Tommy Spaulding is president of the Spaulding Companies, LLC, a national leadership development, consulting, coaching, and speaking organization. In 2000, he founded Leader’s Challenge, which grew to become the largest high school civic and leadership program in the state of Colorado. From 2005 to 2008 Spaulding was the president and CEO of the world-renowned leadership organization Up with People.
A world-renowned speaker on leadership, Spaulding has spoken to hundreds of organizations, schools, and corporations around the globe. He’s the author of the NY Times best-seller, It’s Not Just Who You Know, an inspiring book about how to create relationships that make a difference. He is also a seasoned advisor to elite executives, especially in rebuilding relationships with their adult children.
Tommy received a BA in Political Science from East Carolina University and an MBA from Bond University in Australia. He and his family reside in the Denver metropolitan area.