John F. Edwards has over 22 years of experience as a leader, coach, and consultant working with some of the largest companies in their respective fields. John has provided guidance or training to teams, leaders and organizations seeking to achieve high impact goals during various economic and strategic challenges.
He facilitates and trains leaders from around the world on the principles necessary to motivate and facilitate long term success. He is often called upon by organizations who desire to maximize and accelerate their return on high impact teams and human capitol.
He was listed among the top black speakers in America and has earned the ranking of Professional Member of the National Speakers Association. He is an award winning speaker and has reached the semi-final round of the World Championships of Public Speaking. He works with elite athletes and continues to apply his expertise in sports psychology and motivation. In addition, John is recognized for the following accomplishments;
- Former Chairman of the US Department of Justice Weed & Seed Anti-crime initiative in Syracuse, NY.
- Medal winner in the 2000 World Championship Games in Mexico
- Appointed by two successive NY State Governors (both parties) to serve in a leadership role supporting Higher Education in New York State
- Has used his motivational skills internationally including Bolivia, Puerto Rico, Africa and Mexico.
- Columnists,playwright and published author