Timothy J. Tobin, ED.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP - Learning & Leadership Development -


Timothy J. Tobin, ED.D., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, is committed to helping individuals and organizations reach their greatest potential.


Over his career, he has been responsible for the development of leaders. A few of his notable career highlights include:

  • Coached many leaders – from first time leaders to senior executives

  • Built award winning learning and leadership programs for multiple organizations

  • Implemented learning and leadership programs that demonstrated impressive ROI

  • Built cultures of learning, service, and innovation

  • Delivered workshops and keynote presentations for both small and large groups for local, national and international associations



Tim is well-published. His new book, ”Peak Leadership Fitness: Elevating Your Leadership Game” (ATD), shares the lessons he’s learned at the intersection of physical and leadership fitness. With the encouraging style of a trainer-coach, Tobin shares his four fitness principles: You never know what you’re capable of until you take that first step. You must put in the effort. You learn more about yourself when times are tough.

Tim’s first book, “Your Leadership Story: Use Your Story to Energize, Inspire, and Motivate” (Berrett Koehler), is a very practical guide to understanding and communicating who you are as a leader in order to have the impact you intend. He has also written for several professional outlets and blogged about Leadership for the Harvard Business Review, Drucker Global Forum, CEO World and SmartBrief.

Tim has been featured in Chief Learning Officer Magazine, Sales and Service Excellence Magazine, and numerous other academic and professional publications.


On a personal note, Tim is a nine-time marathon finisher and four-time Ironman triathlon finisher. He lives in Washington, DC with his wife, Sara, and their son and daughter.

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