In this session you'll learn how to employ effective storytelling techniques.
About the Presenter
Bill’s experience in the marketplace and in non-profit environments makes him uniquely gifted to coach and equip leaders in three key areas: Leadership Development, Organizational Clarity & Transformational Community. Dr. Donahue served at the Willow Creek Church & Association where he developed leadership strategies and training events for over 2500 volunteer leaders. In addition, Bill launched and led the Group Life initiative, creating tools and resources for leaders in 13,000 churches on six continents, representing over 95 denominations in over 30 countries.
Prior to working with religious organizations, Bill worked with the PNC Corporation and Procter & Gamble. His current work allows him to integrate the experience he has in both corporate and non-profit cultures, providing strategic guidance to senior leaders and complex organizations.
Bill has an A.B. in Psychology from Princeton University, an M.A. from Dallas Seminary and a Ph.D. in Adult Learning and Development from the University of North Texas. He serves as an adjunct teacher at a number of graduate schools training both Masters and Doctoral students in organizational strategy, team-building, leadership development and authentic community.
In addition to the best-selling, Leading Life-changing Small Groups, Bill developed the DVD training resource ReGroup™ with Henry Cloud and John Townsend. Partnering with Steve Gladen he released Building Biblical Community for churches in January, 2011. He also co-authored Coaching Life-Changing Leaders with Greg Bowman, and has partnered with Russ Robinson to create a number of resources for strategic leadership. (For more on Bill’s books, go to Books & Resources).