Dr. Howard Fero is an author, speaker, professor, consultant, and executive coach who inspires and empowers others to achieve their leadership potential. He is a sought after speaker and has been recognized as an ‘inspirational, motivational, and innovative facilitator’. Dr. Fero works with individuals and groups helping them to cultivate their leadership, identify and focus their motivation, and create high performing teams. He is the Director of Graduate Leadership Programs and a Professor of Management and Leadership at Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, CT. In 2014 Dr. Fero recognized as a Business New Haven Rising Star. He is a strong believer in giving back and serves on the Board of Directors of Junior Achievement of Southwest New England and the Connecticut Chapter of Conscious Capitalism.
Dr. Fero is the author of Lead Me Out to the Ballgame: Stories and Strategies to Develop Major League Leadership which is the result of over 100 interviews with Major League Baseball players and managers, and offers strategies for people in all walks of life to develop Major League Leadership. In his inspirational and entertaining keynotes, Dr. Fero engages his audiences with stories of how Major League Baseball managers lead their team, inspire trust, and create a winning culture. It’s based on these stories and the strategies which Dr. Fero and his co-author identified, that people in all walks of life can become Major League Leaders.
Dr. Fero lives with his three children and wife, interior designer, Lisa Fero, in Connecticut. He holds a Master’s degree in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Baruch College, the City University of New York, and a Ph.D in Organizational Behavior from Claremont Graduate University. He is also certified to administer and interpret Hogan Assessment Tools.