Our Mentors

Beata Bednarczyk

Beata has been a business coach for over 18 years and her favorite area of activity is communication and leadership in accordance with the Leadership Performance Pipeline methodology. For over 6 years, as a certified coach of Noble Manhattan (PCD®), she has been supporting the development of managerial staff and specialists.

She graduated from Management at the University of Gdansk and from Personnel and Training Management at Nottingham University. She also completed post-graduate sociological studies for managers at the Gdańsk University of Technology.

Izabela Belzyt

Izabela completed postgraduate studies in Positive Psychology, Adult Education, Project Management, and trainings in Solution Focused Therapy (TSR), Rational Behavior Therapy (RTZ), Alternative and Assisted Communication (AAC), Empathic Communication (NVC), Job-crafting, Sketchnoting .

She is fascinated by communication, positive interventions and solutions. As a tyflopedagogue and Lomi masseuse, she tries to explore the world multi-sensitively.

 

Agnieszka Bunkowska

Agnieszka is a notary and runs her own notary’s office.
Personal development is important for her: she is a listener of SWPS in Sopot in the field of positive psychology. Life for her is an opportunity to realize own dreams and passions.

Magdalena Ciesielska

She has been dealing in accounting and finances for years. Since 2014 she has been the owner of an accounting office. She also graduated from navigation in the Gdynia Maritime School. The sea taught her humility, but it also helped her to believe that the limitations are only in the head.

Barbara Jóźwiak

Barbara is a financier by education. She participated in the creation and development of the banking system in the Pomeranian region. She has been active in the Gdańsk Society of Friends of Art for over 25 years. During professional activity, she promoted and supported visual artists.

She likes to interact with young people. She is pleased to share the knowledge and experience she has gained at work and at various courses and trainings.

Alina Kietrys

Alina graduated in Polish philology and various profiled postgraduate studies. She is a journalist. She worked in radio, television and newspapers.

For years, she also has worked as an academic teacher at the University of Gdańsk, where she teaches journalism. She believes that passion and curiosity about the world are qualities worth to be cultivated. She observes what is happening around her with openness and sensitivity.

Dorota Markiewicz-Kubik

She has been working in a company producing French fries for McDonald’s for several years. She is responsible for the personnel area – development and motivation of employees, as well as for building the company’s image and programs supporting the local community.
Her life mission is to support and develop others.

Joanna Marzec

Joanna is an economist by profession. For over 25 years she has been gaining professional experience in various organizations on expert and managerial positions.

She started her career path in banking, and she continues it in manufacturing companies and in her own business.

Privately and professionally she focuses on personal development and she is interested in psychology.


Katarzyna O'Donnell

For several years she worked as a therapist in London at the mental health institute Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust. She is a master’s degree in economics and sociology. 

She lived in Ireland and Great Britain for many years. Currently she is expanding her knowledge of Yoga and Mindfulness for children.

 


Patrycja Osińska

She runs the consulting company Altra Consulting together with housband. She is an expert, a trainer and leader of non-governmental organizations. She specializes in team-building, employee relations and interpersonal communication.

She believes that it is worth to behave decently and to take responsibility for own actions.

Anna Pachocka

From childhood, she dreamed of helping those who did not have a good start in life. That is why she took a 12-year-old boy from an orphanage. Exploring knowledge and looking for different ways of personal development are her passion.

Currently, she is a teacher of Vedic Art – a method of intuitive painting that helps to regain spontaneity, creativity and self-esteem.

Tomasz Rok

For years, he has been working at an international company that has allowed him to grow professionally.

The pursuit of development led him to study psychology. He is a bachelor of psychology in business, he also graduated from clinical psychology at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Sopot.

Jarosław Rozdębski

Since 2008, he has been working with people with intellectual disabilities. Currently he works as an occupational therapy instructor. He obtained professional competences and experience i.e. in Great Britian where he completed specialist courses and worked with people with autism.

Action, help and emotional support are important for him.

 

 

Jolanta Siezieniewska

Jolanta is an economist by profession. She worked in sport, insurance and banking. She is a creative mother, wife and friend. She supported PR big projects, such as the construction of a car track in Gdańsk. She organized economic missions to China, sold real estate for large investments.

Currently she deals with training in medicine.

 

 

Elżbieta Surma

Physiotherapist and certified yoga teacher. Since 2012, she has been cooperating with the “Między Słowami” Foundation, where she conducts her own “Yoga on a chair” classes for people with communication disorders.

She also graduated from applied sociology and social anthropology at the University of Warsaw. Her specialization is conflict resolution and facilitation. The completion of positive psychology at the SWPS University in Sopot completed her knowledge.

 

 

 

Joanna Szarmach

For over a decade, she worked as a pedagogue / educator with children from the so-called “difficult environments”. Currently, she is the owner of “Rhythm of Development”, a company that conducts workshops, coaching and mentoring for both youth and adults. She is also Master and Coach of Neurolinguistic Programming, Business Practitioner, Social Media Manager.

 

Bożena Szczepaniak

She is a tax advisor and manager with 30 years of experience in managing accounting teams, economic and tax consulting for Swedish entities and start-ups as well as IT group entities. She is also a certified coach and EMCC mentor.

 

Małgorzata Tobiszewska

She has many years of managerial experience. Since 2003, she has ran her own company that implements consulting and training projects in the field of management, HR and professional activation. She is also lecturer, vocational counselor and business mentor.

She believes that all life achievements depend on man and therefore it is worth setting the bar as high as possible.

 

Marzena Usarek

She has been a businesswoman for 35 years. Since 2001 she has been running a family restaurant in Gdynia called Borowa Ciotka. She ran a training company for 10 years and she educated over 2,500 people in various professions and soft skills. She is currently sharing her knowledge at women’s conventions. She finished the Trainer of Change course.

Her strengths are imagination, reconciliation of work and family, business skills and the ability to rest.

 

Aldona Wojtczak

For many years she was a member of the boards of large corporations of various industries, from the banking industry to shipping and defense. After completing her studies in economics and law, she is an absolute fan of positive psychology, which she graduated from the SWPS University.

She believes that the world can be better, when she will be a positive person, consistent with her values and helpful to other people.

Małgorzata Woźna

Małgorzata is a coach, trainer and psychologist by education. Since 2014 she has run her own company: Meetings. Małgorzata Woźna, where she supports individuals and groups in development.

Professionally she deals with making dreams come true. The profession she practices allows people to build a sense of strength and faith in their own abilities, thanks to which they fulfill their dreams.

Alicja Zajączkowska

Since 2006, she has been running the training and research company PrePost Consulting. She deals with social research, evaluation, creation of strategy development as well as organization and projects management.
She likes to do good things – in a good way.

Małgorzata Zalewska

Małgorzata graduated from MBA studies in Chicago and the Faculty of Economics of the University of Gdańsk. She is a specialist in new markets, marketing and sales.

Since 2012, she has been an advisor at the University of Gdańsk for cooperation with business, where she implements the project “Happiness is not an accident”. She runs the blog www.szczescienacodzien.pl, where she shares her knowledge of how to be happier, more effective and rich.


Grażyna Zalewska-Pawlisz

She is an economist by profession. Currently she is the owner of the company “ZINK studio”, which deals with i.e. the creation of business development strategies, entrepreneurship training and coaching skills. She specializes in creating business models, company development strategies, personal development in the field of the leadership.

She eagerly shares her knowledge and experience with all who are looking for their own path.

Ewa Zielińska-Nowak

Director of the Personnel Development Department at Deutsche Bank Polska S.A., a graduate of English philology at the University of Silesia and postgraduate studies in Positive Psychology at the SWPS University in Sopot.

She has been working in the field of human resources management for over 25 years. She gained her professional experience in international corporations, both at home and abroad. In life, she is guided by such values ​​as honesty, trust, partnership, respect, reliability and innovation.