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Founder



Steven Reiss, Ph.D.
was the Founder of IDS Publishing Corporation. He graduated from Dartmouth College, earned a Ph.D. in psychology at Yale University, and completed a clinical psychology internship at Harvard Medical School. He was a Fellow of both the American Psychological Association and the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. As a Professor of Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago and at The Ohio State University, he contributed original ideas, new assessment methods, and influential research studies to four topics in psychology: anxiety disorders, developmental disabilities, intrinsic motivation, and the psychology of religion. His work was recognized with five national awards for research, clinical services, and leadership.


Board of Directors



Michael Reiss, M. A.
is a Member of IDS's Board of Directors. He holds degrees in political science and education from Indiana University and The Ohio State University. He is employed as a statistician.




Benjamin Reiss, M. D.
is a Member of IDS's Board of Directors. He holds a degree in biology from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.D. degree from The Ohio State University Wexner College of Medicine. He completed a residency in ophthalmology at George Washington University and currently is a fellow in retinal surgery at Cook County Hospital and at Retina Associates of Chicago.


Management Team



Maggi M. Reiss, M.A.
is President of IDS Publishing Corporation and a licensed school psychologist with more than 25 years experience helping middle and high school students. She holds degrees in psychology from Smith College and the University of Illinois at Chicago.




Lori Dillon
is Office Manager of IDS Publishing in Columbus, Ohio.




Franklin Reiss
is Director of Document Destruction. He is a graduate of Puppy Head Start.



Reiss Profile® Institutes
Irene Kroetlinger, M.A.
is a Partner in Reiss Profile® Academy Austria. She is a psychologist with considerable experience working as a consultant to business. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, Ms. Kroetlinger holds a Master's degree in psychology from Vienna University.


Maximilian Koch, Ph.D.
is a Partner in Reiss Profile® Academy Austria. He has more than 20 years of experience working as a business consultant. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, Dr. Koch holds degrees in Economics and Business from Vienna University.
Daniele Gianella
is owner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Switzerland as well as Reiss Motivation Profile® Portugal. He has more than ten years of experience as a trainer and coach, with special focus on mentoring and value-based matching. His clients include large corporations such as Shell Switzerland. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, Mr. Gianella has successfully completed specialized training (TAM: Trainer Akademie Munchen) and advanced courses such as Eidgenossisch diplomierter Marketingplaner and Integral Coach at the Coaching Center in Berlin (Germany). He also holds certification as an academic trainer at the University of Linz (Austria).


Päivi Mayor, Ph.D.
is CEO of Reiss Motivation Profile® Nordic. She has more than 20 years of experience in leadership development, business consulting, talent development, mentoring, and coaching in various international companies in Europe. Dr. Mayor is a certified Reiss Profile® Master.

Brunello Gianella
is Senior Partner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Nordic as well as Senior Partner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Switzerland. He has more than 30 years of experience in business consulting (sales), mentoring, and coaching in various international companies in Europe. Mr. Gianella is a certified Reiss Profile® Master.
Katarzyna Janas
is a Partner of The Durkalski Institute of Reiss Motivation Profile®, Poland. She has more than ten years of professional experience as an executive coach and trainer for sales management. She has worked with a variety of business leaders to improve productivity, performance gaps, and work relationships. Most of her professional activities have been centered in the sales, telecommunications, information technology, and news media industries. She holds a diploma in economics and German from the Military University of Warsaw, Poland. She also studied at the University of Stettin in Poland and the Justus-Liebig-Universität of Giessen in Germany.
Ewa Jochheim, M.A.
is a Partner of The Durkalski Institute of Reiss Motivation Profile®, Poland. She has more than ten years of experience as a successful entrepreneur in the areas of personal development, executive coaching, consulting, and training in multinational and stock-listed companies. Her main activities are in international project management and personnel development in the automotive industry. She holds a Master of Economics degree from Ludwig-Maximilian University in Munich, where she studied statistics, capital market research, and economics. She also is a certified systemic business coach.
Piter Korompis, M.B.A.
is a Partner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Indonesia. He has over 27 years of experience in M&A, Banking Operations, and Capital Market. He was Managing Director and Head of Treasury for Citicorp Indonesia and then Senior Managing Director for Sinar Mas Group, one of Asia's largest conglomerates with over 25 billion dollars in assets. Currently, he is a board member and senior advisor to P.T. Indo Premier, an investment banking firm that is a major bond underwriter in Indonesia. He also serves as a board member for several other companies. Mr. Korompis has been invited to be the keynote speaker at important economic conferences throughout Asia, and he is a well-known lecturer whose commentaries often are quoted in influential Asian publications. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, he holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Roziana W. Wiguna, M.A.
is a Partner with Reiss Motivation Profile® Indonesia. She has more than 20 years of experience as a Director and CEO of several companies with expertise in strategic planning and human relations. As Founder and CEO of VIRTUE, she currently works to help clients achieve personal growth. Ms. Wiguna is a contributor to Kencan and Maya magazines and also is active in several organizations including the Christian Business and Professional Ministry, Rotary International, and the Indonesian Psychological Association. After completing undergraduate work in psychology at the University of Indonesia and the University of Southern California, she earned a Master's degree in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles. Ms. Wiguna is a certified Reiss Profile® Master.
Joan Lle
is a Partner in Reiss Motivation Profile® Indonesia. With 40 years of experience as a business owner in various fields, she currently is the Director and Commissioner of PT Hikari Indo Sarana, a lighting and electrical distributor for a number of companies including Philips. An influential figure in the Indonesian Chinese business community, Ms. Lle has a passion for helping people reach their potential, particularly in empowering professionals in the market place.
Widia Dharmadi
is a Partner in Reiss Motivation Profile® Indonesia. He has more than 15 years of experience as a business owner in the field of household products distribution including serving as President Director of PT Tri Sarana Boga. As the first Certified Franchise Executive in Indonesia, he has worked as a consultant to share his expertise with franchise companies. Currently, he is the Operational Director of Prime Solutions (IT Software Solutions). He also is a contributor to magazines and newspapers, a speaker on Business Radio, and an instructor in seminars on franchising. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, Mr. Dharmadi graduated from Auckland University with a degree in Information Technology.
Bahar Şen
is a Partner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Turkey. She has 26 years of first-hand experience working with senior managers and entrepreneurs in multinational and local companies within the pulp/paper, textile production, consultancy, environmental certifications and assessments, quality, occupational health/safety, and ethical management industries. She regularly gives speeches at congresses and conferences and is a fellow member of the British Trade Association in Turkey. She also holds membership in the Turkish Culture Foundation, Management Consultants Association, and Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey. Ms. Sen is a certified Reiss Profile® Master.
Aykan Raşitoğlu
is a Partner of Reiss Motivation Profile® Turkey. He has more than ten years of experience working with multinational and local IT companies in the areas of enterprise, commercial and inside sales, marketing, and channel/distribution management. He is a successful entrepreneur whose expertise includes sales management, talent acquisition, hiring, onboarding and team building. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, he is a computer engineer who holds an MBA degree.
Shu Fen Chen, Ed.D.
is CEO of Reiss Motivation Profile® China. She has more than 20 years of experience in education for grades K-16. She taught at Chungung University of Technology, a distinguished university in Taiwan, where she also served as Head of the Early Childhood Education and Care Department. When working as Executive Director and Head of School for an awarded non-profit organization, she successfully built the business model and brought the organization from debt to profit. As a certified college counselor, she has coached many students in China, helping them to make wise college and career choices. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, Dr. Chen graduated from Pepperdine University with a Doctoral degree in Institutional Management.
Lisa Li
is CFO of Reiss Motivation Profile® China. She has more than 15 years of experience working as a consultant in the fields of both education and business. She co-founded Drama Rainbow Education which she served as General Manager for six years. As the owner of Tall Oak Academy China, she helps Chinese students in their pursuit of their college and career dreams. Ms. Li is a certified Reiss Profile® Master.

Reiss Profile® Training Partners



Clemente Escano, M.S.
is a licensed Trainer for Reiss Profile® Master Certification, based in Singapore. He has more than 30 years of experience working mostly in management of Treasury and Capital Markets at large international and regional banks in Hong Kong, Indonesia, and Singapore. During these years, he also provided training to in-house staff as well as to clients at central banks. Currently, Mr. Escano works as a private trainer, management consultant, and executive coach. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, he holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Economics.

Sharon Kon, M.S.
is a licensed Trainer for Reiss Profile® Master Certification, based in Singapore. She has more than 20 years of experience in senior management at various banks in Singapore as well as a conglomerate in Indonesia. As COO, CFO, and CIO she worked in the fields of Strategic Planning, Organization and Methods, Information Technology, and Human Resources. She also served on the board of several companies. Currently, Ms. Kon is an independent counselor and coach with a focus on strategic personal empowerment and corporate management consultation. In addition to being a certified Reiss Profile® Master, she holds a Master of Social Science degree in Counseling and is a Chartered Accountant (Institute of England and Wales).

Authors
Rolf A Peterson, Ph.D.
is a co-author of the Anxiety Sensitivity Index Manual. He is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at The George Washington University, where he served as Director of Clinical Psychology Training for many years. Dr. Peterson is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association in addition to being Board Certified in Clinical Health Psychology. He has more than 100 research and scholarly publications and has mentored 81 dissertation students. In honor of Professor Peterson's contributions, the Rolf A. Peterson Scholarship for Doctoral Students at the Meltzer Center is being created through the Department of Psychology at The George Washington University.
Ruth A. Luckasson, J.D.
is a co-author of the Competence Assessment for Standing Trial for Defendants with Mental Retardation (CAST*MR). She is Distinguished Professor, Regents Professor, and Department Chair in the College of Education at the University of New Mexico. She also is a past President of the American Association on Mental Retardation.
Caroline Everington, Ph.D.
is a co-author of the Competence Assessment for Standing Trial for Defendants with Mental Retardation (CAST*MR). She is Associate Dean and Professor, College of Education, Winthrop University. Her work was cited in the majority opinion in the U. S. Supreme Court landmark case banning the death penalty for defendants with intellectual disabilities, Atkins v. Virginia (2002).

Keith Dunson, M.A.
is a special education teacher at Searsport District High School in Searsport, Maine, who volunteered long hours to inspire teachers in his district to support a two-year research effort aimed at creating the Reiss Motivation Profile® for Children. After serving in the Army Medical Corps during the Vietnam conflict, Mr. Dunson completed his undergraduate work at the University of Maine, where he also earned a graduate degree in Educational Administration. He has 35 years of experience working with at-risk students in a variety of educational settings.


Carl F. Weems, Ph.D.
is a member of the research team that conducted the initial normative studies on the Reiss Motivation Profile® for Children. Currently, he is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of New Orleans, where he serves as Associate Chair. He has ten years of experience teaching advanced statistics for graduate students, and his research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation. Dr. Weems holds degrees from Florida State University, Florida International University, and Stanford University.

Service Providers

Bill Hicks of Spinningwebz Services (Hudson, NY) is IDS's webmaster.

Stuart J. Kohn of Levenfeld Pearlstein (Chicago, IL) is IDS's General Counsel.

Alan J. Thiemann (Washington, DC) is IDS's Counsel for intellectual property issues.

Bill Tausch (Royal Oak, MI) is IDS's consultant for advertising.

CPMM Services Group (Columbus, OH) is IDS's mailing house.

Denny Livesay of Progressive Printers (Dayton, OH) is IDS's printer.

Translation Aces (New York, NY) is IDS's official language translator.