Meet Braintrust

We believe helping people communicate more effectively will positively impact all relationships in organizations, communities, and families.

“Growth isn’t rocket science…

It’s neuroscience™.”

-Jeff Bloomfield, CEO

How Do We Do That?

By delivering training and coaching programs rooted in neuroscience and behavioral psychology that are designed to develop consistent communication habits that drives higher performance.


What We Actually Do…

We help organizations of all sizes accelerate revenue growth by utilizing our core programs:

  • NeuroSelling® – A proven situational selling program built on the neuroscience of customer decision-making conveyed through innovative story-based techniques.
  • NeuroCoaching™ – A neuroscience-based, situational leadership coaching program proven to drive development and performance.
  • NeuroServing™ –  A customer support communication program designed to develop trust, deepen connection, and strengthen customer service, support, and relationships.
  • Velocity™ – The ONLY valuation acceleration program built on the latest in machine learning, A.I., and human decision-making science.
  • The Braintrust Academy –  A world-class interactive digital training experience.

Our Team

Jeff Bloomfield


Dan Docherty, PhD

President/Chief Coaching Officer

Chad Brines

Chief Commercial Officer

Zach Strauss

Chief Strategy Officer

Jenny Dougherty

Director, Client Experience

Matt Dentino

Director, Client Engagement

Jeff Bittner

Director, Braintrust Academy

Chet Tetta

Sr. Partner, Life Sciences

Joe Masi

Certified Coach

Abby Docherty

Marketing Manager

Drew Watson

Certified Coach

Matthew Terry

Technology Partner

Franc Godri

Sr. Partner, Canada

Megan Gerhardt, PhD

Sr. Partner, Gentelligence

Craig Lucas

Sr. Partner, Business Development

Anthony Mussari​

Digital Marketing Manager

Josh Nugent

Certified Coach

Iona Naismith, DClinPsy, BA

Certified Coach

Marilyn Hannibal

Certified Coach

Our Values

Family Matters Most –Long after our colleagues and clients are gone, our families will remain with us on this journey. We will focus on putting them first and treating them accordingly.

Communication With Clarity – We seek to communicate with context, clarity and simplicity and teach our clients to do the same.

Problem Solvers Rule the World – We aspire to help our teammates and our clients define, clarify and quantify problems in order to help provide the best solution.

The Platinum Rule – We will do our very best to always treat others better than they expected to be treated in any given situation.

Courageous Compassion – Compassion is empathy in action. We strive not just to understand what others are feeling but more importantly, what they need and have the courage to take action and serve them.

Intentional Initiative – We will be consistently proactive in a smart and strategic way. Internally and externally.

Contagious Creativity – We were created by the Creator to be creative. We take pride in our divergent thinking and believe that creativity breeds continuous innovation.

Deliberate Development –  You are either growing or dying. Everyone on our team is in a state of continual growth. On purpose.

Help Others Win –We will seek to do all we can to help others be the hero in their story.