Chief Leadership Officer
Craig Dowden holds a doctorate in psychology with a concentration in business and is a Certified Positive Psychology Coach. Craig partners with leaders and executives from diverse industries and sectors to tackle their most important challenges. In his role as a trusted advisor, he integrates the latest findings in the science of leadership, team, and organizational excellence into his coaching and consulting work.
A Charter Member of ForbesSpeakers, a select group of 20 individuals from around the world, Craig is a dynamic and award-winning presenter who connects with his audiences through his passion and knowledge. Participants have described his presentations as incredibly inspiring, as they come away feeling empowered with strategies they can implement immediately in their day-to-day lives.
His first book, Do Good to Lead Well: The Science and Practice of Positive Leadership, which was published by Forbes, was called “ideal reading for people who want to make a positive impact in their organizations” by bestselling author Daniel Pink. The book was endorsed by top corporate executives and international thought leaders, including best-selling authors and top-rated TED speakers such as Adam Grant and Marshall Goldsmith, as well as over 20 CEOs of leading organizations.