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Brad Speaking

Brad and Monnica Manuel have 27 years of extensively shared experience, both professionally and personally, providing a rich and multifaceted foundation for their coaching services. Their shared journey of raising three children and welcoming two grand-babies, in conjunction with their nearly three decades of marriage and professional collaboration, equips them with profound insights into balancing personal growth, family dynamics, and professional achievements.

Holistic Approach to Coaching: They understand firsthand the challenges and rewards of managing personal commitments alongside professional ambitions. This enables them to offer coaching that truly appreciates the importance of work-life integration, rather than viewing them as separate spheres.

Empathy and Understanding: Their experiences as partners, parents, and grandparents have deepened their capacity for empathy, patience, and understanding. These qualities are essential in coaching, as they help in building strong, trust-based relationships with clients, facilitating open communication and meaningful progress.

Resilience and Adaptability: Having navigated the complexities of life's various stages together, they exemplify resilience and adaptability—qualities critical for leadership and personal development. They share strategies and insights on how to adapt to change, overcome challenges, and maintain focus on what truly matters.

Diverse Perspectives on Leadership: Their combined professional experiences, enriched by their personal journey, allow them to offer a broad spectrum of leadership insights. From the intricacies of international corporate management to the nuances of nurturing a family, they bring a comprehensive perspective on what it means to lead effectively in different contexts.

Shared Values and Teamwork: Brad and Monnica's collaboration over the years showcases the power of shared values and teamwork. They teach individuals and teams how to cultivate these strengths within their own contexts, improving communication, collaboration, and collective achievement.

Integrated Mindfulness Practices: As trained mindfulness coaches, they emphasize the importance of mental and emotional well-being in achieving professional success and personal fulfillment. Their approach can help clients find balance, reduce stress, and enhance productivity through mindfulness techniques.

Community Involvement and Social Responsibility: Their active involvement in community service and non-profit organizations reflects a commitment to social responsibility, often inspiring clients to consider the broader impact of their actions and incorporate social purpose into their personal and professional goals.

Each bring unique, differentiated strengths to a potential coaching client, complementing each other's expertise and experiences. Their collective background provides a well-rounded and deeply informed approach to personal and executive coaching.

Monnica has two decades of international corporate leadership and coaching experience, operating with multiple titles, including SVP Operations, Head of Sales and SVP of Human Resources. She holds Bachelor's degrees in Psychology and Economics from the University of Utah, and is a trained mindfulness coach through UCSD’s School of Medicine and Center for Mindfulness. With her deep knowledge of business operations, and a passion to drive results, Monnica brings a coaching perspective that very few can offer. In her free time, Monnica serves on two local non-profit boards; The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Salt Lake and Trauma-Informed Utah. 

Brad has 20+ years of leadership experience across a diverse range of industries, including supply chain and logistics, professional and amateur sports, brand marketing, commercial construction and healthcare. After coaching athletes for more than a decade, he returned to school in 2016 to study sport psychology and begin his journey to Executive Coaching. He's a certified mindfulness coach through UCSD School of Medicine, holds a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Utah, and recently graduated with his Executive MBA from the David Eccles School of Business.​ In his free time, Brad serves as Board Chair for Trauma-Informed Utah, is a President's Ambassador for the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce, and volunteers with the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salt Lake.

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