Dr. Carlos Garcia
Dr. Carlos Garcia is a Clinical Psychologist and speaker who is dedicated to helping individuals unleash their full potential through high performance counseling, coaching and lectures. He is the Founder of Tampa Counseling and Wellness, where he provides therapy and wellness services to individuals looking to positively transform their lives. Dr. Garcia is also a Coach and Co-founder of The Circle. He is dedicated to creating a space where men can come together to feel seen, heard, and understood while on their journey to healing and growth.
Dr. Garcia received his doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University and completed his residency at Rutgers University. Dr. Garcia also served in the armed forces as a United States Marine and as a firefighter and paramedic prior to receiving his doctorate degree. He draws on his years of experience in both military and professional organizations to teach individuals how to become more masterful leaders and performers. His passion lies in helping others grow and create meaningful and lasting change in their lives. Dr. Garcia strives to help people utilize their natural talents to build a happier and more successful life.
Michael Budensiek is a Coach and Fitness Professional with 16+ years experience coaching individuals and groups in different areas including: mindset, health, & business. He has been an entrepreneur for 12 years and currently co-owns The Fit Effect with his wife, Audra. The Fit Effect teaches men and women how to eat, move, and think better for a healthier life.
Michael is the Co-Founder and a Coach with The Circle. The reason Michael wanted to help bring The Circle to life is because he knows men need a place to expand themselves, be challenged, and see growth along with other men looking for the same. He believes building this community of men will have positive affects that echo farther into the future than even he can see.
Michael has gained professional experience in construction, firefighting/emt, personal training, & customer service based positions. These experiences have helped him lean into his passions of helping people take action. He believes information is limitless and actions are few, taking just one more step will get you closer to where you want to be than you have been.