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Partners In Leadership

Accountability Experts

Our 30-year record of success confirms the tremendous value our approach delivers: positive impact on the culture of our clients’ organizations and the very way they do business.

Our Founders

Partners In Leadership was founded in 1989 by Roger Connors and Tom Smith, the four-time New York Times bestselling authors of the most extensive body of knowledge on workplace accountability ever written. They are considered the worldwide experts on workplace accountability.They each bring over 30 years of extensive expertise in assisting senior management teams all over the world in successfully facilitating large-scale cultural transformation.

When Partners In Leadership was recapitalized by Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. (HKW) in 2015, Roger and Tom moved to board and strategic advisory roles with Partners In Leadership. Both continue to present to audiences worldwide on the topics of accountability and culture as well as research and write.

Roger Connors

Co-Founder, Author, Board Member

Tom Smith

Co-Founder, Author, Board Member

A BRIEF HISTORY

Partners In Leadership founders and New York Times bestselling authors Roger Connors and Tom Smith discuss the story of Partners In Leadership.

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Leadership Team

Our executives lead Partners In Leadership in our mission of delivering unprecedented results for our clients, our people, and our communities. Meet some of our leadership team below:

Gordon Treadway

CEO, President


Brent Barton

Chief Financial Officer


Tracy Skousen

Sr. Partner, President International


MARCUS NICOLLS

Sr. Partner, Practice Leader


John Jacobsen

Chief Operating Officer


Lisa Miller

Vice President, Human Resources


Tony Bridwell

Partner, Practice Leader


Christa Martin

Vice President, Marketing


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