Welcome to our Third Culture Family community
Inspired to elevate the TCF Mission, Vision and Purpose around the globe
This forum was created to recognize the unique character of the TCF experience
and become a home for TCF's to share their stories, anecdotes and challenges- but also to provide mutual guidance and support.
What is a Third Culture Family?
A Third Culture Family (TCF) is a family unit leading a long-term nomadic/globally mobile lifestyle, holding a single or multiple passports but no plans to go back to its country (or countries) of origin
TCF MISSION & PURPOSE
How can the TCF model give an example and leverage the benefits of its own experience as a global family?
Affirm our TCF identity
Communicate + stand for our value system
Promote our skillset + our TCF competencies
Inspire our children + our environment
Support global + local communities
Marielle de Spa
TCF thought leader
Marielle de Spa
TCF Thought Leader
Marielle de Spa is an entrepreneurial ATCK with a professional expertise in global talent management and leadership consulting.
Her previous track record in executive search combined to multiple international transitions with her Third Culture family have provided her with comprehensive knowledge of expat life and career advancement complexities. Both paths have naturally lead her to create TCKapital, an advisory firm with a mission to
Marielle has lived and worked in various countries across the Americas and Europe. She currently lives in Rio de Janeiro where she has recently co-founded the first Brazilian Families in Global Transition affiliate.