Meet the Presenter
Meet Dr. Fred Johnson: Dr. Fred Johnson is the CEO and Founder of InitiativeOne. He is a catalyst for deep transformation and believes that extraordinary change is possible. Clients consistently note the impact that Dr. Johnson has made on their personal and corporate leadership journeys. When he speaks, he conveys a contagious passion for elevating leaders and exponentially impacting the leadership culture of organizations.
Early in his career, Dr. Johnson along with Rosetta Riley, protégé of Edwards Deming and Lean Manufacturing, identified that change and excellence has a significant human component. He created and implemented Leadership Transformation processes that accelerate positive culture change by helping leaders become authentic, courageous, open, and more human than ever before. This powerful shift in mindset allows teams to lead change through the aligned and focused decision making and problem-solving.
Dr. Johnson has worked with Fortune 500 companies, global organizations, professional and collegiate sports teams, as well as school districts and universities across the country. He is co-author of the book Is Everyone on the Boat? and The Reality of Change.