Wilny Audain is founder and CEO of The Living Circle, LLC, a full service training and consulting firm that delivers high quality programs, learning tools, management best practices, relational and engaging interventions that enable clients to benefit from the competitive advantages of creating and effectively leading a diverse and highly efficient workplace. The Living Circle is dedicated to inspiring people to grow and lead more effectively.
Wilny Audain was educated at Andrews University, in Berrien Springs, Michigan. He also attended the prestigious University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he did his graduate work. Besides English, Mr. Audain is fluent in French and conversant in Spanish.
With more than twenty years of experience in the public and private sectors as a Psychotherapist, Training Manager and Director of Human Services agencies. He’s experienced great success in this work to the point of having a congratulatory audience with the President of the United States. Wilny has developed creative ways of presenting relevant topics in a fun, thought-provoking and pragmatic way. His interactive style and immediately applicable "how tos" have inspired clients to invite him back again and again. He designs and delivers presentations that help facilitate a better workplace environment for Fortune 500 companies, professional associations, government agencies and educational institutions.
Focusing on Team building, empowerment, difficult people and leadership issues, Wilny works with large and small organizations throughout the US and abroad. His work has taken him to every state in the US, the UK, France, Romania, and Italy; he’s been all over the Caribbean, Canada, and South Africa. He serves as an adjunct professor for Johnson and Wales University and Rockhurst University.
Specialties: Handling difficult people and difficult workplace issues, coaching, training, and speaking.
“Your work represents one of the brighter lights of our nation.”
-George Bush, President, United States of America
“Not only is this trainer knowledgeable, articulate, interesting and professional; he was able to teach. I’ve been a manager for twenty years and I learned.”
-Harold R. Payne, Sr., Inspector General - United States Army
“Very dynamic, intelligent and animated speaker with mastery of topic”
-Marguerite Litchfield, Social Worker
“Well prepared and extremely knowledgeable.”
-Margaret Butler, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
“The training was practical, well focused, it was real and not hypothetical”
-Minetta Coles, IRS
“I was very pleased with the trainer and the material presented”
-Mike Adock, Commander, Coffeyville Police Department
“Wilny Audain, you are an awesome personal coach”
-Lucia, Actress, Hollywood, CA
“Your week-long training changed my life is many ways. Thanks!”
-Merle Whale, President, Mbizo, Johannesburg, South Africa
“Wilny was dynamic, the course exceeded my expectations”
-Lea White, LLCRCO, Wellington, New Zealand
“The training was dynamic and interesting”
-Jason Frei, Executive Officer, United States Marine Corps
“My colleagues gave you excellent scores and want me to continue what you started. They want to do things differently as a result of their time with you.”
-Peter Pritchett, CEO, The Pritchett Group, Essex, England
“You received the second highest score among all the consultants we’ve ever had”
-Brian Chernett, Chairman, The Academy for Chief Executives
“You are the first general session speaker to receive a standing ovation at the Great Ideas Conference. You are such a pleasure to work with. Thanks!”
-Megan Denhardt, Senior Manager, ASAE & The Center