Denise Overend-Clarke

Denise has been working with The Learning Wave since 2010 and brings a wealth of experience in leadership development, emotional intelligence and coaching.

After owning and managing small businesses, she retrained in adult education and psychology. Designing and facilitating workshops since 1999, Denise has gained a reputation for communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Her style is dynamic and interactive as she encourages participants to engage in their learning.

Denise’s qualifications include National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy, MBTI™ practitioner, Personal Effectiveness coach, Human Element and Radical Collaboration Certification. She has also trained in a suite of emotional intelligence individual and 360 psychometric tools.

Other experience includes mediation and coaching. She has facilitated in the health industry for many years and recently designed and facilitated a programme focused on Pasifika families and autism.

Denise also has a passion for health and exercise and has been involved in the fitness industry for many years as a group fitness instructor, personal trainer and fitness centre owner.

“I believe in learning that takes a learner on a journey that is challenging as well as enjoyable. I believe in applied learning with results that are evident in people’s lives.”

You’re likely to meet or talk with Denise early in the design process as she likes to understand a client’s business to ensure the facilitation will contribute to your strategic objectives.