Chris Brannen, M.A.
Chris Brannen, M.A. is an international business consultant, executive coach, and master trainer. She specializes in global leadership, management and cross-cultural communications. She has 20 years of experience in 25 countries working in the following areas :
Designing change management programs
Assisting in cross-cultural negotiations
Facilitating diversity and inclusion world-wide leadership programs
Consulting on cross-cultural development initiatives
Chris taught at the University of California at Berkeley for 7.5 years. She earned a B.A. from the University of Texas, M.A. and Ph.D., ABD, from the University of California at Berkeley.
Ford Hatamiya, M.A.
Ford Hatamiya, M.A. is a master trainer and coach for management and leadership development. He has 25 years of experience consulting with public and private organizations in the following areas:
He earned a Bachelor's degree in Economics and a Master’s degree in Ethnic Studies from the University of California at Berkeley. Ford is a Sansei—a third generation Japanese American. His community activities focus on the socioeconomic viability of Asian American communities.
Jane Cavanaugh is a master trainer, group facilitator, and coach. She has 20 years of experience, with over 700 mid-level leaders, addressing the unique challenges they face in driving organizational engagement. Jane works with leaders in the following areas:
Coaching and developing staff
Jane earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California at Santa Cruz. She is an ICF PCC (Professional Certified Coach), certified NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Coach and certified NLP Master Practitioner.
Lisa Rothman is an award winning radio producer, master trainer, and communications coach. She has 15 years experience preparing leaders for media interviews and high-stakes presentations. Lisa has a specialty in virtual coaching throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Her areas of focus are:
High stakes interviewing and media ready messaging
Working with non-native English speakers
Working with high-potential women
Lisa earned a B.A. in East Asian studies from Wesleyan University. She also performs professionally in one woman shows throughout the Bay Area.