Dr. Ray Lauk is an international leadership expert, motivational speaker, sales trainer, and entrepreneur who speaks on:
- Building organizations that fuel growth through leadership and learning.
- FUEL™ your sales team!
- Entrepreneurial leadership
- Communication through storytelling
Lauk speaks at the intersection of sales training, motivation, leadership development, entrepreneurial success, and effective leadership and communication through storytelling. While his content is serious, his presentation style draws upon his background as a stand-up and improv comic. Ray understands that authentic learning occurs when participants are engaged, active, laughing, and fully present. He guarantees a most remarkable program unlike any that you have previously seen—and assures you that your goals will be met.
FUEL™ your sales team with:
- Energy and Enthusiasm
- Learning from success as well as failure
Ray’s Background and Experience
- Ph.D., MBA, and a Master’s in Education—all from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Graduate of Chicago’s Second City Improv comedy program
- Entrepreneur – owner of Dr. Ray’s Toffee.
- Stand-up comic and storyteller performing throughout the United States, Spain, Bangkok, and Rio de Janeiro.
- Adjunct professor
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Concordia University in Chicago
- The College of New Jersey’s International Master’s Program in Bangkok.
- Experienced educational leader as an Illinois and international school superintendent.
- Former Education Vertical Marketing Manager at GE Security.
- Published author. FUEL for Learning teaches school leaders to implement some of the critical components of the GE culture to improve schools.
- Fast Company Magazine named him to the 2005 Fast 50 Award.
Ray’s Past Speaking Clients
- American Society of Military Comptrollers
- McGraw-Hill Publishers
- HSBC Bank
- National School Boards Association
- Illinois State University
- State School Boards Associations in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, and Kentucky
- American Association of School Administrators
- Illinois Association of School Administrators
- Association of American Schools in South America
Dr. Ray Lauk is committed to making your program a fantastic success! His speaking fees and travel expenses are negotiable within certain ranges depending on your needs, budget, and schedule.
Please contact Dr. Ray Lauk at 630-802-1992 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Videos and testimonials are available at his web sites at: