Michael Nichols


Michael Nichols has encouraged and inspired more than 380,000 people in all 50 US states and 15 international locations. His entire career has been spent in organizational growth and development – in marketing, people and talent development, leadership, and education.

Michael grew up in Washington, D.C. where he launched and sold several successful companies. Along the way, he had incredible opportunities to observe and lead significant growth in companies, colleges and universities, and nonprofit organizations for more than 25 years.

He served as Chairman and CEO of an international marketing firm, a college and university executive, and a nonprofit executive. His diverse experience has given his clients the advantage of working with a high-performer in leader development, consulting, and organization strategies. His clients have grown their organizations by billions of dollars in net revenue and have experienced dramatic improvements in relationships and fulfillment in their work.

Michael earned his Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership at Liberty University. Today his work is all about serving leaders by helping them connect with great opportunities. He continues to serve leaders as a keynote speaker at conferences, events, organizations, and on university campuses on a variety of topics including Leadership and People Development, Team Leadership, and Organizational Clarity and Growth. Michael is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors for The GreenTree Foundation, a nonprofit charity he loves serving.