Dr. Rich Schuttler is an organizational troubleshooter. He is a customer-driven & quality-focused innovative and engaging international public speaker, business consultant, educator, and author. He has 25-years of diversified, domestic and international management and leadership improvement expertise within academic, federal/state governments, and Fortune 1,000 environments developing strategies and implementation methods. Rich has mentored executives, faculty, and students from around the world in a variety of professional leadership and management settings.
Some of Dr. Schuttler’s clients include Delta Airlines, to the Egyptian Banking Institute in Cairo, the Ministry of Health in Oman, the NCAA, The Sloan Consortium at MIT, Powerteam International, and others around the world.
Dr. Schuttler served as Dean at the University of Phoenix from 2000-2004 (Business Week’s 2004 #3 Hot Growing Companies) that experienced tremendous growth during his 5-year tenure. Rich served honorably in the U.S. Navy for 23-years and earned his Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences from Walden University.
In 2011, Dr. Schuttler was named Faculty of the Year at the University of Phoenix and in 2013 one of his doctoral mentees earned the Dissertation of the Year award. He is a Best Selling author of Laws of Communication: The Intersection Where Leadership Meets Employee Performance. His new book Everyday Leader Heroes: 10 Leadership Characteristics of Everyday People was just published this year. Dr. Rich is the CEO & Cofounder of Professional Progress Academy an online education and training membership site. Dr. Schuttler resides in Scottsdale, Arizona.