Photo Credit: Kylie Davis

Photo Credit: Kylie Davis

A best-selling author of major works of nonfiction, DONALD T. PHILLIPS is known for his ability to tell stories and bring history alive with crisp, compelling prose. His trilogy on American leadership (Lincoln on Leadership, The Founding Fathers on Leadership, Martin Luther King, Jr. on Leadership) has won worldwide acclaim. His first book, Lincoln on Leadership, helped pave the way toward the creation of an entire new genre of books on historical leadership. Phillips has also collaborated on books with Mike Krzyzewski, Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman, Cal Ripken, Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez, and ESPN's George Bodenheimer.

Don Phillips has appeared in many national and international media forums, including CBS, ABC, AP, Bloomberg Business, CNBC, FOX Morning Television, Voice of America English Language Broadcast, National Public Radio, C-Span Booknotes, The American Football Coaches Association, and The Aspen Institute. 

Don Phillips has consulted, coordinated leadership seminars, and given motivational speeches for the following organizations, and many others:

United States Department of Homeland Security
United States Marine Corps
United States Department of Commerce
United States Air Force
United States Department of Transportation
United States Coast Guard
United States Department of the Interior
Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)
United States Department of Justice
Major City Chiefs of Police (MCC)
United States Chamber of Commerce
Aspen Institute
United States Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
American Football Coaches Association
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
United Airlines
Pennsylvania League of Cities and Municipalities
Lockheed Martin
National Executive Institute Associates (NEIA)
Pizza Hut
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum
Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies
Riverside County, California, Board of Education
Southern Methodist University
Illinois City/County Management Association (ILCMA)
Highmount Exploration & Production
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County (North Carolina) Schools
FCC Gettysburg Leadership Experience
Grand Valley State University
Kansas Department of Corrections
Town Hall Seattle



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