Stephen M. Gower, CSP

“Stephen was incredible. He put everything back into perspective for me. He was a perfect closing speaker; what a great message to end a conference.” “One of the best I have ever heard. Incredible.” “Absolutely insightful, commanding, outstanding last speaker.” “Great sense of realism and humor.”
                                                                        The Institute of Internal Auditors 2011 Conference 


“Stephen M. Gower, CSP is the most powerful speaker on human resource management that I have ever heard. His message is compelling, his style riveting.”                                                                                                                                                                                             Robert Henry, CSP, CPAE, Cavett Winner, Past President, National Speakers Assn.


“As you stepped into the stoplight, you demanded the audience's attention. Through your presentation, you motivated, inspired, and educated the crowd leaving them with points to ponder and seize in order to become better leaders.”

                                                                                                      Tonia Welch, Director of Training Georgia Sheriff's Association


“Four standing ovations said it all! Stephen Gower not only understands the importance of perception and the thought-life factor as it relates to decisions, he also knows how to help others understand it.  Wow, does he!”

                                                                                  Stephen Lawson, Executive, V.P., U.S. Junior Chamber of Commerce


“Stephen M. Gower, CSP is a human resource development powerhouse!”

                                                                                              Barbara Sadek, Dir. of Education, Society of HR Management


“Stephen M. Gower…The finest speaker I have ever heard…a world leader on human resource development.”

                                                             Saeed Al-Khabaz, Conference Director, Arabian Society of Human Resource Mgmt.


“You are the only speaker who has ever received a perfect 5.0 rating on our scale.”

                                               Ruth E. Williams, Program Coordinator, Indiana Association of Home Care Indianapolis, IN


“I schedule many speakers throughout the year. Your presentation is absolutely the most moving, down to earth, practical and usable professional development offering in a long time.”

                                                                                                   Cecil Russell, M. Ed., Mississippi Health Care Association


“For the last eight years, Stephen Gower has lead the Youth Leadership Conference. He possesses a gift for using metaphors, personal narratives, and methods to communicate fundamental leadership tenants that help our youth navigate their personal journeys into successful adulthood.”
                                                                        Michael Lehr, Ed.D., Principal, Troup County Comprehensive High School
                                                                        LaGrange, GA


“I am a retired Air Force Officer and have an MA in Communication with Emphasis in Organizational Leadership. I have been in leadership positions with this Department since 2002. Obviously, I have attended countless seminars on leadership. In less than four hours yesterday, I gained more insight - and usable information - than I have from 99% of all the other sessions. Thanks again for taking the time to talk with us. It was a privilege.”

                                                                                                                                         Kim R. Harvey, District Manager


“Wow! Stephen Gower is at the top of the top. Over a 1,000 people were mesmerized by one of the country's most powerful speakers. Stephen's intensity is rivaled only by the content of his presentation. Gower is a must experience for every manager concerned with managing in a continuous improvement environment.”

                                                                                    Lori Sumner, National Director, National Management Association


“Your presentation “What Do They See When They See you Coming?” exceeded our expectations in content quality and manner of delivery. It is a testament to your teaching style that the attendees retained your information. I believe our Sheriffs and Chief Deputies will be applying what you taught them in their everyday interactions in their communities and their sheriffs' offices.”

                                                                                     James Franklin, Executive Director, Minnesota Sheriffs' Association