"Even if you're on the right track, you're going to get run over if you just sit there."

    - Will Rogers

    Crista Benavidez is described by audiences as engaging, dynamic, and highly motivational. Crista is a professional speaker and trainer specializing in interpersonal communication and organizational learning.

    A native of San Miguel County, Crista is a graduate of the University of New Mexico with a Master’s Degree with Distinction in Organizational Learning & Instructional Technology and Bachelor’s degrees in Communication and Spanish.

    For over 18 years, she has presented to organizations internationally and across the U.S. to an array of industries including: health care, public safety, education, telecommunications, manufacturing, and non-profit to name a few.

      Chispas Performance Solutions, LLC


    Founded in 1999, Cristalk International, now Chispas Performance Solutuions, is a boutique educational services company offering high-quality professional training to help organizations combat ineffective communication. Service offerings include conference keynote speeches and breakout sessions; public workshops; and corporate on-site sessions in one-hour, half day, full day , and multi-day designs. All programs are available in English, Spanish and English/Spanish bilingual formats.