Executive Coach, Consultant, and Bestselling Author
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Experienced executive coach, consultant, and internationally bestselling author, with a focus on leadership development, personal productivity and organizational performance.
Roger Merrill, co-founder of the Covey Leadership Center (now FranklinCovey Co.), has more than 40 years of experience as a line manager, senior executive, executive coach, consultant and teacher. Roger now specializes in coaching senior leaders and helping organizations improve performance and develop leaders.
As an executive coach, speaker, consultant, and trainer, Roger has worked with over 600 different organizations in more than 30 countries and addressed domestic and international audiences ranging from several dozen to more than 20,000.
One of the key reasons for Roger's effectiveness as a coach and consultant is his ability to work at the personal, interpersonal, managerial and organizational levels in a practical, holistic way. He draws from his experience as president of a small food processing company, senior HR executive of a large multinational organization, and president of a large multinational not-for-profit educational organization.
Roger is co-author (with Stephen R. Covey and Rebecca R. Merrill) of the international best seller, First Things First. He is also the author of Connections: Quadrant II Time Management, co-author of The Nature of Leadership, and contributing author to Principle- Centered Leadership. Roger's book, Life Matters: Creating a Dynamic Balance of Work, Family, Time, and Money (co-authored with his wife, Rebecca), was recognized by Soundview Executive Summaries as one of the 30 best business books of 2004. As a writer and thought leader, his books have together sold over 2.5 million copies and have been translated into more than a dozen languages.
- Co-founder of the Covey Leadership Center
- Consulted with over 600 different organizations in more than 30 countries
- International best-selling author