Instructor: Manuel Rodriguez

Manuel Rodriguez


An accomplished practitioner in the field of organizational behavior management (OBM), Manny has worked with organizations across the globe. Highly regarded by his customers and colleagues alike, he has earned a reputation for supporting organizations to achieve bottom-line business results. His experience spans various industries such as human services, nuclear power, government, oil and gas, chemical, transportation and telecommunications within the Fortune 1000. Manny provides expert advice to leaders on establishing concrete plans for improving results through behavior change. He is especially skilled at facilitating teams to execute strategic plans and preparing leaders to engage employees to reach their maximum potential.

Manny presents regularly at national and international conferences and facilitates various educational events for all audiences on the subject of OBM. Manny has authored various articles, has been a guest lecturer at multiple universities and a frequent invited speaker for organizations, and is co-author of the books OBM Applied! A Practical Guide to Implementing Organizational Behavior Management and Quick Wins! Accelerating School Transformation through Science, Engagement, and Leadership. He is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and supports the ongoing need for the dissemination of and education in applied behavior analysis. Manny also volunteers his time as the executive director of the OBM Network, supporting the international network of professionals in the field. Manny earned his master's degree from Florida Institute of Technology and a dual bachelor's degree from Florida State University.

Classes by this instructor

How to Take a Systems Approach at Home, School and Work
HOW TO TAKE A SYSTEMS APPROACH AT HOME, SCHOOL AND WORK - BEHP1149 Provides the highlights of a scholarly article in the Journal of Organizational Behavior Management calling for a shift in the application paradigm from a dyadic perspective to a systems perspective. Includes tools and techniques from the case study and concludes with applications for the practitioner from the point of view of the article, author, and presenter.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2
How to Bring ABA to the World Through Public Speaking
HOW TO BRING ABA TO THE WORLD THROUGH PUBLIC SPEAKING - BEHP1150 Presents specific tips on how practitioners in the field of behavior analysis can support the dissemination of behavior analysis by engaging in a behavioral skill proven to effectively disseminate knowledge (public speaking). Teaches how dissemination through public speaking can be the key lever toward vitality of the field and professional career growth.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, CourseWebs
Accelerating School Transformation through Science & Engineering
ACCELERATING SCHOOL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING - BEHP1204 Focuses on the small steps stakeholders can take to invoke meaningful, sustainable and innovative changes. Shares work based on the publication "Quick Wins! Accelerating School Transformation through Science, Engagement, and Leadership." Discusses innovation through leadership engagement that is rooted in the science of behavior in organizational settings and organizational behavior management.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2