Career Coach and Contributing Editor
Rebecca Kiki Weingarten M.Sc.Ed, MFA is an Education/Government/Web 1 & 2.0 executive turned Consultant/Coach & Developer/Trainer for Corporate, Executive, Career, Healthcare, Education, Transitions, Multi-industry programs/seminars and speaker, as well as personal coach and the Co-Founder and President of NYC based DLC Executive Coaching and Consulting/Atypical Coaching. She coaches individuals, corporations and educational institutions to enable them to transition and grow effectively and to attain their goals through individual coaching, workshops and seminars. She has been a featured expert in national publications including The New York Times, AP, ESPN on the Obama transition, Business Week, Forbes, the LA Times, Pink, Chicago Sun Times, Dow Jones/Marketwatch, MSN, WebMD, Yahoo/HotJobs, Monster.com, Better Homes and Gardens, Self Magazine, University Business, American Society for Trainers and Developers and others.
Weingarten’s multi and interdisciplinary approach is a result of her own career transitions including time spent in NYC Mayor Bloomberg’s administration, educator/program and staff developer and trainer for NYC, NY State and CUNY, internet pioneer and analyst/developer of some of the earliest web sites. Weingarten is a produced playwright, with published white papers, as well as chapter contributions in books. Weingarten’s training and education include the fields of education, counseling, psychology, psychoanalysis, mental health, neuropsychobiology, neuropsychiatry, supervision and administration and creative writing. She is continuing her studies on a Doctorate in the neuropsychobiology/ neuropsychology of stress, the stress of change and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.