Coach Brandi’s mission is to create and unite leaders to make a positive impact in the economy, environment and society through art, media and culture. She has coached people from ages 13 to 70 years old and has produced more than 30 community-building events over the past 2 years including:
Aha ‘Awa & Storytellers whom she had partnered with Na Mea Hawai’i and was published in OHA’s Ka Wai Ola newspaper. This featured community leaders each month who had shared a personal story that delivers a positive message, builds community and perpetuates Hawaiian culture.
Water is Life Workshop was held at Revolusun and Lyon’s Arboretum which discussed renewable energy, the importance of water, Dakota Access Pipeline Project, and expressing personal views through painting.
Girlfriends!, is an ongoing women’s empowerment networking event held monthly that inspires authentic connection through personal and professional development. Coach Brandi encourages community involvement by holding the events at local businesses and partnering with entrepreneurs and aspiring leaders.
Her work has been featured in Natural Awakenings Magazine, Living 808 and interviewed by local entrepreneurs on Pinoy Power Radio, YouTube’s Sister Power and All About Love on ‘Olelo for her community involvement and unique coaching practice.
Her coaching style is creative, inspirational, compassionate, collaborative and realistic. She has worked with over 15 nonprofits including AmeriCorps, YMCA, Hawaii Conservation Alliance, Hawaii Restaurant Association, Habitat for Humanity, Humane Society, Operational Emergency Center and many more. She has earned an Associates degree in Culinary Management, a certificate as a Holistic Health Coach from Institute of Integrative Nutrition but self-educates with numerous modalities and healing techniques. Coach Brandi has assisted a variety of clients who had suicidal tendencies, suffered from sexual and drug abuse and has helped people relieve depression and anxiety to realize life can be fulfilling and that we all have the ability to create the life we want to live while serving others. She has traveled to 22 countries and has coached clients virtually from different areas of the world including Kenya, Australia, Thailand, New York and Texas. She was born in Guam where she comes from a large family of educators and father who is one of the senators. She has lived in Guam, Washington and O’ahu and had graduated from Kaiser High School in Hawaii Kai.