About Keith Lewis

Developing the leadership competencies of managers, directors and executives

Education

  • Northwestern University, BS in Education, major in Human Development and Social Policy
  • The University of Texas at Austin, MBA in Marketing and Management
  • Corporate Coach University, graduate

Certifications

  • The Leadership Circle 360 Profile, 360 Manager Edition, Culture Survey, Leadership System and Authentic Leader Workshop
  • Accelerated Learning Design and Delivery Certification
  • Eagle’s Flight Experiential Training Simulations
  • DDI Learning Systems in Leadership Development, Customer Service, and Personal and Group Effectiveness
  • Selected Juice, Inc. Leadership and Communication Simulations

Associations/Select Presentations

  • Association for Talent Development (ATD)
  • International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Faculty for Leadership Austin Emerge Class
  • “Inquiry and Advocacy” at Baker Hughes Training and Development Summit
  • “The Universal Model of Leadership” at Houston OD Network and Austin ATD

Work Experience

  • Vice President of Business Development, Eagle’s Flight of America
.  Over $3.5 million in sales and delivery of hundreds of experiential training programs. Topics include leadership and management development, team development, communication skills, culture change, customer service, M&A and negotiating skills.
  • Senior Consultant in Change Management, Andersen Consulting (now Accenture). 
Engagement work includes organization assessment, vision and mission development, organization design and consolidation, performance assessment system design, procedure development, and functional and technical training design and development. Clients in Texas and Czech Republic include the banking, energy and consumer products industries.
  • Media Buyer/Planner for the Leo Burnett Company on McDonald’s and United Airlines accounts.

More About Keith

  • Married to best coach ever and tremendously supportive wife
  • Father to three beautiful, talented and humorous children
  • Collegiate Mascot Willy the Wildcat at Northwestern University
  • Professional Mascot Benny the Bull with the Chicago Bulls
  • Fifth-generation Texan
  • Graduate of The Player’s Workshop of Chicago, Improvisational Comedy
  • Managed the Dave Pelz Short Game Golf School in Boca Raton, Florida
  • Door-to-door salesman of student handbooks for the Southwestern Company earning the Tough-minded Businessman’s Award (excellence in bookkeeping) and the Century Club Award (excellence in Sales)
  • Travel includes Central and Western Europe, Central and Southeast Asia, and Central, South and North America