Find DSWA Certified Trainers

Welcome to the profession's most comprehensive network of speakers and trainers who specialize in serving the direct selling community!

Looking for an expert to present at your upcoming meeting, regional event, or conference? DSWA Certified Trainers are known for their leading edge training, quality content, and ability to share ideas that create winning results.

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DSWA Certified Trainers


Benny Salazar

Benny is an accomplished and expert coach and trainer in the Direct Selling profession for more than 20 years. He has held senior management positions in top Direct Selling companies in the United States and abroad and is a sought-after bilingual coach and public speaker.

• DSWA Certified Business Coach
• MBA, University of Texas
• MDO, University of Monterrey
• Certified Life & Executive Coach, IMPEL/ICC

James Pereira

James Pereira started his career in direct selling in 1986. He spent 22 years in sales, marketing and operations in the pharmaceutical industry building successful Divisions by developing his staff’s sales skills and leadership skills.

John Hackett, Ed.D.

John is an accomplished and experienced coach, trainer, and leader in a variety of nonprofit and direct sales settings. John has 45 years of professional experience serving as professor, licensed counselor, and high school administrator, as well as a university administrator.

Mike Clouse

Mike has a wealth of experience in serving others. At the outset of his career, Mike worked for more than 13 years in higher education serving in various administrative and advisory roles. Within these roles Mike utilized and built upon his personal strengths of training, advising, mentoring and leadership. As rewarding as this was, Mike was unsettled and felt there was more to his vocation and calling. Purpose, passion, a sense of direction and a life of significance and impact were the things Mike desired most, but felt were always just outside his reach.

Natalie Jordan

Natalie's many years of working directly with corporate leaders has given her the unique ability to not only develop individual training, but to aid in developing and achieving personalized organization wide goals.

Ryan Hill

For two decades Ryan lived his dream of being a teacher, a coach, and an administrator in private/parochial schools in Texas and in Michigan. In so many ways, working with children has been the most rewarding work he’s done. His goals are to transfer that inquisitive and energetic disposition to his training and coaching. Ryan is seen as a leader by his colleagues in both the educational and the leadership environment. His passions are serving organizations and leaders through vision planning, goal setting, and working together to achieve at a high level.

Teri Werner

Teri is an accomplished and expert coach and trainer serving those in the Direct Sales profession for more than 30 years. Her extensive skills help empower others to create successful outcomes in their life and business.