William Sommers

Austin, TX

William continues to be a learner, teacher, principal, author, leadership coach, and consultant for multiple educational groups. He is also a certified Stakeholder-Centered Coach with the Marshall Goldsmith Group. He was a member of the Learning Forward Board of Trustees for five years and president of the National Staff Development Council. Sommers has been on several university faculties and served as a program director for an adolescent chemical dependency treatment center. He has coauthored more than ten books.

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