Staff

Keith Cupp

Keith Cupp

Keith Cupp is president and head coach at Gazelles International, and is located in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area. He has over 20 years “in the trenches” operating experience as a business leader in the high technology, real estate, aerospace and transportation industries. He served on two executive management teams whose companies were awarded “Fastest Growth Companies” recognition in the state of Washington.

View Keith’s Certified Coach bio page for more details.

Amy Chia-Torrez

Amy Chia-Torrez

Business Development – Amy@gicoaches.com or (877) 217-2253 ext. 700

Amy recently joined the Gazelles International team as Dir. of Business Development. With over 20 years of business development experience, Amy focuses on building relationships and forming collaborative strategic partnerships with global organizations across multiple industries and market sectors, including IT, Telecommunications, Manufacturing, Retail and Healthcare.

Her experiences also includes strategic planning, sales and service, financial planning, project management and process improvement. 

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese and having earned an MBA in Global Management, Amy has the intercultural competencies to build trust, navigate transition, achieve goals and get desired results working across global cultures. 

Maureen Chan-Hefflin

Maureen Chan-Hefflin

IP / International MarketingMaureen@gazelles.com or (877) 217-2253 ext. 705

Maureen Chan-Hefflin serves Gazelles International as a key point of contact with regard to developing IP, tools and internationalization. She brings over 20 years of corporate marketing communication experience, broadly integrated across a wide range of audiences and cultures in the domestic and global markets. She serves as an adjunct instructor in Clark College’s Business Technology department, and she is also active on the American West Vancouver Chinese School board.

Born and raised in Singapore, Maureen came to the United States for her tertiary education where she received her bachelor of arts in communications at the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University. She also holds a master’s degree in public affairs.

Cindy Kraft

Cindy Kraft

Operations / ITCindy@GICoaches.com or 877.217.2253 ext.701

As Gazelles International operations manager, Cindy Kraft leads and executes numerous Gazelles International programs, in addition to overseeing a multitude of business, technology and operational initiatives. As a computer programmer and systems administrator, Cindy has 24 years experience dealing with all types of data involved in the business process. Spreadsheets, databases, websites and marketing materials keep her multi-tasking skills in great shape.

Cindy has a degree in business computer systems from the University of Portland.

Debbie Trimble

Debbie Trimble

Bookkeeping / EventsDebbie@gazelles.com or 877 217 2253

Debbie Trimble joined Gazelles International in 2012 and runs point on all things accounting and bookkeeping. Additionally, Debbie oversees execution of a variety of events, including Summits and trainings. Debbie is responsible for the on-boarding of new coaches and supports the Gazelles International team by handling a myriad of other administrative tasks. Debbie has over 40 years of experience in the administrative office environment, and she is an invaluable member of the Gazelles team. Debbie achieved her business certificate at Columbia Basin.