Stosh D. Walsh serves others as a consultant, coach, trainer, speaker, and writer. He began his career in traditional education settings, honing his leadership as a classroom teacher for middle school through college, as a residence life director, and as a university athletics coach. After those experiences, he spent nearly a decade with The Gallup Organization as part of their executive leadership practice. Over the course of his career, he has served non-profit and for-profit organizations, including many Fortune 500 companies. His experience spans a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, financial services, automotive, government, retail, and manufacturing, a partial client list of which includes HP, Boeing, Microsoft, Cardinal Health, Johnson & Johnson, State Farm, Caterpillar, Northrup Grumman, Alcoa, Johnson Controls, US Bank, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Waste Management, Kiewit, Stryker, Eastman Chemical, Harley Davidson, Charles Schwab, McKinsey, Federal Aviation Administration and Kohler.
Stosh's formal education includes a BA in Education and an MA in Leadership. He is an expert in leadership and executive development, employee engagement, and talent management, having spent thousands of hours consulting, coaching, and training on each. He has been a TEDx speaker, and is the author of "Along the Way: Leadership Stories from Everyday Life" (2012), "Five Questions You Must Ask Your Team" (Gallup Business Journal May 2013-subsequently named top read article of 2013), and "Leadership is More Than the C-Suite" (Gallup Business Journal September 2013).
Stosh's other interests include photography, hiking, and spending time with his wife and 2 children.