Stephen Gilligan, Ph.D

CEO and Co-Founder

Stephen Gilligan, Ph.D

CEO and Co-Founder

Stephen serves as the CEO and co-founder of the IAGC with Robert Dilts. Stephen is a Psychologist in Encinitas, CA. He was one of the original NLP students at UC Santa Cruz; Milton Erickson and Gregory Bateson were his mentors. After receiving his psychology doctorate from Stanford University, he became one of the premier teachers and practitioners of Ericksonian hypnotherapy. This work unfolded into his original approaches of Self-Relations and Generative Self, and then further (in collaboration with Robert Dilts) into Generative Coaching and into the larger field of Generative Change. He has taught in many different cultures and countries over the past 30 years, and has published extensively. His numerous books include The Hero’s Journey: A Voyage of Self Discovery (co-authored with Robert Dilts), the classic Therapeutic Trances, The Courage to Love, The legacy of Erickson, Walking in Two Worlds (with D. Simon), and Generative Trance: The Experience of Creative Flow.

www.stephengilligan.com

Mickey A. Feher

Executive Director
The IAGC

Mickey A. Feher

Executive Director

Mickey is the Executive Director for the IAGC. He is committed to lead and support the creation of a generative and powerful international organization that truly represents the values and principles of Generative Change. He is also the CEO of organizational development specialist Advantage Group, a New York headquartered coaching and training company focusing on bringing the idea of Purpose based Leadership and Generative Collaboration to individuals and organizations. Mickey also heads the in-house corporate division of the NLP Institute of New York. He is a former leader in multinational companies and start-ups and a successful entrepreneur. He is happily married and has two children. Very much in line with the process of generative change he is passionate about Meditation, Kung-fu and Yoga.

www.advantageint.co

www.mickeyafeher.com

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Robert Dilts

Co-Founder and Chairman

Robert Dilts

Co-Founder and Chairman

Robert Dilts is Co-Founder and Chairman at the IAGC. He has a global reputation as a leading developer, author, coach, trainer and consultant in the field of Neuro-Linguistic Programing (NLP). Robert worked closely with NLP co-founders John Grinder and Richard Bandler at the time of its creation and also studied personally with Milton H. Erickson, M.D., and Gregory Bateson. Robert pioneered the applications of NLP to education, creativity, health, leadership, belief systems and the development of what has become known as “Third Generation NLP.”

Robert has lectured extensively on the applications of NLP to a variety of issues, making presentations and keynote addresses for The United Nations, The World Health Organization, Harvard University, The Milton H. Erickson Foundation Evolution of Psychotherapy Congress, and The National Tumor Institute of Italy.

Robert has authored more than twenty books on a variety of topics relating to NLP and coaching. He is the principal author of Neuro-Linguistic Programming Vol. I, which serves as the standard reference text for the field, and has authored or co-authored numerous other books on NLP.

Robert’s recent book series on Success Factor Modeling™ identifies key characteristics and capabilities shared by successful entrepreneurs, teams and ventures. Next Generation Entrepreneurs (2015) presents models, tools, exercises, illustrations and case examples – of both world famous and everyday entrepreneurs. Generative Collaboration (2016) helps people to increase their capacity for working effectively together with others and to experience the excitement, satisfaction and power of collective intelligence.

www.DiltsStrategyGroup.com

www.RobertDilts.com

Robbie Steinhouse

Finance Director

Robbie Steinhouse

Finance Director

Robbie Steinhouse is the Finance Director for and founding member of the IAGC. He sponsors Generative Coaching in the UK. As an NLP Master Trainer, he trains and coaches internationally including the NLP Trainers training at NLPU. Robbie heads up the Coaching Consultancy, a specialist provider of executive coaching. He is also the founder and CEO of NLP School in London, one of the UK’s only specialist providers of accredited NLP training.

Robbie is a successful entrepreneur and his focus on coaching, NLP, and the human dimension of business stems from his career creating and running businesses in recruitment, property, and insurance – now run by an independent management team. His passion for the human dimension of business led him to delegate his executive role and focus entirely on coaching and training in 2002. Robbie is committed to the premise that NLP is all inclusive and can be applied to every sphere of human endeavor. He has written three books including How to Coach with NLP and is currently commissioned to write a fourth, focusing on Leadership. Robbie is happily married with children, lives in London, and is a passionate drummer, yoga, and tai chi practitioner.

www.nlpschool.com