Sam is known as an inspirational leader, strategy expert, and a business leader. He has over 15 years of experience working with organizations to build their capabilities, accomplish their mission and achieve sustainability.
"MY MISSION IS TO ENRICH LIVES THROUGH HELPING OTHERS TO INCREASE THEIR KNOWLEDGE. MY ROLE IS TO INSPIRE PEOPLE TO BE THE BEST THAT THEY CAN BE. WHEN PEOPLE ARE INSPIRED, THEY NATURALLY BECOME MOTIVATED LEARNERS, WITH THIS EXCITEMENT IN THEIR HEARTS. I CAN HELP PEOPLE TO EXPAND THEIR ULTIMATE POTENTIAL, SO THEY CAN DO THE BEST WORK OF THEIR LIVES."
Powerful, positive change for your growth.
Sam understands that one size does not fit all when it comes to training and development. He will design a unique custom workshop to meet your organization’s leadership needs and strategic business operations. He will use a variety of ‘toolkits’ which have been scientifically proven to be effective to promote powerful, positive changes themselves.
Sam has worked with CEOs, Executive Directors, superintendents and senior managers in Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits and small businesses. Sam has consulted, coached and advised hundreds of business leaders on organizational change, diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and team performance effectiveness. His consulting style is supportive, warm, inspiring and results-focused.
During classes, Sam will help you to develop your skills and learn more quickly. Sam is a highly skilled instructor, establishing a quick rapport with individuals and group participants as he actively teaches them about emotional intelligence, solving problems, and learning new leadership skills.
HELLO, IT'S A PLEASURE TO MEET YOU.
Probably a cool person like you,
here is something you can learn about me.
...A Geek of Human Capital Management,
STUDYING HUMAN MOTIVATIONS FOR 20+ YEARS
...A Deaf Advocate,
COACHING DEAF COMMUNITY LEADERS IS IN MY DNA
MAN, I LOVE TO INSPIRE A LARGE AUDIENCE AND MAKE THEM LAUGH!
...A Keynote Speaker,
INVESTING MY TIME TO SERVE COLLEGE BOARDS TO INSPIRE NEW GENERATIONS
ENJOYING INTERNATIONAL TRAVELS TO WORK WITH AMAZING PEOPLE
BECOMING A TECH GURU AFTER WORKING WITH TOP TECH COMPANIES
...A History Buff,
STILL FIGURING OUT HOW THE HECK WE CHANGED THE WORLD!
...A Proud Husband and Dad,
ADORING MY DEAF WIFE AND THREE HEARING DAUGHTERS
...A Tireless Volunteer,
...A Professional Traveler,
...A Secret Tech Enthusiast,
What people are saying...
Ryan Maliszewski, former CEO of Mozzeria Inc
“All of Sam’s accomplishments come to no surprise as he is a natural leader, motivational speaker, and community advocate. He continues to inspire and transform individuals and teams, both, in the workplace and society as a whole.”
Susanne Marie Bruyere, Director of Institute on Employment and Disability at Cornell University
“Sam has a very engaging personal style and warm manner that makes his presentations and knowledge sharing appealing very accessible. He has a professional and yet very comfortable manner that puts listeners at ease and yet draws you in.”
Julie Rems-Smario, California State Special Schools and Services Division Director
“Sam is engaging and dynamic speaker. He is also keen with culture aspect of the Deaf community!”
Lorraine Goodwin Senior Interpretive Planner, San Francisco Asian Art Museum
"Sam brings deep knowledge and professionalism, with a dash of much-welcomed levity, to his work. He has the rare ability to see the micro and macro simultaneously: Both detail-oriented and forward-thinking, he ensures projects both meet their goals and exceed expectations. "
Sara Basson, Accessibility Evangelist at Google in Emerging Markets
"Sam is a leader with a profound commitment to increasing diversity in the workplace. I have seen him speak at conferences and inspire and transform the listening audience; his genuine passion and deep knowledge are apparent."
Cham Dee, Past President of Deaf In Government (DIG)
"Sam is a champion for positive change for many of the communities he works with. His unique experience and knowledge are the reason why I often request him to work with me in many capacities to make a positive impact in the community across the nation."
DEAF EXPERT YOU CAN TRUST
Sam provides customized solutions for nonprofits, schools, universities, government agencies, boards and executives. Sam is an organizational architect, designing inspiring environments in which team members thrive. With Sam’s skilled facilitation, your team can develop creative solutions to your toughest challenges.