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Rod Francis PCC is Senior Faculty and co-creator of the Human Potential Coach Training program. Following a successful career as an entrepreneur, Rod has been coaching and mentoring for almost two decades and teaching for close to four, heading Coach training programs in Europe and the USA. Rod’s interest and skill in Presence-centered somatic coaching methods extends back to his early years running workshops and classes on the body in theater for the University of New South Wales through to an extensive early international career as a performer, choreographer and teacher. He began meditating more than 35 years ago, is a UMass Medical School qualified teacher of Jon Kabat-zinn’s 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program, and designed and leads the 8-week Mindfulness program at the Human Potential Institute. Alongside his work within HPI, Rod is actively speaking, writing, coaching and leading workshops and retreats across the globe along the themes of human potential development and embodied coaching skills.
Bijal Choksi is an organizational psychologist with 25+ years of experience as a consultant, facilitator, and Coach. She is fascinated by human and organizational behavior – and the challenges that often come up living complex, modern human lives. Bijal is an ICF-credentialed Coach who is passionate about helping people achieve their full potential. She holds a Master’s in Organizational Psychology from Columbia, undergraduate from Wharton, and certifications from HPI, plus StandOut Strengths, the Science of Happiness, and HeartMath. Bijal founded a non-profit to support the dreams of high-achieving high school students from low-income households, and has two teenage boys and a husband who think she’s a crazy biohacker.