Jen Beyst

Executive Director & Co-Founder, TransformED

Jen Beyst

Experience

2015 - Present

Executive Director,

TransformED

TransformED provides targeted cognitive skills training for individuals, aged 5 and above. Cognitive skills training can improve an individual’s performance in academics, extracurricular activities, and relationships. Cognitive skills training has also been clinically demonstrated to be an effective adjunct to traditional treatment protocols for those undergoing substance abuse rehab, emotional or physical trauma recover, or seeking to address neurodegeneration.

2017 - Present

Transition Specialist,

Achieve Employment Services

Provide training and instruction necessary to help clients develop requisite skills for finding employment or transitioning to an educational program that aligns with their future employment goals.

2015 - 2016

Co-Founder and Head Administrator

TransformED College & Career Academy

Oversaw all program development, curriculum creation, and program delivery for students grades 3 – 12. Taught English, Language Arts, and History.

2009 - 2014

Executive Director

LearningRx of Rochester

Brought LearningRx to Rochester, MN. Built a team of highly qualified, certified cognitive skills trainers. Supervised and directed the cognitive training of more than 480 individuals.

2007 - 2008

Center Director,

Sylvan Learning of Rochester

Provided oversight and training to staff of certified teachers. Consulted with parents and clients to develop appropriate tutoring plans.

2004 - 2006

Educational Therapist
Master Teacher,

Dyslexia Institute of Minnesota

Provided one-one educational therapy to struggling readers using the Orton-Gillingham approach. Supervised practicum experience for new trainees.

Education

2011

Certified Parenting Coach

2009

Certified Cognitive Skills Trainer

1989

Bachelor of Science in Teaching,

Secondary English

Graduated with honors. Published various original creative works in University Publication.

Skills

Problem Solving 89%
Team Building 100%
Cognitive Training 93%
Strategy Development & Execution 88%
Leadership & General Management 83%

Volunteering

Women of WingSpace
2017 - Present

Co-Leader

Master Networks
2015 - 2016

Chapter President

Women in Leadership Devel.
2015 - 2016

Mentorship Committee

Family Development Forum
2013 - 2016

Founder & Speaker

Dodge Refreshed
2013 - 2014

Making Healthy Choices a Reality

Business Networking Intnl.
2007 - 2009

Chapter Vice President

Devoted Hearts
2007 - 2009

Co-Founder & Chapter Leader

Mother & More
2007 - 2009

Chapter Co-Leader