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Conference Speakers

Keynote Address: Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Communities

Keith Edwards

Are you sabotaging your own efforts to create an inclusive workplace, without even knowing it? Learn the skills to overcome differences and communicate more effectively.

Over the past 18 years Keith has spoken and consulted at more than organizations, presented more than 200 programs at national conferences, and has written more than 20 articles or book chapters.

Keith is also an executive and leadership coach for individuals looking to unleash their fullest potential. His clients include college presidents, senior financial officers at non-profits, CEOs of companies and independent scholars.

Keith is a Certified Professional Coach through Co-Active Coaching‘s Coaches Training Institute (CTI), the largest trainer of coaches in the world. Keith’s coaching approach is grounded in positive psychology research on what works and approaches to help you get out of your own way.


Communication, Diversity and Perspective

Mike Gregory, The Collaboration Effect

Explore the human qualities that affect workplace relationships – from our appearance, values and learning styles to our personalities.

Hire, Train and Retain Top Talent

Mike Gregory, The Collaboration Effect

Learn best practices and the importance of on-boarding and inclusion for recruiting, hiring and retaining top employees.

Mike is a dynamic, energetic and passionate international speaker that offers keynote, workshop, seminar and executive forum presentations taking advantage of The Collaboration Effect TM .

The Collaboration Effect TM enhances relationships, resources and revenues by developing relationships, actively listening, educating participants and collaborating closure. Mike is also the founder of Michael Gregory Consulting LLC, a firm that helps organizations overcome conflict business to business, business to government and within businesses having conducted over 2,500 mediations and negotiations.