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Maya Stevenson

Maya Stevenson – Director of Marketing

Maya joined the team recently! She currently coordinates our marketing efforts.

More about Maya coming soon!

Meet the Team

Chris Voss

CEO & Founder, Author

Chris has 24 years of FBI experience and was the former FBI Lead International Kidnapping Negotiator. Chris is the author of negotiation best-seller, “Never Split The Difference.”

Brandon Voss

Director of Training & Operations

Brandon is an expert trainer, coach and the thought leaders behind negotiator personality types. In addition to leading up corporate training, Brandon manages the behind the scenes of the business.

Derek Gaunt

Expert Trainer & Coach

With 29 years of experience, Derek has commanded and trained police department hostage negotiation teams. An expert trainer and coach, Derek has trained across the US and around the world.

Maya Stevenson

Director of Events & Marketing

Maya has over 10 years of sales and marketing experience. She coordinates speaking at client events for the team and also is the hard work behind The Black Swan Group’s live seminars.