How to Lead in the Midst of Craziness!
11:45am – 12:45pm: Greg Nelson
Greg is a nationally recognized leadership expert, speaker and coach with experience in service and operational excellence. For over 35 years, Greg’s passion has been working with leaders to achieve, and sustain, excellence in performance and productivity. In just the last several years, he’s been honored to speak to over 70,000 leaders.
His work began in behavioral health working with high-risk adolescents. His understanding of behavior led to a breakthrough strategy that would improve both the customer experience and the business outcomes. The experience confirmed his focus on leadership development.
Formerly the Vice President and founder of the Health Care Group at DDI, he co-developed the Health Care Leadership Academy with UPMC in Pittsburgh, PA. Subsequently, a senior leader and international speaker for the Studer Group and the Baptist Leadership Group, Greg has dedicated his career to leaders at all levels. His work and leadership coaching has been instrumental at Yale, WellSpan Health System, Vanderbilt and Columbia.
A respected, highly-rated speaker and leadership coach, Greg’s approach combines down-to-earth enthusiasm and knowledge with practical solutions to the challenges of leadership. His on-the-job under-standing of techniques that work connect with the leaders he coaches. Audiences also relate to his engaging, high energy style and his message about the mission leaders serve with practical tools. Back at the work place, the tangible take-aways and tips allow participants to put words into action.
Greg has written for national publications and co-authored the book, Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care. He’s presented at AONE, HFMA, ACHE, IAHSS, Press-Ganey, SHRM, ASHES, SHCA, ACMA, Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association, ASHHRA, ASHE and leadership retreats throughout the United States, the UK, Mexico and Europe.