- Edith Tiencken
Edith is the President of Smart Brain Insights (SBI, Inc.) as well as the Executive Partner of NeuroLink, Inc., directly managing NeuroLink for Las Americas. She believes in helping clients out-think, out-learn and out-perform by identifying and developing capabilities to innovate and create agile workforces. She is a proponent of Neuro-Agility™ in the workplace and the Neuroscience of Learning as Certified Master Practitioner and Facilitator of NeuroLink and their Emotional Intelligence Program based on the Neuroscience. Her 25+ years of experience and passion for exploring and developing business and individual potential has driven success in cultural change, organizational learning, and in building high-performing organizations. Edith completed coursework for her Ph.D. in Organizational Psychology at Walden University, focusing on Business Consulting and Change Leadership. She graduated with a BS degree in Psychology from the University of Central Florida and studied accounting and business administration at the Pontifical Catholic University in Puerto Rico. Edith is also a graduate of the Technical Leadership Development; Process Consulting (Black Belt Six Sigma), and several other courses at General Electric Management School, GE Crotonville.
- Brandon García
Brandon García is recognized for his main strengths of character such as Spirituality and Love for learning that together have served as a compass to accompany individuals, groups and organizations in an empathic, practical and Mindful way. With a degree in Psychology and a Specialty in Orientation and Human Development, he became a Neuro-Agility Practitioner, High Achiever Emotional Intelligence Practitioner, and Mindfulness Practitioner and also has a Certification in Fundamentals of Positive Psychology, among other studies. With more than 7 years of experience practicing Mindfulness in a personal and professional way, he founded Mindful Skilling a company that is responsible for accompanying individuals and organizations towards the development and implementation of conscious strategies for the improvement of individual and organizational well-being. He has developed the Mindfulness-Based Neuro-Agility Development (MBND) program collaborating with Smart Brain Insights as a Business Associate and Master Certified Partner at Neuro-Link, thus bringing together the advances in neuroscience applied to learning and well-being. His career is characterized by establishing the appropriate conditions for the development of individual and organizational potential through conferences, workshops and private consultations.
- Charlotte Afonso
Charlotte Afonso is an innovative and results-oriented senior level talent management leader, with 20+ years of global experience in Human Resources: talent management and development, succession planning, employee on-boarding and retention, stakeholder management, curriculum development, training and facilitation. Expertise in successfully consulting and designing the appropriate solutions to develop talent. Successful collaborator with a focus on achieving client satisfaction. Master‘s Degree in Industrial Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Human Resources. Certified Executive Coach and Certified Practitioner in the NeuroAgility Profile Assessment.
- Fred Tiencken
Fred Tiencken is the Co-founder and Senior Director of Smart Brain Insights and a Latin American Corporate Regional Partner for Neuro-Link Company where he works directly with practitioners, partners and clients. He is certified as a Master Practitioner of NeuroLink and a Certified Professional Coach (CPC). He assists clients to discover, develop and maximize their potential. His work of over 25 years with diverse workforces lets him connect with workers and management with ease, allowing him to quickly identify problem areas and develop effective solutions. He is bilingual in Spanish and English. He is best known for being a person oriented to the service of others; a problem solver and an out of the box solution seeker.
- Frank Rodriguez
Frank Rodriguez is a Business Associate at Smart Brain Insights and a Master Certified Neuro-Link practitioner. His creativity and commitment to lifelong learning serves as an inspiration to help people develop their potential and discover their unique neurological design and the drivers to improve their performance. Frank has applied his creativity, intuition and empathetic coaching skills to teach and guide others to become agile and adaptable to perform at their highest level. He is a member of (IDEA) health & fitness association, BMI music rights organization, and a Certified Personal Trainer with The American Council on Exercise. Frank, as Master Certified practitioner, facilitator and partner of Neuro-Link is an active proponent of Neuro Agility ™ in the workplace and the Emotional Intelligence Program.
- Marsha A. Rodriguez
Marsha A. Rodriguez
Marsha Rodriguez is a Business Associate at Smart Brain Insights and a Master Certified Neuro-Link Practitioner. Both companies are dedicated to assessing and developing people and organizations to reach higher levesl of performance using neuroscience-based solutions. She has danced professionally with various prominent ballet companies such as The New York City Ballet, The Bèjart Ballet Lausanne, and the Alonzo King LINES Ballet, amongst others. Marsha studied in New York City at the School of American Ballet under a full-scholarship. Upon completing her studies in Ballet, she also completed her Associate Degree in Marketing. Marsha, as an entrepreneur and business associate with Smart Brain Insights, identifies and develops the potential in people and businesses in order to be proactive and adaptive in these rapidly changing times.