Wacinque Amistad Kaizen BeMende
Financial Education/Ambassador (Arizona/New Mexico/Wyoming/Wisconsin/West Texas/West Tennessee)
Wacinque's military journey began in Dec of 1975 when he enlisted in the US Marine Corps and ended 40 years later when he retired while serving in the US Army. His service includes Sea Duty with the Navy and time as an Aeromedical Evacuation Technician with the US AirForce-USAFR, WYANG plus an AGR tour as Senior NCO Academy Instructor and Manager. During this tour, he was appointed an Honorary Member of the US Coast Guard. His passion for all things financial began when he completed a minor in Banking & Finance then completed an internship with America's oldest financial planning company Ameriprise. He continued his financial knowledge development while an adjunct instructor of Personal Financial Management for Central Texas College and CCAF Community College of Air Force. He added Debt Management and How to prepare Taxes for added measure and later successfully led as Chairman of Board the establishment of a CDFI Community Development Financial Institution: Credit Union in Maryville TN. He has created Nonprofits focused on Healthy Marriage and Financial Literacy. Today he is the founder of KaizenRhino Solutions International a Fin Ed Consultancy.