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Better Together

Breakdown Biases and Barriers

Build Bridges

Cultivate Community

Synergize Stories

Inspire Inclusion

Optimize Outcomes

Today’s leaders and organizations  need strategies for harnessing the collective talents of all team members in order to achieve greater productivity and performance. In a time of conflict and division, Dr. Derek Greenfield provides dynamic and innovative keynotes, trainings, and consultations around inclusive excellence that are guaranteed to make a dramatically positive difference. With his experience and proven record of success with Fortune 500 companies, conferences, school districts, non-profit organizations, student leadership groups, and professional sports teams, Dr. G is prepared to partner with you to deliver winning results!








Dr. Derek Greenfield is a talented and accomplished educator, speaker, leader, mentor, and change agent dedicated to making the world a better place for all. With nearly 30 years of leadership and educational experience in a wide range of professional settings, Dr. G has the knowledge and insights your organization needs to advance to the next level of performance.

From the first second of action, you will quickly discover that what sets Dr. G’s presentations apart is the fact that everyone in attendance becomes a full participant in an interactive and empowering experience. Research and common sense tell us that when people are engaged in the learning process, they become far more likely to understand, retain, and use the information — and it’s a whole lot more enjoyable as well! And while Dr. G shares considerable wisdom and critical takeaways, he recognizes that all of us have profound insights to contribute, creating an even more engaging and educational experience for everyone.

Indeed, the key word is experience… it’s not lecture or simply a presentation… Dr. G’s sessions are uniquely designed to be transformational experiences. The message penetrates even deeper. The lessons last longer. The impact becomes greater.
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In-Person or Virtual…

You decide! Those who have participated in Dr. G’s in-person sessions rave about the incredible community building experience. Yet, Dr. G has worked diligently to offer similarly powerful opportunities in a virtual format as well. Through the creative use of a host of Zoom features and original interactive activities, Dr. G’s virtual sessions are packed with excitement and education!


Featured Media Appearances

Speaking Topics

Dr. G customizes his dynamic workshops and keynotes to each audience to ensure maximum impact and relevance. Here is a list of his most requested presentation topics:
Confronting Ourselves: Promoting Diversity, Cultural Competence, and Inclusive Excellence
In this increasingly diverse global world, individuals and organizations must adopt policies and practices that appreciate the power of culture in building relationships and maximizing human potential. This powerful participatory session challenges people to examine their own biases and work together to learn how to achieve inclusive excellence.

“Passionate and alive! One of the most admirable qualities about Derek is that he indeed “walks the talk” on multiculturalism and social justice. He has a wonderful way of making his audiences reflect upon themselves and the changes they are capable of — all with humor and wit.”
Kayleen Oka, Seattle Central Community College

“Dynamic and powerful! His workshop clearly expanded my knowledge of cultural issues. I am truly inspired and excited about using these new strategies!”
Albert Munn, The Brotherhood Project

"Big thanks to you for kicking off our session yesterday! You always bring a high sense of energy paired with some amazing content. I personally have received a number of positive messages concerning the experience."
Jerrett Santori, Altria

"You were such an amazing presenter the last two times you were on campus... the presentation was perfect for our group."
Mellisa Thompson, Princeton University
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StorySynergy: The Power of Story Telling to Enhance Community, Advance Understanding, and Improve Outcomes
This highly participatory session will explore the benefits of story telling approaches for building cohesive teams and improving productivity. Following an exploration of the science behind story telling's positive impact, the presenter will carefully guide the group through exercises designed to demonstrate how a narrative approach fosters greater internal participation and ownership as well as functions as a dynamic tool for more successfully engaging external constituents and clients/customers.

"Amazing presentation! We are forever grateful."
Frank Stevenson, Tennessee State University

"Great presentation. If more companies believed in this type of culture, there would be a lot of lives saved."
Glen Armantrout, JMH Companies

"It was so powerful... an experience I will never forget that will change the dynamic of our team."
Tyler Berry, University of Massachusetts
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Motivation for Success: Right Now… Starts the Rest and Best of Your Life!
Attitudes are contagious – make yours worth catching! In this dynamic interactive presentation, participants will experience powerful and proven strategies for maintaining a positive attitude, strategizing for success, and achieving their dreams. Learn how to stay on fire… without burning out!

“Dr. Greenfield is an incredibly powerful speaker with an exciting style and innovative message that one can never forget!”
Cassius Butts, Small Business Administration

“Derek Greenfield is the man! I get more from listening to Derek for an hour than I do from attending most conferences for an entire weekend. His ideas are easy to implement, and best of all, they get results!”
Jonathan Sprinkles, Motivational Speaker
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Building Successful Teams to Achieve Dreams
It’s true about the power of TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More! This exciting session will get your team working together like never before, providing real opportunities for collaborating to accomplish goals. Participants need to be ready to learn, laugh, and love themselves and one another!

“Outstanding! Extraordinary! Derek’s continuous energy, captivating charisma, and contagious positive attitude helped us take a giant step forward in improving the quality of service to guests!”
Lynne Radomski, Palmer House Hilton

“Derek’s enthusiastic yet thoughtful approach to team building truly made a long-lasting impact on the entire organization.”
Rodney Gaddy, Progress Energy
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Hip-Hop Culture as a Tool for Education and Empowerment
Contrary to popular perception, hip-hop culture has always possessed incredible potential as a vehicle for positively impacting young people. This “edu-taining” session will provide thoughtful insights into the culture as well as exciting ways in which it can be utilized to engage, motivate, and inspire.

“Dr. Greenfield’s hip-hop presentation was the cultural event of the year — incredibly informative, entertaining, and inspiring!”
Dr. Paul Frazier, Texas Tech University

“Awesome! Thanks for your dedication to doing great things in our community.”
Nate Bell, Radio One
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Innovative Strategies for Reaching and Teaching Today’s Students
Students from the Gen Z aren’t like those from the past… and it can be a great thing! This highly engaging session offers critical insights into the characteristics and strengths of today’s young people as well as dozens of practical techniques that can be implemented immediately to improve learning outcomes.

“Derek is a wonderful speaker with mind-boggling information. He is the best I’ve ever seen!”
Sharon Jackson, Greenwood High School

“Awesome presentation. The participants are still talking about how great you were.”
Dr. Joyce Blackwell, Bennett College
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