About

Marina Shearer

BSc.psychology, Diploma Professional Coaching, Master Trainer HR Profiling Australasia

Based in North Canterbury, New Zealand Marina has 30 years experience in profiling. She studied psychology at the University of Canterbury and holds a Diploma in Professional Coaching from the Southern Institute of Technology NZ. She is a registered Master Trainer with HR Profiling and is certified by Myers Briggs to offer the Strong Interest Inventory.

After graduating Marina spent 5 years working for CLEAR Communications as a facilitator/consultant. From there she went to NZIM (NZ Institute of Management) and spent 15 years facilitating and coaching for them around NZ. Marina is currently a regular facilitator for MHERC (Mental Health Education & Resource Centre) as well as offering coaching through her own business.

Marina supports coaches from all walks of life and businesses as a Master Trainer. Her role is to train, certify and support coaches as they use the Extended DISC profiling system with their own clients.

Hannah McManus

M.A. English, Extended DISC Practitioner, ESOL Home Tutor

Located in Christchurch, Hannah is a certified Extended DISC practitioner with a professional history spanning multiple industries. 

Hannah completed a Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies majoring in Journalism and Professional Writing from the University of Wollongong in 2014, and has subsequently utilised this degree within the digital marketing, legal, furniture, tourism, and publishing spheres. Working across multiple industries has provided her with a breadth of experiences and insights into different corporate environments. 

In 2020, Hannah completed a Master of Arts (English) from the University of New England and also gained her ESOL Home Tutor certification from English Language Partners NZ.