Conference Speaker Bios

Tom Thibodeau
Viterbo University


Thomas A. Thibodeau is the Distinguished Professor of Servant Leadership at Viterbo University where he has been teaching of thirty six years. He is a husband, father, grandfather, teacher, consultant, active community member and a part owner of a country tavern.  Servant Leadership is both timely and timeless. It is an approach to leadership which is Ethical, Meaningful, and Practical. Good people choose to work for good people. When people find their work meaningful and purpose driven, they are more engaged. When people experience, the practical results of service and leadership they are inspired to work with others for a greater good everyday. This presentation is an integration of research, professional experience, storytelling, and common sense.

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