Board of Directors
Our Extraordinary Team of Passionate People Here to Serve You!
Kris Barney works with organizations to develop Leaders who are worthy of following. She is the author of “Leadership from the Inside Out – Are You the Leader YOU Would Follow”, and the President of National Speakers Association Mountain West Chapter 2020-2021.
She is a successful entrepreneur, multi-faceted trainer and a leadership and communication expert. Her keynotes and trainings have been well received by corporate leaders, associations, entrepreneurs, and small business owners. She has successfully built and run four companies. The breadth of her experience gives her a unique vantage point that allows her to customize her message and relate to leaders’ struggles while leading them to solutions. She is the President of National Speakers Association Mountain West Chapter.
Her most important successes are being married to the love of her life Bill Barney for 36 years, raising four amazing children and having five Phenomenal Grandchildren! Kris loves making memories that bind with her family!
Darren J Johansen
Cheryl Knowlton CSP DREI
Cheryl is the founder and CEO of Dynamite Productions, Inc., a national training company specializing in real estate compliance, audience engagement, and life balance. Obsessed with all things Disney, she brings energetic, engaging expertise into every keynote, every workshop she creates, and every book and course she authors - creating magic and fun for every audience.
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Rob is an international speaker with a background in entertainment as a game show host, DJ, and emcee. His entertainment roots go back to his days working for Disney, Nickelodeon and Universal Studios. He speaks to audiences all over the world on leadership, gamification and business relationships.
Spencer is currently the President of Altium Leadership. He has previously been CEO of leadership development company and Vice President of a NASDAQ company which developed IMAX theaters in tourist destinations. There he worked with major organizations such as IMAX Corp., National Geographic Television, Radio City Productions, Disney Films and more. He has been speaking professionally for 11 years.
BOARD of DIRECTORS
Mike Brian began his marketing and communications career in 1987. His expertise in strategically planning, designing and delivering powerful leadership presentations has helped hundreds of companies and thousands of executives connect with their audiences.
Michael D Page AUD
Dr Michael Page served in state & national leadership roles including professional association president, board chair for state licensure, national ethical practices chair, vice-president of a medical devices company, as well as adjunct /guest professor positions. His most recent speaking topics include the eradication of toxic workplace environments, by increasing self-awareness, mutual respect and trust!
Michelle is an Author, Educator, and Counselor. She is The Resiliency Lady, an instructor for BYUIS, and former speaker for EFY. She earned her Masters Degree in 2010 and strives to be a decent human being.
With 38 years of nationally recognized Talent Attraction experience, Bill is the founder of RecruiterGuy.com. His business encompasses Talent Attraction coaching for companies, Career Transition coaching for professionals, Speaking on both topics, and is a twice published Author.
Allen Roberds is the owner of Intangible Ownership, LLC. His speaking, coaching, and training focuses specifically on learning to truly own and influence the very assets you can’t hold on to: your mindsets, habits, emotions, and relationships.
Scott has made a career of learning from life’s lessons. As a 30-year business owner with a diverse background in sales, hunting, horses, and more hunting, Scott knew something was bound to go wrong. And it has, many times, thus resulting in countless learning experiences relevant to success in business and in life.
As a viral sensation, Scott Mackintosh has appeared on dozens of radio and TV shows around the world including The TODAY Show, Good Morning America, CNN, Inside Edition, Fox and Friends, Rachael Ray, The Morning Sunrise Australia and even a morning show in Japan. His humor and wit have helped him gain and maintain the upper hand in all aspects of life, including raising his 7 children.
Scott believes how you choose to act, rather than react to whatever life throws your way is key to success and building relationships at home and in the work place. He and his wife Becky reside in Lehi, Utah.
Nate Woodbury is a YouTube Producer, currently producing 12 daily YouTube channels. He uses his two major skill sets, Efficiency and Results focus, to help experts grow their YouTube following, and turn their channels into lead generation machines that generate seven figures. His largest channel generates over $1M per month, all from organic YouTube traffic.
Since 2011 Colette has helped grow our Amazing Chapter. If you have questions or need help, she's here for you.