Daniel Pennington is a top-rated conference speaker, leadership coach, speaking instructor, and author of three books. He has trained with healthcare leaders in Australia and nonprofit directors in Atlanta. He's spoken to groups of wealth advisors and worked with sports teams. His message of creating authentic leaders has resonated with diverse teams who've used his methods to connect with their teams in deeper and more meaningful ways than they ever have before. 


Daniel worked for more than 30 years in the TV and film industry. During that time he's helped clients from hundreds of backgrounds tell their stories. Daniel estimates in his career he's worked on more than 10,000 shows, commercials, and broadcasts. He has specialized in programs that give everyday people voices, including "Speaker's Corner," an Emmy-nominated program at WSMV-TV, the largest television station in Tennessee.


At Studer Group, a Baldrige-Award winning healthcare improvement company, Daniel helped coaches and speakers tell their stories. He worked with them on content, delivery, body language and scripting. He was instrumental in creating branded content for the much-coveted Learning Library that was utilized by thousands of healthcare leaders to improve their delivery of patient care.