NAME : LEE GRIESSEL
(ANSPC, NLP PRAC, O.A DIP CHILD PSYCH, SDC, SMC, SPOC, SCT,SAMC)
MANAGING MEMBER, EXECUTIVE COACH AND FACILITATOR AT VYANZO DEVELOPMENT
EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
• Applied Neuro Synergy Professional Coach (ANSPC)
• Associate Certified Meta-Coach (ACMC)
• Certified Practitioner of NS & NLP
• Certified Iwam practitioner (IWAM)
• O.A.Dip (Child psychology)
• SDC – Scrum Developer Certification (Scrum / Agile Project management)
• SMC – Scrum Master Certification (Scrum / Agile Project management)
• SPOC – Scrum Product Owner Certification (Scrum / Agile Project management)
• SCT – Scrumstudy Certified Trainer (Scrum / Agile Project Methodology)
• SAMC – Scrumstudy Agile Master Certified (Scrum / Agile Project Methodology)
• Zimali Consulting in-house accreditation for TTI Success Insights Behavioural Assessments
• Member of the Global Association Applied Neuro Synergy (GAANS)
• Member of the International Coach Federation (ICF)
• Registered Coach with the Coaches and Mentors of South Africa (COMENSA)
Lee is an internationally accredited Applied Neuro Synergy Professional Coach (ANSPC), NLP Practitioner and experienced Facilitator and specialises in developmental and transformational coaching of individuals and teams. Lee has a very strong grounding in coaching and business and has the ability to connect with people in a real and meaningful way. This combination of knowledge, skill and humanity is the basis of her unique coaching and facilitation ability.
Her inherent love for people and people development, together with her natural ability to motivate individuals and teams enables her to foster trust, team unity and individual growth in everyone that Lee works with. Lee is a caring and compassionate coach but does not hesitate to challenge those she works with to ensure that their outcomes are reached.
In her coaching Lee draws on her two distinctly different backgrounds. Lee has run her own coaching practice since 2007 and has many years of experience in the Corporate as well as small business environments. She has experience in the IT arena from programming to Business analysis and has enjoyed time in the motor industry, telecommunications, manufacturing as well as human resources development. Lee has also had extensive experience in the management and leadership space and has been in various senior management roles. Her roles as Business woman, mother, and entrepreneur allow her to have great insight into some of the areas that impact individuals in the workplace.
Lee is also a certified trainer for ScrumStudy – the Scrum/Agile methodology and is a certified Scrum Developer, Scrum Master, Scrum Product Owner and Scrum Agile Master. With her background in project management, this also allows her to support her clients with performance and business coaching in these areas.
Lee has been instrumental in starting up and running a number of companies which cover various industries from Manufacturing, Consulting, Human resource development and Community Development. Some of these companies continue to grow and make a meaningful contribution to many.
Lee has contributed to the field of coaching at the leadership team level as an Assist team member in Team Coaching by facilitating the development of new coaches at the ACMC trainings for the last 9 years in South Africa and Mauritius.
LEE’S CLIENTS (COACHING & TRAINING)
In her coaching practice, Lee has coached and facilitated interventions for various individuals and teams ranging from Executives, Managing directors, Chief Financial Officers, students, technical specialists, business consultants, engineers, directors and small business owners as well as sports teams and professional sportsmen and women.
Lee’s clients include: Rand Merchant Bank – RMB, Optimal Coaching, Ernst & Young, BASF, Golder Associates, Standard Bank, Mutual & Federal, FranklinCovey Southern Africa, PeerPower, Nokia, Innovations Hub, Softstart BTI, City of JHB, Johannesburg Development Agency – JDA, Zenda, South African Reserve Bank, Nedbank, SBV, MBA Connect, Dubai Municipality, Arysta Life Science, Enertec, Chamberlains
CLIENT TESTIMONIALS FOR LEE
“It’s a privilege for me to take a moment to highly recommend Lee. I had the pleasure of partnering Lee in a multi- day, International training in South Africa. I found Lee to be an exceptional leader, coach and facilitator with an impeccable ability to connect with people.”Colin Cox – Master Trainer & Chief Facilitator With Meta-Minds
“I’ve had the privilege of working with Lee as a Meta-Coach in a number of contexts – in a business environment, a training environment and in a professional coaching association. I find her to be warm, nurturing and candid, with a passion for unleashing the best in her clients. She drives for excellence in what she does and in who she is. Lee is professional and reliable, and cares about building relationships. I highly recommend Lee as a Coach and Consultant.” Liza Stead – RMB Human Capital – Coaching Centre
“Excellent professional who prides in the quality of the work she delivers through partnering with her clients and associates.” Buyani Zwane – Chairman – Franklin Covey Southern Africa
“It was a privilege to spend time in coaching sessions with Lee whose warmth and loving support allowed me to take an interesting turn in this wonderful journey of life. She helped me gain new perspectives so that I boldly made different choices that positively impacted on my financial, social, spiritual and emotional being. Her engaging personality and authenticity with no judgment will remain indelibly imprinted in my heart and soul.” HendrinaKhanyile, Lead Facilitator, Nedbank
“Lee brings a sense of humanity and spirituality to executive coaching which is novel and refreshing amongst all the other coaching offerings in the market. Lee has helped me improve my overall work performance, work-life balance and approach to the challenges in business. I will recommend Lee to any manager, executive or leader seeking reflection on their current state of performance and wanting solutions to problems that are hindering them from achieving greater things.”, Jitesh Hurie Consultancy Services Delivery Director , Aircom International
“I thoroughly enjoyed my coaching sessions with Lee and found them to be extremely useful. I was impressed with the high level of professionalism Lee brought to each coaching session as well as her knowledge in this field. I learnt a great deal about myself and I certainly feel that I am now better equipped to deal with my colleagues and difficult situations that may arise.” Dr. Lee Cheesman, R&D Project Lead, ArystaLifeScience SA (Pty) Ltd
“A really rewarding experience.We engaged with Lee to help us deal with some of the challenges relating to family businesses. From our initial engagement Lee’s experience, professionalism and calm competency was immediately evident.She guided us through some wonderful learnings and revelations;and, when unforeseen circumstances meant we required a change in the focus of the coaching,she adapted the material and approachbrilliantly.I have experienced positive professional growth following from my sessions with Lee.”Catherine Chamberlain, Retail Director, FH Chamberlains Trading