Kevin Monaco

B.A., M.A.
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Kevin Monaco is the VP of Communications and Creative Design with Thunderbird Leadership Consulting in Phoenix, AZ.

Kevin Monaco is an experienced educator, coach, composer and artist. He began his career in independent education where he taught beginning to advanced levels of Spanish, served as a faculty advisor, and chaired the Department of Modern and Classical Languages. He worked to develop curriculum and department policies, oversaw the accreditation process, evaluated teachers, and aided with the hiring and professional development of staff. In 2018, Kevin left the traditional classroom and started his own private Spanish coaching business and began to pursue his passion for music recording, songwriting and the Healing Arts. Kevin has training in Reiki and is passionate about helping others foster and harness their own creativity and intuition.

Passion & Experience:

  • Team Building and Leadership
  • Curriculum Development
  • Hiring and Evaluation
  • Institutional Accreditation
  • Personalized Learning
  • Mentorship and Advising
  • Spanish Linguistics and Hispanic Cultural Studies
  • LGBTQ+ Issues
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Songwriting / Composition
  • Videography / Media Design
  • Healing Arts
  • Reiki and Energy Work
  • Mindfulness and Meditation
  • Recovering and Fostering Creativity


  • Leadership and leadership development, mentorship, individual and organizational attentive communication, individual and organizational coaching and self-mastery
  • Conducts workshops, webinars and retreats, engaging people in actualizing their highest level of personal and professional performance and satisfaction

Certifications, Education and Achievements:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, Ohio Wesleyan University
  • Master of Arts in Spanish, Cleveland State University
  • Curso de Español (Lengua y Cultura), Universidad de Salamanca
  • ACFTL Spanish Proficiency & Assessment Training