Change & Project Manager

Born in the UK, with roots and past scattered over various countries I am a wanderer by heart however settled in Switzerland many years ago. Simply said I’m a mother, a friend, a traveler, an energetic and positive individual who loves design, nature and all things creative. I’ve spent the past 20 years working in […]

“survival skills for moms”

For me 2018 has been an incredible year, with so much happening. This is a quick overview of my “career”… Twelve years ago I had my first child at 23 directly after my Bachelor degree in Industrial Economics and while pregnancy care and even support for the first weeks is great in Zurich – a […]

English Teacher, Literacy Nerd

I’m a displaced kiwi who’s been in Zurich for almost six years, raising two teenagers and running a small English-language school for kids. I have long been interested in personal identity, especially in the contexts of balancing an identity as a mother/spouse and of living in a different culture. As a consequence, I’ve tried my […]

English Language Coach

Hi there, I’m Vera, founder and owner of ProEnglish, a highly personalised English language coaching experience service. This is an online 1-2-1 coaching format; in some cases, in-person coaching is possible as well. I founded ProEnglish in 2010 with the vision and mission of helping high-level professionals discover their unique voice in English in a […]

Cultural Entrepreneur

My parents like to say I left the womb running, so it was no surprise when I found my calling in dance. Originally from Texas, I began my career in NYC as a performer and choreographer after graduating from Barnard College in 1997. Through my experience co-founding and directing a multidisciplinary performance space in Brooklyn, I discovered my calling […]