Strong Values - Hilarious People

Meet the Team

Mandi Bedbury

Founder & Facilitator — A natural Born LEader

Mandi Bedbury is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), accredited Practitioner of Emotional Intelligence and has an Executive MBA. Mandi leads workshops around the world, via in-person or virtual, to help people build invaluable leadership, communication and relationship skills in a fun and safe environment.In her previous roles as a project manager, strategic analyst, and business development leader, Mandi utilized her acting and improv training to help with active listening, the ability to pivot/change direction, and build relationships.Mandi has been performing improv in New York and Minneapolis for over a decade. When Mandi isn't facilitating an improv, emotional intelligence or leadership workshop she is performing on stage and film and contributing to her Youtube channel "From Start to Finish".

Erin Roberts


Erin Roberts: is an actor, teacher, improvisor, and coach that has been collaborating with Mandi Bedbury for over 10+ years. Erin has a BA in Directing from Smith College, an MFA in Acting from Penn State University,and has studied with The National Theatre Institute, The Royal Shakespeare Company and York University in Toronto, Canada. She currently teaches various acting and directing classes, at Minneapolis College, The Guthrie Theatre,Film North, and various other private studios, while being a proud member of AEA. Erin is one the founders of Crisis Actors of Minnesota, which uses professional actors and role play improvisation to empower people with crucial skills and tools that promote non-violent conflict resolution. CAMN strives to recognize and normalize mental health issues and help navigate inclusivity within communities. Please see more and reach out at and