The Herd

If you’ve read our story, then you know that being a buffalo is a better choice than being a cow.  We help teams and leaders embrace the buffalo mindset and experience the massive benefits of doing so. Meet our herd of experts and let us know how we can help your team transform and grow.

Ron Kaminski – Visionary, Keynote Speaker, EOS® Certified Implementer

For 15 years Ron Kaminski has helped companies build high performance teams, with over 1,000 sessions under his belt. An expert in workplace culture and leadership development, Ron focuses on getting companies better at Vision—company alignment; Traction—instilling discipline and accountability; and Healthy—cohesive leadership. Winner of the 2017 Northeast Ohio’s Smart 50 Award, Ron has served as board member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Cleveland Chapter, U.S. Central Chapter, and EO Global. When he isn’t helping companies tap their full potential, Ron is still always on the go…probably off taking his family on some new adventure or paddle boarding on the lake.

Pete Honsberger – Integrator, Lead Facilitator, Keynote Speaker

A lifelong Clevelander, Pete heads up our team building operation as a lead facilitator and our company as an Integrator. He’s passionate about helping teams strengthen relationships and perform at a high level. His M.A. in communications, athletic coaching experience and time spent in multiple industries prepared him for a career in company culture. When he’s not working,  you’ll find Pete at a local sporting event or playing a guitar.

Kimberly Dyer – Professional EOS® Implementer

Kimberly joins the CultureShoc herd after successfully providing structure and strategy for several lifelong entrepreneurs and start-ups. With a focus on product and project management, she brings a clear understanding of how to make things run better. When she’s not with clients, Kimberly loves working with nonprofit boards and their leadership teams to bring about organizational and operational improvement. To fulfill their love of travel and culture, Kimberly and her family have been to six different continents, all while never losing a piece of luggage!

Sarah Coakley – Culture & Engagement Strategist, Keynote Speaker

If there’s one thing that passionately drives Sarah, it’s people. Her belief is that an engaged employee doing what they do best is the game changer for businesses to grow exponentially in success and profitability. For 12 years, Sarah was the steward of Hyland Software’s well recognized culture. Sarah’s goal is to share her knowledge and talent in the engagement space to help other companies achieve high levels of success. When not at work, Sarah is an active mom, tireless shopper and dedicated yogi.

Bonnie Kaminski – Lead Facilitator (Charlotte)

Bonnie has been part of the Herd since 2003. In 2007, she successfully opened CultureShoc’s Charlotte office. Bonnie specializes in planning and facilitating team building events, especially those with a charitable component. Giving back is a life priority for her. When she’s not serving clients, you’ll find Bonnie enjoying her many grandchildren, traveling to the far reaches of the world with her husband or strumming her Ukulele.

Leigh McDermott – Administrative Specialist

With eight years of experience as an events coordinator, Leigh is CultureShoc’s resident meeting planner and event logistics guru. She’s known for dotting her i’s and crossing her t’s and if you need something, she’ll get it done. Outside of work, you’ll find Leigh chasing around twin daughters with her husband or volunteering with therapeutic riding programs.

Lynette Filson – Marketing Strategist

With 15+ years of communications experience, Lynette comes to the CultureShoc team excited to tackle all our marketing efforts and help deliver the MyEKC software. Her master’s degree in arts administration, tons of writing, design and SEO wherewithal, and even a stint as a college radio disc jockey, paved the way for her career in building audience engagement. When not posting a tweet, Lynette loves to spend time with her two sons and husband at the metroparks.

Our Facilitators