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You are cordially invited to the 4th Annual MBA Distinguished Speaker Series.This series brings a selection of accomplished business leaders to campus to share their varied professional and personal insights, and provides the opportunity to network with fellow attendees including alumni, MBA mentors, faculty, and current and prospective MBA students. Light hors d'ouevres and dessert will be served after the event.


DR. JOHN TOWNSEND
Author of Leadership Beyond Reason and Handling Difficult People

January 26, 2015 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Biola University Crowell School of Business, Room 109

Dr. John Townsend is a business consultant, leadership coach and psychologist. He has written or co-written 27 books, selling 6 million copies, including the 2 million best-seller Boundaries; Leadership Beyond Reason; and Handling Difficult People.

For more than twenty years Dr. Townsend has engaged with leaders, organizations and individuals around the globe, offering them life-changing solutions to their problems. He is a co-host of the nationally-syndicated talk show “New Life Live” which is heard in 180 markets with 3 million listeners.

Dr. Townsend works with leaders and organizations by providing team and executive coaching, corporate consulting, and by giving conference presentations. He conducts his own Leadership Coaching Program for executives, managers and small business owners with settings in Newport Beach, CA, Dallas, TX and Indianapolis, IN.

John co-founded and directed a healthcare company for ten years, with operations in 35 cities in the western U.S. It was here that he learned the strategies for change and success which he now employs in his coaching and consulting.

Dr. Townsend is active on the board of Mustard Seed Ranch, a residential program for abused children. A resident of Newport Beach, California, Dr. Townsend and his wife Barbi have two sons. One of John’s passions is playing in a band which performs at southern California lounges and venues!



Register for the final upcoming Speaker Series:

Monday, March 23, 2015
Paul Saber, President & CEO of The Manna Development Group
& Chairman of the Issachar Initiative