are able to develop practical goals so they achieve and experience a sense of freedom and wholeness in their personal and professional performance. In the process, they become stronger and more aware of their potential, achieving the results that they always wanted in their life.

Eduardo is a
– MMC Master Masteries Coach with the International Association of Coaching, IAC
– MCC, Master Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation, ICF
– ICF Assessor in the Credential & Program Accreditation
– CVCC, Graduate School of Coaching with CoachVille
– TLC, Thomas Leonard Coaching School, Certified with CoachVille
– NLP Practitioner, Neuro-Linguistic Programming

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Fernando Celis, Masteries Practitioner

Masteries Professional Development Plan Coach

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With over 20 years of experience as Life Coach, International Sales Training Consultant and Peak Performance Coach, he has contributed to the success of thousands of professionals in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the United States. He designed and implemented the curriculum for Compaq Computers International’s sales force training program, used to train and coach over 5,000 professionals.

Through his career, Fernando Celis has been recognized by companies like Compaq, Citibank, British Petroleum, IBM, AVAYA Communications, and Lafarge Cement. He is a Director of ILC International Life & Leadership Coaching Academy in the United States and Venezuela, and a Distinguished Toastmaster Member,making him a recognized motivational speaker. As a Master Life Coach Trainer, and IAC Licensee, Fernando has guided more then 900 professionales to the Certified Life Coach designation.

Fernando has studied Architecture at the Simón Bolívar University, Design at the Art Institute, Management at Florida International University, graduated from Anthony Robbins Mastery University, is a Certified International Coach from ICC International Coaching community led by Joseph O’Conner, and is Masteries Practitioner from the IAC. He is the author of the Surfing Inspirational Novel The Executive Surfer. He enjoys surfing, designing programs and spends his time between Miami Florida and Margarita Island.

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Monica Siu, MMC

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Monica is a Executive Coach, Career Coach and Trainer – Leadership Development.  

Having experienced how coaching transformed her from heart to soul, Monica started her career  of coaching and training in 2010.   Monica coaches leaders to  build high performing teams and to achieve career breakthrough.  She trains them to become internal coaches and also prepares coaching advocate for the coaching certification examination offered by IAC.   Her clients cover coachingconsulting companies and organizations in Asia Pacific, mainly in Greater China. 

Monica believes that there is a giant within every single person, so she  is  passionate to explore with her clients their strength and potential.  Her inquiring and positive mind inspires her clients to to see possibilities out of impossibility and come up with both self-awareness and insight.

Prior to being a professional coach, Monica had more than 15 years of managerial experience in talent management and the related organizational change management for corporations in Greater China.  

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