Meet the Trainers
Brittany Barden PCC
Brittany is the founder of StudentHero and currently leads training for Wellness 1.0. Her passion is to engage people in ways that shape their thoughts, actions, and systems to align with their calling. Having worked with over 200 clients since 2009, her mission is to empower young adults to understand their place in the world, build effective relationships, and make a difference where they are. In her downtime, she loves exploring the wilderness of Colorado, travel, spreadsheets, dark chocolate, and reading.
Brenda Niemeyer ACC
Brenda is the founder of WayPoint Life Coaching and WayPoint Youth Foundation. She is passionate about making coaching accessible to disadvantaged youth, unwaveringly believes in their potential, and loves to train youth advocates as coaches. She spent 14 years working with college students and has a mix of 12 years’ experience working with kids and youth in foster care, international orphanages, and those living on the street. She believes coaching is the key to making a lasting difference in the lives of youth.
Bryan Hart PCC
Coaching produces growth. This is the firmly held and proven belief of Bryan Hart, PCC, who has walked with over 300 clients for more than 3500 hours of life coaching. Living in NW Indiana, Bryan is particularly passionate about redesigning education and career development through life coaching.
Culum is the the founder of Human By Human, Coaching for Life, specializing in Academic Life Coaching for middle school to college students. With 21 years of classroom teaching experience, he loves to work with students as well as their parents, in order to foster a home-life that is conducive to learning. Fully bilingual in Spanish and English, he coaches in either language. He is the Coach Trainer for the ALC 1.0. He lives in Thornton, Colorado, with his wife and two children.
Hannah Finrow PCC
Hannah is currently a Coach Trainer for the 1.0 Wellness and 1.0 Essential Coach Training Programs. She is passionate about learning, growth and people! When she is not training, she is likely coaching remotely from her home in Seattle, where she lives with her husband Nick.
Hayden Lee PCC
Hayden is the Lead Trainer for the Essential Coach Training Program. He co-authored the Essential Coach Training Guide. He is passionate about working with entrepreneurs and executives, particularly millennials and organizations who employ them. He has his own coaching practice in Los Angeles and works with clients worldwide.
John Williams MCC
John is the founder of Academy of Coach Training. He is the author of five books, a speaker, and one of the lead trainers for the 2.0 Coach Training Program. His leading passion is Academic Life Coaching and changing the way we educate young people. He maintains his own Academic Life Coaching practice of about 15 students and works directly with schools to train teachers and staff member. He also leads in-person 1.0 Essential Coach Training classes in Portland, Oregon, Seattle, Washington, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Lindsay Helm ACC
Lindsay is the founder of Forward Effects Coaching and specializes in coaching athletes and individuals overcoming serious injuries. She is passionate about helping others pursue their unknowable potential, especially those facing formidable odds. A former professional counselor, she switched to coaching after discovering its undeniable effectiveness in helping clients grow.
Christine is a scientific coach, trainer, speaker and facilitator, with more than 20 years’ experience as innovation and change manager in healthcare. Laureate of the School of Pharmacy of Paris, France, she holds a Ph.D in Pharmacochemistry and Drug Metabolism, a MBA from the Open University Business School, UK, and is PCC, SHRM-SCP, CCMP, CMgr FCMI, NPDP, PMP and PMI-ACP. Having lived and worked in different countries, she enjoys coaching, training and speaking around the world. She supported more than 1000 individuals and teams and served as a mentor, board member, career and motivational coach for Universities, MBA schools and local and global associations.