Genuinely connecting with people and helping them achieve maximum potential are always the goals for Deseri Garcia. As a dynamic coach, facilitator and multi-sport adventure athlete, her aim is to inspire, motivate and improve individual and team effectiveness.

Whether it’s through her speaking engagements, transformational coaching, team building or leadership development programs, Deseri uses humor, adventure and experiential practices to foster growth and change in top-level executives, directors, managers and business owners.

Before founding Vida Aventura in 2006, Deseri spent nearly 20 years in international business development and operations where she gained insight into the value of relationship building and communication within organizations. She has a bachelor’s degree in Small Business and Entrepreneurship from Ball State University.

Her clients include Anthem, Emmis Communications, Indy Chamber, Roche, Goodwill Industries, USA Track & Field, and several Fortune 500 companies. Previous speaking engagements include Harrison College, Association of Training and Development, MedTech and Society of Human Resource Management.