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Richard S.

Richard has worked with Leadership Strategies, Inc for over a decade; first as a full time Director of Facilitation & Training and now as a member of the Core Team of Facilitators. His experience includes nine years as a consultant with Accenture, where he focused on assisting clients with strategic planning, profit improvement programs, change management and systems development and integration. Subsequent to Accenture, Richard has spent over fifteen years as an executive with software companies with responsibility for the sales, services and support functions. This work included lead generation, sales development, planning and enablement, defining client requirements, developing and delivering customized training to end users, and providing follow-up support to system users. His experience also includes the development and training of executive courses including time management, project planning and management, targeted sales and marketing training, effective writing and effective presentations. His work has spanned a variety of functions and industries with representative clients including: The Southern Company and its operating subsidiaries, Shaw Industries, Novartis, Abbott Labs, The Coca-Cola Company, the State of Georgia and several federal agencies. This client work has been both domestic and international. Richard obtained his undergraduate degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland and his MBA from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio where he was also a faculty member.


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ServiceIndustryEngagement TitleOrganizationEngagement Date
GovernmentThe Effective FacilitatorVermont Homeland Security12/17/2012
GovernmentF4T CertificationIntuit12/04/2012
Health CareThe Effective FacilitatorAbbott Laboratories10/24/2012
Health CareFacilitative ConsultantAbbott Laboratories10/22/2012
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective FacilitatorParadigm Consulting09/17/2012
Masterful MeetingsFMC Technologies09/05/2012
Information TechnologyCertification for a partnerTata Consulting Services07/26/2012
Wholesale/RetailTHe Effective FacilitatorKohl's07/10/2012
Professional and Business ServicesCertificationIntuit06/24/2012
Professional and Business ServicesCustomized Facilitative ConsultantBRMI06/04/2012
ManufacturingSP-Action PlanningMichelin04/23/2012
Focus Group FacilitationDistributor CouncilCastrol Oil04/17/2012
Focus Group FacilitationWholesale/RetailMeeting FacilitationManheim04/02/2012
Wholesale/RetailTHe Effective FacilitatorKohl's03/27/2012
Information TechnologyFCK202/21/2012
Strategic PlanningGovernmentStrategic PlanningHarris County Housing Authority01/18/2012
Professional and Business ServicesCertification for Effective FacilitatorTata Consulting Services11/21/2011
Information TechnologyCustomized Facilitative ConsultantBRMi10/24/2011
Health CareEffective FacilitatorAbbott Labs10/17/2011
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateFacilitative ConsultantMerlinos09/14/2011
Wholesale/RetailEffective Facilitator Kohl's Corporation09/08/2011
Strategic PlanningHealth CareSP/CoachingChomarat NA08/20/2011
Utilities, TelecommunicationsEffective FacilitatorExelon Corporation07/25/2011
Utilities, TelecommunicationsThe Effective FacilitatorExelon Corp.07/25/2011
Health CareThe Effective FacilitatorAbbott Laboratories07/18/2011
Information TechnologyTraining EF 3 DayMcKesson06/21/2011
Professional and Business ServicesCertification Training for EFc306/17/2011
Professional and Business ServicesFacilitative ConsultantParadigm Consulting04/18/2011
Professional and Business ServicesEffective FacilitatorParadigm Consulting04/13/2011
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective ConsultantRGS04/04/2011
Health CareTHe Effective FacilitatorAbbott Laboratories03/14/2011
Meeting FacilitationOther Non-ProfitsMeeting FacilitationUnited Way of Greater Lafayette02/15/2011
TransportationEffective FacilitatorNav Canada02/07/2011
TransportationFacilkitation classNav Canada02/07/2011
Meeting FacilitationProfessional and Business ServicesMeeting FacilitationPhoton Consulting01/20/2011
Masterful MeetingsFMC Technologies11/11/2010
Effective Facilitator (s)Lord and Hogan/ Saudi Aramco10/18/2010
Strategic PlanningOther Non-ProfitsVP of Marketing and SalesIndustries for the Blind- Milwaukee10/11/2010
Strategic PlanningProfessional and Business ServicesStrategic PlanningMarquette Group10/04/2010
Strategic PlanningProfessional and Business ServicesStrategic PlanningUS Motivation09/14/2010
Project PlanningOther Non-ProfitsVP of MarketingIndustries for the Blind09/07/2010
CoachingUtilities, TelecommunicationsCoaching- Facilitating StrategyGeorgia Power08/30/2010
Other Non-ProfitsDISC Communications United Way08/05/2010
Effective FacilitatorLord and Hogan/Saudi Aramco07/10/2010
Other Non-ProfitsThe Effective FacilitatorUnited Way of RI06/30/2010
EducationThe Effective FacilitatorCarnegie Mellon University06/09/2010
Information TechnologyFacilitation for TrainersSchneider Electric06/02/2010
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateDirector of Talent ManagementKennedy and Co.05/13/2010
EducationSeven SeparatorsFlorida Inclusion Network05/06/2010
Information Technology1 day Seven SeparatorsHeartland Technology Group04/25/2010
Meeting FacilitationEducationMeeting FacilitationPenn State04/05/2010
GovernmentProject StrategyCherokee Nation03/29/2010
Professional and Business ServicesPartnerThe Geehan Group03/15/2010
Wholesale/RetailEffective FacilitatorHallmark03/08/2010
Utilities, TelecommunicationsEffective ConsultantPhoton Consulting02/20/2010
Health CareThe Effective FacilitatorSynthes02/10/2010
Health CareThe Effective FacilitatorSynthes02/08/2010
Professional and Business ServicesWebinar on some principles leading up to a full coRLG International02/05/2010
GovernmentThe Effective FacilitatorVermont Homeland Security01/26/2010
The Effective FacilitatorAlabama Power- Southern Company01/19/2010
Information TechnologyPresidentHeartland Technology Group01/14/2010
Meeting FacilitationInformation TechnologyNext StepsAutotrader.com11/13/2009
Meeting FacilitationInformation TechnologyNext StepsAutotrader.com11/13/2009
Wholesale/RetailEF WebinarMARS Information11/10/2009
Other Non-ProfitsStrategic Planning briefingUnited Way of Greater Lafayette10/20/2009
Information TechnologyWebinar 1 of 3- Facilitating GroupsHeartland Technology Group10/15/2009
Strategic PlanningProfessional and Business ServicesStrategic PlanningMarquette Group10/05/2009
Health CareMasterful Meetings BriefingChild Healthcare of America10/01/2009
Strategic PlanningProfessional and Business ServicesStrategic PlanningUS Motivation09/15/2009
Health CareEffective ConultantAbbott Laboratories09/09/2009
Information TechnologyVirtual Masterful MeetingsMicrosoft08/31/2009
Information TechnologyVirtual Masterful MeetingsMicrosoft07/31/2009
Wholesale/RetailEffective FacilitatorHEB Grocery Company07/28/2009
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateLicensed Recorded WebinarPemco Insurance07/22/2009
Performance ConsultingManufacturingPerformance ConsultingKoch Industries06/23/2009
Professional and Business ServicesSeven Separators TrainingKennedy & Coe06/19/2009
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateThe Effective ConsultantNew York Life06/02/2009
Health CareFacilitation for TrainersAztra Zenica05/26/2009
Training Creation/CustomizationAssociationsBuying Styles WorkshopVistage International 05/08/2009
Training Creation/CustomizationAssociationsBuying Styles WorkshopVistage International 05/07/2009
Training Creation/CustomizationAssociationsBuying Styles WorkshopVistage International 05/04/2009
Information TechnologyVirtual MM DevelopmentMicrosoft04/30/2009
Meeting FacilitationHealth CareChanges to MedicareColumbia University04/24/2009
Community EngagementUtilities, TelecommunicationsEnergy SummitDuke Energy04/06/2009
CoachingGovernment5 DysfunctionsCDC04/03/2009
Training Creation/CustomizationInformation TechnologyVirtual Masterful MeetingsMicrosoft03/31/2009
GovernmentFacilitation PreparationCherokee Nation03/10/2009
GovernmentEfective Faciliatator (Public)PBGC01/26/2009
Strategic PlanningOther Non-ProfitsStrategic PlanningNavajo Housing Authority12/19/2008
Professional and Business ServicesManaging PartnerParadigm Consulting12/09/2008
Health CareEffective ConsultantNASCO10/06/2008
Strategic PlanningWholesale/RetailStrategic PlanningMarquette09/29/2008
Meeting FacilitationProfessional and Business ServicesMeeting FacilitationPat Murphy Electric09/24/2008
Other Non-ProfitsMasterful MeetingsTrinity Wall Street09/23/2008
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective FacilitatorUSI09/15/2008
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective ConsultantSellers Dorsey09/09/2008
EducationCertification TrainingShinko Human Create09/02/2008
Information TechnologyMasterful Meetings TrainingMicrosoft08/21/2008
Information TechnologyMasterful Meetings TrainingMicrosoft08/20/2008
Other Non-ProfitsMasterful Meetings-3 HourTrinity Wall Street08/14/2008
Strategic PlanningManufacturingStrategic PlanningDornbracht Americas, Inc.07/16/2008
Utilities, TelecommunicationsThe Effective ConsultantLandmark Grapjics06/09/2008
Information TechnologyThe Effective ConsultantMolecular05/12/2008
Information TechnologyEffective FacilitatorTeradata03/11/2008
Professional and Business ServicesEffective Facilitation TrainingKASINA03/05/2008
Information TechnologyEffective ConsultantMolecular02/13/2008
Team BuildingManufacturingTeam BuildingCAS Medical01/28/2008
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective Facilitator PCGI01/28/2008
Information TechnologyCustom 2 day ECMolecular01/08/2008
Team Activation ProcessManufacturing Energizing the Team Towards InnovationLockheed Martin12/13/2007
EducationThe Advanced FacilitationUnion Education Trust12/11/2007
GovernmentEffective Facilitation TrainingVERMONT HOMELAND 11/05/2007
Information TechnologyThe Effective FacilitatorUSI10/01/2007
Information TechnologyThe Road to Management SuccessWebroot Software07/25/2007
Process ImprovementWholesale/RetailLessons LearnedAutotrader.com07/09/2007
Meeting FacilitationUtilities, TelecommunicationsMeeting FacilitationBardi Heating & Air06/19/2007
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective FacilitatorParadigm Consulting Group, Inc.06/11/2007
Broadcasting & PublishingThe Effective FacilitatorRogers Communications06/02/2007
Utilities, TelecommunicationsThe Seven SeparatorsExelon Generation05/31/2007
Information TechnologyThe Effective FacilitatorIntergaSys05/23/2007
The Effective FacilitatorNovellus Systems, Inc.04/23/2007
Meeting FacilitationGovernmentMeeting FacilitationAtlanta Board of Education04/19/2007
Strategic PlanningTransportationStrategic PlanningSITA04/18/2007
Strategic PlanningTransportationStrategic PlanningSITA04/16/2007
Utilities, TelecommunicationsThe Effective FacilitatorAnadarko Petroleum04/02/2007
Meeting FacilitationUtilities, TelecommunicationsStrategic Planning Bardi Heating and Air 01/25/2007
Utilities, TelecommunicationsMasterful MeetingsFMC Technologies01/16/2007
Broadcasting & PublishingThe Effective ConsultantHalliburton09/07/2006
Professional and Business ServicesThe Effective ConsultantTPI01/11/2006
Information TechnologyThe Effective ConsultantNet IQ01/02/2006
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateThe Effective ConsultantAllstate11/28/2005
Finance, Insurance, Real EstateEffective ConsultantsAllstate Insurance10/04/2005
Meeting FacilitationGovernmentBoard FacilitationHousing Authority of Dekalb County09/23/2005
TQM Section HeadSaudi European Petro Chemical Company09/10/2005
Effective ConsultantLandmark Graphics09/05/2005
Effective ConsultantLandmark Graphics07/19/2005
Utilities, TelecommunicationsThe Effective FacilitatorTelcordia Technologies07/11/2005
EducationEffective FacilitatorAtlanta Public Schools05/31/2005
EducationImplementation CoachingGeorgia Tech04/27/2005
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