"Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion. The potential for greatness lives within each of us." ~Wilma Roudolph
"Where there is no vision, there is no hope."
~George Washington Carver
Djelani is a creativity strategist, coach, teacher, activator, writer, and performer who specializes in helping clients in getting unstuck and experiencing their personal transformation. He has had a long history of supporting clients in finding their most powerful Self. Djelani completed a BM in Music, an MA in Theater, an MFA in Film Producing and he holds PhD in Culture and Performance from UCLA. He is a graduate of the CaPP Institute's Executive Coaching and Positive Psychology Program and is a member of ICF, International Coach Federation. Besides coaching, Djelani has worked as an Education Specialist with children with disabilities for twenty-five years in the Los Angeles Public School system and he currently supports students as a Restorative Justice Facilitator.
Djelani has traveled to more than thirty countries around the world and loves learning about new cultures and he loves learning languages. Djelani has completed extensive studies in France, Morocco and Senegal. His favorite travel adventures include climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, going on a safari in Kenya, riding camels in the Sahara Desert, taking a boat up the Niger River in Mali to visit the ancient city of Timbuktu, visiting the slave castles in Ghana and Senegal, visiting the genocide museum in Rwanda, and zip-lining over the canopy in Costa Rica. Djelani will always find an opportunity to visit Paris, his favorite city.
Djelani loves living life out loud. He has completed six marathons around the United States. He also completed the first California AIDS Ride, a 500-mile bicycle ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for AIDS organizations, and he jumped out of a perfectly good airplane at 11,000 feet. As an actor, Djelani's favorite role was performing as HUD is the 20-year anniversary of HAIR! He is currently developing a one-man theatrical drama. Djelani believes that everyone possesses a unique brilliance and a divine talent and he enjoys assisting clients in unleashing those gifts and talents. His Divine Performance Book will help you see a new way of being.
So many years! Finally... the PhD...
Hollywood's Coach! Five stars!
Who knew that transformation could be so fun? Thank you for reminding me that meaningful change does not have to be torture. You helped me to see that by facing my dreams step by step, I can achieve a lot. I did! And, I have you to thank, Djelani.
---Anthony. Las Vegas, Nevada
Djelani, your program is so different from some of the other things I have tried. I really loved how you help me to by giving us a system to work through our blocks.
---Gina. Laguna Beach, California
Thank you for the GPS model for getting to me successes. I learned how to establish my targeted specific goals like I have never have before. I now passionately know my purpose and I know strategies to getting to my divine destinations.
---Carson. Santa Barbara, California