Dr. Ellen Weber – is both an American and Canadian citizen, recognized globally for brain-compatible leading, learning and assessment renewal based on people’s hidden and unused capabilities. Lecturer, MBA Leadership professor, TV and radio guest, author of books by major publishers, leader and participant in several international renewal projects, award winning blog and ranked highly influential on social media elite list in Rochester, NY.
Ellen developed and enhanced the award-winning Mita brain based approach to learning and leading through work with faculty and business leaders in the High Arctic, Ireland, Canada, China, Caribbean, U.S., UK, Chile and Mexico. Her student ready brain-based tasks, games, lessons, units and tests are used internationally with leaders and learners who pursue a growth mindset.
MITA’s leadership approach facilitates proven brain based strategies to raise motivation and achievement for innovative growth. Leaders and learners use parts of the brain never before used, to achieve innovation never before achieved.
Interested in awards Ellen’s Mita Leader and Learner Approach won, research theories applied, and cultural influences infused? Then see the Mita Manifesto here.
Mita is a brain based approach to foster innovative leading and learning. Proven to bring higher motivation and achievement, Mita transforms daily practices into transformational tools for higher productivity. Mita clients include business and university leaders who see innovation as the way of the future, and is collaborated at all levels to model the power of collective brainpower for renewal.
Samples of Recent and Ongoing Mita Renewal Work
Wiley Press – Wiley International Handbook of Mentoring – includes Ellen’s chapter to introduce Brain Based Mentoring to Help Develop Skills and Diverse Communities (2018)
Science Direct – Mita Model to reconfigure university learning – with Dr. Margaret Denny
St. John Fisher University – Graduate leadership course that employ Mita approaches – Lead Innovation with the Brain in Mind – with consistently positive feedback from MBA leadership students.
Government leaders in Buffalo, New York
Secondary Faculty in several countries – Mita certified.
Rochester Chamber of Commerce – Quality Council – Mita won award for leadership excellence
Guardian Life staff and University leaders – Kingston Jamaica – selected premium keynote on Mita Brain Based Higher Education Renewal
Waterford Institute of Technology – (WIT) Ireland – University faculty and leaders Mita certified
Chile – SA – University faculty, leaders, government and business leaders Mita certified
Highlands – Senior Residence – Rochester, NY – Mita aging brain institute
Canadian University Faculty and Leaders– Toronto Canada – conference
World Business Forum 09 – radio City NYC – Selected Mita bloggers and award winning articles.
Chonqing – China – Senior Business Leaders and Faculty – Mita ethics and brain based leadership – Mita awards
Pittsford NY Business leaders in Pittsford, NY
Spensorport Business Leaders in Spensorport, NY
Fairport Business and Educational Leaders in Fairport, NY
Oakland University faculty and leaders – in Oakland, Michigan
Regional School Prof Dev and Chair – New Innovative Brain Based Curriculum Development Project with Dr. Bill Cala – to Decentralize Poverty
Batavia Business Leaders in Batavia, NY
CEO Roundtable Mita session – for Larsen Engineers CEO, Ram Shrivastava Rochester, NY
Quinnipiac – Business Leaders and Faculty brain based conference
Creativity Conference in Florida – invited keynote on Mita innovative change
Singapore Polytechnic Institute – Invited speaker on Mita Brain Based Change Approaches
Capitol Finance Magazine – Feature article invited to show Mita Brain Based Business Problem Solving
HR Magazine – Mita Featured Prominently in Work Smart Feature article
Democrat and Chronicle Newspaper Featured the Mita Center’s brain based work
Hamilton Spectator – Invited Feature on Mita Brain Based Approaches for leaders and learners
Westchester County Leader’s Conference – Mita Brain Based Renewal
Mercy Secondary School Faculty – Mita Brain Based Teaching and Learning Certifications – Rochester, NY
University of Buffalo – Master Program – Mita brain based applications in Secondary Science Teaching
Chautauqua Institute – Mita Renewal Institute for Business leaders and Learners
East Strasburg – University faculty and leaders renewal conference
Monterrey Mexico University, Business and Medical Renewal with Mita brain based approaches
St. John Fisher University– Mita Renewal Conference for Leaders
RIT – Rochester Inst of Tech – Mita Invited to certify faculty and leaders for Brain Based Innovation
Mita Books on renewal approaches – translated into Chinese
Chapters Book Store – Ontario – Canada, Invited Mita Renewal talks and book signing
Barnes and Nobles – New York – Invited Mita Renewal talks and book signing
RBA – Rochester Business Alliance – Conference for leaders – won award for excellence
NPR Interview – Mita Renewal & several interviews on Mita innovation at respected internet sites.
Red Car Model by Laura Goodrich – Mita addressed brain based issues (by invitation) for the series
Calgary Keynote on Mita Brain Based Assessment – for brain based renewal – Calgary AB – Canada
CBC – Interview on Mita renewal for leading and learning in coming era
PhD Committee member (because of Mita approach) for Leader of Entrepreneurial Innovation
Board Member for Non-profit Summer Camp to help needy youth.