The Key to Breaking the Cycle is


TEA Approved to provide CPE's
army Master Resilience Trainer
2022 Galveston Tourism Summit Presenter
2021 Nita M. Lowey 21st CCLC National Symposium Presenter
2019, 2021, 2022 OSTI-Con Presenter


Rey Medellin, MSW, is a Resilience Specialist and Master Resilience Trainer. Rey is a bonafide BOI (Born on Island) from Galveston, Texas. He grew up witnessing and living in poverty making him aware of the need for resilience skills and training with today's youth and adults.  Rey has worked with vulnerable and adjudicated youth as a Child Protective Service Investigator, School Social Worker, Behavior Specialist and as a Social and Emotional Learning Specialist.  He has provided resilience training and coaching across many different levels for students and adults.  


How I Can

Help You

Island Resilience currently offers three workshops; Resilient Leaders. Resilience in Action, and Strengthening Adult Resilience. Each workshop includes a bound work book as well as in person training with virtual options available. 

Workshops are tailored to your specific needs for your team. Consulting is also available and student workshops are in development.