Vera F. Birkenbihl

Vera BirkenbihlThe mastermind behind the concepts of the Memory Optimizer home study course was Vera F. Birkenbihl. Up until her death in 2011, Vera held the distinction as one of Germany's most sought after management consultants having taught over 300,000 students. Sales of her best-selling books have exceeded two million copies.

She was a psychologist who also studied in the United States where she gained a keen grasp for the nuances of the English language. She was fluent in several additional languages, a testimony to her famous Birkenbihl method of instruction and learning.

Mrs. Birkenbihl founded the Institute for Brain Friendly Procedures in Odelzhausen, Germany.