Valerie Althouse is an experienced social sector leader and coach who is certified in Emotional Intelligence EQi and EQ-360 instrument through Multi-Health Systems in Toronto, Canada. She currently serves as the New York City Area Director for International Students Inc (ISI), based at New York University. She is the founder/director of both the English Connections program at NYU, and CoMovement (a network of groups working among international students). Valerie is certified in several areas, including emotional intelligence testing (EQi), cross-cultural communication, and critical-incident stress debriefing. She previously served in the fields of student affairs and social sector mobilizing. Her current focus includes outreach and mentorship among international students, training and oversight of leaders, and training in mentorship on a national and international level.
B.S. – Biblical Studies, Cairn University
M.S. – Counseling, Cairn University
Certified Life Coach – Light University