Charles Weathers, a decorated veteran, served nine years in the U.S. Air Force. He captivates audiences with contagious energy, insight and humor. A nationally known speaker, writer and consultant, he inspires individuals and groups to confront their realities and take charge of transforming their lives from the inside out. A recognized authority on leadership, organizational effectiveness and performance improvement, he has become known for his strategic intellect and engaging intensity. Weathers’ ability to educate while entertaining audiences at all levels has earned him the respect of industry leaders in the non-profit, government, and private sectors. As founder of The Weathers Group, a management consulting firm based in Columbia, South Carolina, he strives to develop leaders and strategies that improve an organization’s performance. His background includes two decades of board leadership and service, 15 years as a fundraising professional and 6 years in the private sector. In addition, he has more than a decade of experience as a successful business entrepreneur, and has served as a coach to leaders in every sector. A proud father of four, he and his family reside in South Carolina.