Juan J. Callejas, Ph.D.
Coach, Mentor, Organizational Developer,
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
Business Certificate, Meadows-Draughon Business
School, New Orleans, LA
Elementary School Teaching Certificate, Honduras,
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
- 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