Role play experience
Since 1992 to instruct and demonstrate several communication skills, like: breaking bad news, conflict management, feedback, empowerment, motivational interviewing, transactional analysing, etc. for coaching managers at executive levels like government officials, managers in Hospitals and police departments.
Incorporating all communication theories like Management Drives, Insights, Belbin, Voice Dialogue, etc.
Special event acting, for example: realistic impersonation of the (imaginary) European director of Service of the multinational Unilever.
Creator of a special program of (and expert in) Keith Johnstone’s concept of ‘status’. How to influence one’s social status in groups.
Trainer in several feedback theories for Evides, Alliander, GHZ (Hospital), City of Zaanstad, City of Leiden and others.
Developer of games, like for government officials in charge of area planning for City of Oisterwijk and City of Naarden.
Personal skills and experiences
Fluent English, part of primary school in Edinburgh, Scotland. Worked in Canada as an actor 1990-1991 for a TV mini-series.
Fluent Spanish, master degree University of Amsterdam 1995, with special assignments at the English Department.
Bachelor: Acting school of Amsterdam. 1989.
Master: School of performing Arts Selma Susanna. 2005
Creativity, empathy and the capacity to question till the essence is revealed. Keen on directing any scene towards the given focus point.
Enthusiastic in motivating and inspiring people.