J. Victor McGuire, Ph.D., director of Velocity Leadership Consulting, has over 30 years of leadership-development experience in K–12 institutions, higher education, and the nonprofit world. After receiving his doctorate from Colorado State University, he held a range of universities professorships for over 20 years. Victor is a popular keynote speaker and presenter at national and international conferences, and he has delivered over 100 keynotes and seminars to audiences around the world. As a Certified Facilitator, Victor has worked to transform and accelerate the work culture of countless organizations.
Victor taught and held administrative roles for over 25 years in both K–12 and university settings. His experience in education spans from the classroom to administration, as he has held positions of Program Director and Principal. He has authored and published several books on education, including his most recent work, Conversations about Being a Teacher and No Negatives: A Teen Guide to Leadership and Service.
Victor values global education and the importance of making sustainable contributions that broaden the horizon of emerging professionals and communities.