Sherrie serves as program director for The Learning Well and is the lead workshop facilitator. She is a certified master practitioner of neuro-linguistic programming, or NLP, a communication approach, and has more than 1,500 hours of facilitation training. She has been a workshop facilitator since 2008. A native Oregonian, Sherrie lives in Corvallis with her husband, Michael Frank. She has three grown children and four beautiful and brilliant grandchildren. She loves travel, reading, cooking, learning anything new, and being fully engaged.
Steve Johnson is a co-facilitator of Listening Heart couples workshop alongside his wife, Brenda. He is also leadership intern coordinator for The Learning Well and has been active in related workshops since 2011. Now a commercial photographer, Steve worked for more than 20 years as an award-winning photojournalist and newspaper photo editor. He is a certified cooking skill educator and teaches cooking to vulnerable people in Jackson and Josephine counties. A native of southern Oregon, he is the father of five and loves international travel, hiking, cooking, reading, and cruising the trails and back roads of the Rogue Valley by bicycle.
Dave Roast is a personal growth and organizational development consultant who lives and works in Seattle. He completed our first facilitator training program in 2017 and has advanced training in coaching, management, neuro-linguistic programming, and emotional intelligence. He enjoys a variety of outdoor sports including biking, hiking, and skiing with his wife, Kim, and daughter, Kaia. David loves working with people who share his passion for laughter, personal growth, and contributing to vibrant, healthy, and diverse communities.
Ana Maria Salaverry