Marilynn, Master Trainer & ICF Coach, is an accomplished educator, consultant, and counselor with over 30 years experience in learning and Emotional Intelligence (EQ). A Consultant for the Six Seconds Emotional Intelligence Network, Marilynn works in education, healthcare, and business to promote effective EQ development programs.
Marilynn began in education in 1972. After six years of teaching as a Public School teacher, she created Discoveries Learning Centers, a private Toddler/Pre-School in 1978. During her 24 years as Owner/Director of Discoveries she developed an innovative educational and therapeutic environment for children, parents and teachers.
After attaining her M.A. in Counseling Psychology in 1985, she further developed her tools of support for families and children. She taught at Santa Barbara City College in the Early Childhood Education Certificate Program for 11 years and has continued her teaching by consulting and training with schools and business around the world. In 2008 Marilynn completed her International Coaching certification with The Hudson Institute and enjoys guiding individuals and business owners through the inevitable challenges in today’s world.
In addition to her work in Six Seconds, Marilynn is the co-owner of The Emotion Company, a ground-breaking company developing emotional intelligence training tools.