Visions International

Our Team

Bernell King Ingram

Professional Coach | Consultant | Trainer

Bernell-circle-199x207Bernell King Ingram is a professional coach, corporate trainer, certified Japanese and English language coach, author, speaker, and president of Visions International. Visions International equips global executives, entrepreneurs, professionals, expatriates, non-profit organizations, educators and students to relate and communicate cross-culturally, live contentedly and work successfully with other cultures. Bernell has coached and trained fellow coaches, managers and global executives of USA, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Mexico, Germany, France, Austria, Spain, Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Argentina and other countries. Bernell has coached over 1,406 entrepreneurs to start and grow companies and gain access to more than $1 million in financing. Bernell has authored $1.4 million in federal loans and grants to provide entrepreneurs access to new financing opportunities in South Carolina. Bernell has lead Visions International to be a leader in business, language and intercultural coaching. The Visions International T.E.A.M. maintains 100% overall client satisfaction, 98% of our students complete their language program, 98% pass official language testing (TOEIC, TOEFL, EIKEN), a 5-star English Immersion Program for youth, managers and executives, a 5-star satisfaction of Business, Executive, Intercultural Coaching and Training, 4.9 stars for our language coaches, 4.9 stars for our Executive Staff.

Bernell’s Profile | バネールのプロフィール | Bernell’s Personal Page and Blog

Kendra Getz

TESOL | TEFL | TESL Certified English Language Coach | SC Certified Secondary English

kendra12-circle-199x207Kendra Getz is a language coach licensed in TESOL and in secondary English education. She approaches each class as a unique experience filled with opportunity. Kendra has been teaching foreign students, professionals and executives for six years, and has traveled and taught short-term in India. Kendra is a linguist with a love for languages, culture, travel, and cross-cultural literature. Kendra has studied German, French, Spanish, and is seeking proficiency in Japanese.





Yasako Parks

Japanese Language Coach

Yasako-circle-199x207Yasako Higa Parks was born in Okinawa, Japan and has lived in the United States since 2007. Yasako’s career experience spans administration, accounting, and real estate. In Japan, Yasako dedicated her time and skills to teaching Japanese language, culture and calligraphy to students of military families, at local churches, and volunteering with an international women’s club. Yasako is currently a teacher of Japanese to first language speakers at Greenville Japanese Saturday School (GSS) and whole-heartedly enjoys teaching students.





Carmen Cummings

TESOL | TEFL | TESL Certified English Language Coach

Carmen-circle-200x200Carmen Cummings is a professional English teacher of 18 years, vocal trainer and home school educator. She holds a B.A. Secondary Education in English and B.A. English. Carmen has worked with international student groups and traveled to Japan and Canada for English training programs.