Mind Your Culture is a culture-focused business solutions and leadership development firm. We equip leaders with the insights, tools
Our mission is to bring people together for better business outcomes and a better world. We are committed to inspire, create and develop individuals, organizations and communities that recognize the value of our diverse human experiences. We believe that our humanity unites us and our differences enrich us. We are better together.
At Mind Your Culture, we believe that everyone has a talented gift they want to share with the world. We also believe that all humankind want basically the same things, we just go about it in a different way. And different is just that, different. There is no right or wrong in culture, our actions are rooted in our cultural background. We all want to be seen and heard, be inspired and appreciated and making a positive impact on the world. A leader who can live out this premise and demonstrate these values will be the future leader of our businesses, communities, and institutions.
Our carefully selected professionals and business partners are delivering customized development programs that
Meet the Team
Anke Jahn, LCC, BCC
Anke Jahn, an executive coach
She brings a unique combination of personal experiences, formal psychological education
Anke received her Masters Degree in Professional Counseling, is a Board Certified Coach, a Cultural Detective Facilitator and a licensed partner with Integrity Solutions. She currently resides in Atlanta, GA and is actively supporting the German community on various initiatives.
Consultant & Executive Coach
Gustav Mueller is an Associated Partner of Mind Your Culture and also serves as Managing Partner at InterKon. Prior to this position he worked as a management consultant with a big4 firm and has later held various leadership roles with German and American companies. His assignments over the past 24 years included several North American operation start- ups, successful US product launches and the management of US subsidiaries for German companies in the automotive and machinery segment. Having lived and worked in Europe and the United States and having worked with numerous multinational managers over the years has provided him with a deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges multinational companies face. He specializes in business consulting and people centric transformation project work. Mr. Mueller holds a combined engineering and business degree. He is a trained Co-Active® Coach by the Coaches Training Institute (CTI), a certified IntegrityCoaching facilitator and member of the German American Chamber of Commerce, South.
Johnny Walker, MA, CPC
Executive Coach and Corporate Facilitator
Johnny Walker MA, CPC is an executive coach working with both individuals and companies. Through coaching he has been able to assist professionals and teams navigate through difficult changes and improve company culture, increase job satisfaction, increase job performance and reach goals faster. With a Masters Degree in Agency Counseling and Bachelors Degrees in Sociology, he has been counseling and coaching clients for over 20 years. Johnny is also President of IntegrityATL, a partnership with Integrity Solutions which has been offering companies increased performance opportunities through programs like Integrity Coaching and Integrity Service for over 40 years.
Featured Speaker, Executive Coach and Consultant
Nozomi brings 10+ years experience in helping international organizations when they have a critical need to improve quality, performance, and profitability through building a culture of excellence beyond cultural differences. Her diverse international background — having lived in Asia, Europe and North America — gives her a wealth of experience and knowledge as a trusted partner to organizations. Born and raised in Japan, she values integrity, professionalism, and respect, all of which are core tenets of her deeply ingrained heritage.
Earlier in her career, she was appointed to open the Japan office for a U.S. firm and she continued to lead international teams and projects for industry-leading global companies through complex situations such as merger and acquisitions.
Her passion is to develop global leaders that are courageous and kind and want to do good in this world.
International Business Consultant
Bing is an associated partner with Mind Your Culture and specializes in the area of international expansion strategy, operations, negotiation, intercultural coaching, and market intelligence. She has provided her consulting and coaching services for more than 10 years. She also teaches International Business as an instructor at the Robinson College of Business in Georgia State University and Georgia Tech University.
Bing is committed to serving the following organizations: Association of Chinese Professionals (current President), Atlanta Celebrate Photography (non-profit board member), and Chinese Business Alliance at World Trade Center Atlanta (board member). She also served as an advisory board member of the Kennesaw State University Asian Studies Program, the Gwinnett and Sandy Springs & Perimeter Chamber of Commerce, current member of the Kiwanis Club of Atlanta, and was a past Vice President of NACA (National Association for Chinese Americans) where she helped promote stronger international business, education and culture relations between US and China.
Cristina Da Costa
Corporate Culture Consultant, Leadership Coach & Team Facilitator
Cristina Da Costa is a consultant for corporate culture, a leadership and executive coach based in Atlanta, with extensive corporate experience in Europe. She is a Portuguese native speaker with good oral communication in Spanish as well.
As a permanent agent of change, Cristina’s background includes driving successful strategic projects for business performance both through risk management and business development while improving the company’s resilience to every day-to-day impact.
Leveraging her extensive corporate experience, Cristina focuses her work in helping organizations in the U.S. and Europe create high performing, values-aligned work environments, develop their professionals into engaged, inspired and connected individuals, working for a common goal.
She is a certified coach by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and a certified consultant from Barrett Values Centre providing metrics and recommendations for clients ‘corporate cultural transformation efforts.
The tools she uses, available in more than 50 languages, have been measuring the culture of more than 6,000 organizations and 3,000 leaders in 94 countries, helping foster the transformation of corporations, NGO´s, government and municipal agencies.
Additionally, Cristina has a degree in Economics from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), Lisbon and a certification in the Advanced Finance Program for Executives at Universidade Catolica Portuguesa (UCP) in Lisbon as well. Cristina is also a certified eLearning Trainer by ISQ and a Certified Trainer by the IEPP.
As a former Fortune 200 HR consultant and Talent Management leader, Angelique, now a certified coach, has developed a unique perspective when it comes to connecting the dots between what professionals truly need to successfully lead and what companies expect of them. Angelique has witnessed first-hand the struggles high potential leaders face as well as the talent pipeline challenges companies are constantly trying to solve for. She aspires to empower win-win outcomes by offering creative approaches to new leader career development. She designs and delivers solutions that quickly get to the heart of what new leaders desperately need and helps better prepare them to positively shape the business outcomes their companies depend on them for.
Angelique graduated from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and attained a Master of Arts degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She’s a certified facilitator who is also certified in a variety of talent assessment tools. Angelique completed her coach training and certification through the Coaches Training Institute and is also certified through the International Coaching Federation. She’s a member of SHRM Atlanta and recently served on the Board of Directors for the Organization Change Alliance in Atlanta for three years. In 2018 she co-founded Emerging Leaders Atlanta, a leadership development community for rising leaders throughout metro-Atlanta.
For Angelique, helping leaders feel more confident, competent and excited about their career opportunities is the most important part of her work. The results this leads to (companies with ready-now, engaged leadership pipelines) is the icing on the cake. Outside of the office, Angelique enjoys animal advocacy, cooking, Pilates, and traveling with her husband Rick and their two young children, Nicolson and Ava.
Certified Somatic Coach and Facilitator
For more than 30 years, Beth has worked with managers, supervisors and front-line workers to maintain safe and positive work environments through the disciplines of applied behavioral analysis and safety engineering. Now, through blending her true passion of mindfulness, she helps bring a much needed expansion of awareness and practical wisdom to the places we work, live and love. Beth is a certified Somatic Coach through the Strozzi Institute, a student of Presence-Based Coaching®, a graduate of Whitewinds Institute of Energy Medicine one-year program, and many other awareness-based training programs. Beth offers a powerful and practical approach for personal and professional transformation.
Executive Leadership Coach
Cheryl Cooper has over 30 years experience in the corporate sector. She knows firsthand the need to equip women of color with the tools and resources needed to get a seat at the boardroom table. Her philosophy combines compassionate leadership practices with executive-level corporate strategies to move the needle forward for women leaders.