About Sharon M. Weinstein

 

 

 

A CSP is...

the pinnacle of excellence in the speaking industry. The designation is the gold standard for meeting and event planners, functioning as a robust risk management policy. Choosing a CSP ensures the seamless execution of your event and guarantees the presence of a seasoned professional who will not only meet but exceed expectations. The CSP is dedicated to enhancing your role as the planner, ensuring that you shine and leaving your clients eager for more outstanding experiences. 

Sharon M. Weinstein

Sharon M. Weinstein

RN, CRNI-R, CVP, CSP®, FAAN

Meet the “Stressbuster,” renowned for guiding individuals through the challenges of our fast-paced, ever-evolving world, helping them manage stress and crises in both personal and professional spheres. Sharon’s innovative approach to stress management, grounded in design thinking, serves as a roadmap for crafting sustainable solutions that balance the demands of work and life. This empowers teams to navigate the complexities of a stressful world, fostering a ripple effect of engagement, productivity, and a positive workplace culture.

In a landscape where the boundaries between work and life often blur, Sharon equips individuals with the tools to harmonize both aspects. She facilitates awareness of emotional and physical burnout, emphasizing mental health. Leveraging her deep understanding of human behavior, Sharon empowers professionals to strive for a balanced life that fuels success and happiness. With a global reach, Sharon’s influence spans over 50 countries and every state and province. Recognized for elevating individual and corporate connections, conversations, and cultures, she identifies challenges, creates opportunities, and delivers solutions through WOWTcomes™.

As a Certified Coach, Consultant, Certified Speaking Professional, and Certified Virtual Presenter, Sharon holds the prestigious Certified Speaking Professional (CSP®​) designation—the highest international recognition for professional speakers. Only 360 of the 5,000+ speakers worldwide affiliated with the 14-member associations of the Global Speakers Federation (GSF) hold this esteemed credential. As the Chair of NSA’s Certification Committee from 2019 to 2022, Sharon focuses on innovative approaches to situations and people, aligning people strategy with business strategy.

Sharon’s customized workshops and coaching sessions are designed for intelligent, goal-driven professionals, ensuring they stay on course and achieve their desired results. With infectious energy, humor, and authenticity, she is a Keynote Speaker and Master Storyteller who captivates audiences and leaves them wanting more. In roles as an Emcee/Facilitator, Sharon conducts thorough research on your audience’s norms to tailor content. As a Virtual Emcee, she engages with breakout rooms/roundtables to gather insights to be shared from the main stage.

Beyond her professional speaking roles, Sharon addresses the needs of our fractured healthcare system and co-authored “Healing Healthcare: Evidence-Based Strategies to Mend our Broken System.” Going above and beyond the basics, Sharon offers interaction and tangible takeaways. Partner with Sharon, and you are aligning with a seasoned professional who can fulfill various roles, navigate disruptions, and empower you as the meeting planner to stress less and truly shine!

 

Dina Readinger

Dina Readinger

EMBA, CEO of Ace Coaching Company, Creator of Diagnostic Thinking LLC

Known as the “Master of Diagnostic Thinking,” Dina takes enrollees through a process that catalyzes different leadership thought methodologies and creates confident, strategically strong leaders critical to company performance. She guides professionals to dissolve the feeling of being “Stuck.”  Are you ready to enhance your Women’s Leadership Program, Employee Resource Groups, or Diversity and Inclusion initiative?

Certified Team Advantage Coach, Consultant, Certified Core Values Facilitator/Trainer, and Diagnostic Thinking Master Coach, Dina’s passion is building strong women leaders, increasing confidence, and breaking through the multi-paned glass ceilings as they exist today. With a structured process, Dina builds resilient, high-performing teams led by confident women leaders, who step confidently into their next role by negotiating what they want and narrating their careers.

Dina co-hosted the Nurse Leader Listening Tour and understands the healthcare landscape. With a focus on systemic challenges and marginalized voices, she co-authored “Healing Healthcare: Evidence-Based Strategies to Mend our Broken System.” 

Our Team

Stephen Weinstein

Stephen Weinstein

COO

With more than three decades of expertise in healthcare and business as an entrepreneur/owner, top executive and thought leader,  Steve is a Fractional Executive Consultant in strategic planning, business development, workforce initiatives, and overall operations in the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. An Influencer, he is recognized for his knowledge of hospital turnarounds and chronic disease management. A member of the Board of DAPs Health, and former co-chair of the DC chapter of SCORE, the nation’s largest network of small business mentors, he brings a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to the table.

Marla J. Vannucci

Marla J. Vannucci

PhD

A Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Vannucci received her MA and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University, and her BA in psychology from New York University.  She has worked in a variety of clinical settings and brings expertise in organizational consultation, including designing healthy workplaces, psychological safety, leadership and employee development, institutional assessment, and coaching.

Marianne Hess

Marianne Hess

MSN, CCRN-K

A clinical expert with a broad range of global health experience, Marianne is a hospital education coordinator, critical care, for a renowned tertiary care hospital in the District of Columbia and served the Global Education Development Institute as a board member for 20 years.