Dr. Belón received her doctorate from Teachers College, Columbia University in 1984, specializing in teaching methodologies and curriculum development. While there, she developed an interest in computers and programming and redirected her career to the software industry.
In addition to working in software development companies, Barbara returned to academia in 1999, serving as the Director of the Center for Information Technology at Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, CT.
In 2017, she studied to become a certified coach, and now holds an Associate Coach Credential (ACC) from the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and is working on her PCC credential. She also serves as an evaluator for ELCA and Faith-Lead Triad-1 level groups.
Dr. Belón not only coaches individuals and teams but she is also the author of the “Fundamentals of Coaching” course that are being used to give college faculty mentors additional coaching skills.
In addition to her coaching, Barbara was selected to be a Facilitator for the World Business and Executive Coaching Summit and has been meeting coaches from around the world since 2022.
Family time revolves around playing acoustic guitar with her husband, Edwin and
providing special music to her church and other civic organizations. Find out more at: https://www.icf-coaching.org/belonrp/