Juan J. Callejas, Ph.D.

Coach, Mentor, Organizational Developer, Trainer



Founder of Callejas Consulting Group and well known expert in leadership development, organizational change, strategic planning, managing cross-cultural conflict and dealing with negative employee behaviors.



      Ph.D. Multicultural Issues and Employment and Training Programs, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

      Foreign Language Education, University of New Orleans, LA

      Business Certificate, Meadows-Draughon Business School, New Orleans, LA

      Elementary School Teaching Certificate, Honduras, Central America


Work Experience Highlights:

  • Trainer/coach to over 40 federal agencies in managing cultural diversity, leadership development, emotional intelligence, cross-cultural communication, conflict resolution, preventing sexual harassment, working with people with disabilities.
  • Facilitator of training-of-trainers seminars for over 20 years in approximately 15 different fields. Prepared professional trainers, teachers, parents, youth and other professionals in the United States and 20 other countries in Asia, Western/Eastern Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Coach/Mentor/Trainer of senior management in dozens of government, not-for-profit and private organizations in the U.S. and abroad.
  • Manager of training projects with responsibilities to oversee hundreds of staff, assess organizational needs, monitor progress, evaluate project impact, conduct outcome and quality-driven evaluations.
  • Taught university and elementary school in areas related to bilingual education, language acquisition and basic literacy.


Other Work Experience and Language Skills:

  • Special Consultant/trainer for the U.S. Department of State, White House 2000 Transportation and Technology Committees, U.S. Agency for International Development, NASA, Freddy Mac, Mac Donald Hamburger University, U.S. Information Agency, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Labor/Job Corps and Fairfax County Human Service Agencies.
  • Excellent oral and written command of English and Spanish, working knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese


Available upon request.