Enneagram: Berghoef & Bell Innovations

Leadership. Communication. Teamwork.

About

Kacie Berghoef, MSW and Melanie Bell, MA specialize in bringing the Enneagram’s insights to emerging leaders and organizations. They are Riso-Hudson Authorized and Certified Enneagram Teachers, IEA Accredited Professionals, international speakers, and the authors of The Modern Enneagram. They have over 20 combined years of Enneagram study and have worked together since 2012.

About Kacie

Kacie smallAs Director of Management for Berghoef & Bell Innovations, Kacie has planned and co-facilitated workshops for business, spiritual, and community audiences. Kacie holds an MSW from UC Berkeley and a BA in Philosophy from Scripps College. She works as a professional blogger and copywriter for businesses and Enneagram clients. Her writing has appeared in Personality Revealed, The Billfold, Mapquest, Skirt Collective, and Nine Points Magazine. She enjoys developing and researching new Enneagram applications.

“Kacie is great to work with. Her knowledge of the Enneagram runs deep and she communicates with clarity and precision.”
-A.G.

Credentials:

  • Enneagram Institute® Certified and Authorized Teacher
  • IEA Accredited Professional
  • Awareness to Action Coaching Certification with Enneagram Learning International
  • Master of Social Work (MSW), UC Berkeley
  • Freelance Writer: Past Contributer to Nine Points Magazine & Personality Revealed
  • Don Riso Memorial Scholarship recipient
  • Two-time recipient of the Conscious Living Center Scholarship
  • Two-time Enneagram Institute® scholarship recipient
  • TESOL-certified English as a Second Language Instructor
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Philosophy, Scripps College
  • Completed Fundamentals of Ayurveda course

About Melanie

Melanie smallAs Director of Education for Berghoef & Bell Innovations, Melanie has created curricula and led workshops across disciplines and continents. A coach and university writing instructor, she holds degrees in Interdisciplinary Leadership from the University of New Brunswick and in Creative Writing from Concordia University. Her creative writing and columns have appeared in a number of publications including xoJane, Grain, The Fiddlehead, Everyday Fiction, and Autostraddle.

“Melanie demonstrates excellent practical knowledge of coaching and the Enneagram. Her approach is gentle, yet highly effective.”
-Stephanie M., Graphic Designer

Credentials:

  • Enneagram Institute® Certified and Authorized Teacher
  • IEA Accredited Professional
  • Awareness to Action Coaching Certification with Enneagram Learning International
  • Bachelor of Leadership Studies, University of New Brunswick
  • Master of Arts (MA) in English/Creative Writing, Concordia University
  • TESOL-certified English as a Second Language Instructor
  • Two-time Enneagram Institute® scholarship recipient
  • Conscious Living Center Scholarship recipient
  • Writer, editor, and Nine Points contributor
  • Creativity coach (trained with Eric Maisel)
  • Reiki Level 2 practitioner
  • Completed Fundamentals of Ayurveda course

Media

AASCEND TV Interview, “Autism and Communication Skills,” August 2015
Kacie and Melanie talk about communication styles and how the Enneagram can help adults on the autism spectrum with social skills.

Wise Introvert Newsletter, July 2015
Melanie and Berghoef & Bell Innovations are featured along with other introverted entrepreneurs.

The Enneagram Institute 2014 Summer CyberGram
This newsletter highlights our Ayurveda research and certification.

Young People Talk about the Enneagram and Death, Part II
Kacie is quoted in Elizabeth Wagele’s series about the Enneagram and death.

Congratulations to the Recipients of the Consciousness In Action Young Adult Scholarships to the IEA 2013 Conference
Includes a bio of Kacie, who received the Don Riso Memorial Scholarship for the 2013 IEA Global Conference.

Consciousness in Action Scholarships
Includes a bio of Melanie, who received a scholarship for the 2012 IEA Global Conference (p.29).