Dr. Schuitevoerder’s association with education and counseling began in 1983. At that time he was operating a private practice in South Africa in addition to being a consultant and primary presenter at a walk-in crisis center (South Africa). Until 1991 Dr. Schuitevoerder was a lecturer is Psychology for the University of Technology(Sydney, Australia) and Further Education College(Australia). From 1991 until the present he has worked as a counselor and organizational consultant to the United Nations, Esalen Institute, Citi Bank, Investec and the National Naturopathic College. From 1995 until 2003, Dr. Schuitevoerder was the Vice President and Executive Director of the Process Work Institute (Portland, Oregon). In 2006 he was appointed President and CEO of the Process Work Institute (Portland, Oregon) and served in that role until 2012. He holds a Bachelors of Commerce (Witwatersrand University, South Africa, 1978), a B.A. in Psychology (University of South Africa,1980), a M.A. Clinical Psychology (Rand Afrikaans University, South Africa, 1982), a Graduate Diploma in Education (Sydney College of Advanced Education, Australia, 1986), a Ph.D. (University of Western Sydney, 2000), and is a Process Work Diplomate (The Process Work Institute, Portland, Oregon, 1994). His educational achievements combined with his professional experience make him an ideal chair of the PWI board.