Teresa Ray, Ph.D.

Teresa Ray is a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) through the College of Executive Coaching and a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coach Federation (ICF). She is also a Founding Partner, Certified Coach, Trainer and Speaker with the John C. Maxwell Team. http://www.johncmaxwellgroup.com/teresaray/

Teresa launched her career in individual and organizational development in 2006 after serving as Associate Director of Executive Education in the Center for Management and Executive Education at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas. Leveraging her years of leadership and team building experience she has provided coaching and consultation to a wide range of individuals and organizations across various public and privately held Corporations as well as in State and Federal Government organizations. She co-authored the Leadership Book “Ready, Aim, Excel” which won an Amazon best seller award and the eLit award in 2011. In addition, she has served as Adjunct Professor at the University of Arkansas and John Brown University facilitating such courses as “Applied Theory and Principles of Group and Team Dynamics”, “Leadership”, “Needs Assessment”, “Visionary Leadership” and “Business Communication”.  Teresa is also a contributing writer and thought-leader with Forbes Coaches Council.

Teresa offers coaching, facilitation, workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and training to aid individual, team and organizational growth. She is an advocate for emotionally intelligent leaders who build high performance teams, energizing work climates, and effective communication. Due to her work in both internal and external organizational contexts, she knows how to support individuals to reach and exceed individual and organizational goals. Working together, Teresa will move you, your team and your organization in the desired direction to reach your goals. A small sample of organizations in Teresa’s customer base include: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, AR, NASA Kennedy Space Center, FL, NASA Glenn Research Center, OH, NASA Headquarters, Washington D.C., The University of Arkansas, University of Central Florida, Florida Space Institute, MoneyGram, Inc., Delaware North Companies, Inc., FL, Social Security Administration, MD, City of Farmington, AR, Central States Manufacturing, Inc. AR, and Zoo Miami Foundation, FL.