Dr. Tommy Shavers is a speaker, author, minister, and consultant. He is the president of Tommy Speak LLC., a speaking and consulting company which focuses on leadership, teamwork, and development. He is also Lead Consultant/ Partner for Atlas Group Advisors; a personal and professional consulting group for high-profile, high power culture clients.
Tommy is a member of the NeuroLeadership Institute and is a contributing author to the Linked2Leadership, one of the nation’s top leadership blogs. He is a former athlete, teacher, and coach. A former college professor having taught courses in communication, marketing, retail management, and public speaking; Tommy holds a Bachelor’s in Organizational Communication, Master’s in both Interpersonal Communication and Biblical Studies, and a Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership. His areas of expertise are leadership, behavior, communication and development. He has been published in research journals in the area of status power and athlete sexual behaviors. He’s been a guest expert on radio and TV in the areas of sports culture, leadership, and relationship behavior. Tommy is also the creator of the Power Tolerance Theory. He is the author of The Next CEO: A Leadership Parable, None of the Above: Powers and Pitfalls of Worship, and Life in the Trenches: The Joys and Challenges of Christians in Sports.
Tommy is a USA Track & Field Level 1 Certified Coach, a previous member of the National Speakers Association (NSA) and a member of the Delta Mu Delta National Business Honor Society. A former Christian radio show host; Tommy has a passion for leadership, teamwork, and personal development. He loves to see people work together to make a greater difference in the world. Tommy is married to his wife Tomica and has two boys.