Leadership Summit: Day 4

The fourth day of Summit was my favorite. In addition to a lesson on leadership taught by Tim Johnston, we got to hear messages from Mike Haley, formerly of Focus on the Family, and Stephen Quinn, Chief Marketing Officer of Wal-Mart. Both of these men told incredible...

Leadership Summit: Day 3

We kicked off the third day of Summit listening to Dr. Rick Lytle, Dean of the College of Business, talk about inspiring a shared vision. Outside of the guest speakers who we got to listen to, this particular lesson on leadership was probably my favorite. One of the...

Leadership Summit: Day 2

Much like the first day, the second day of Summit was packed full of small groups, speakers, and team activities. However, on this second day the emphasis was on the role of leadership in the church. In order to help us better understand this complex topic, Rick...

Leadership Summit: Day 1

Over Christmas break I had the opportunity to spend five days in Buena Vista, Colorado participating in COBA’s 15th annual Leadership Summit. That’s right; I earned three hours of upper level business credit while listening to some of the most prominent church and...

Leadership Summit 2013 Wants You!

If you had the opportunity to spend a week in the winter wonderland of Colorado learning from some of the nation’s foremost experts on business, faith, and family, wouldn’t you take it? Of course you would! What if you got class credit for it? Well then, you’d already...

Leadership Summit speaker spotlight: Jose Zeilstra

We are excited to share with you a bit about one of our Leadership Summit 2012 speakers. Jose Zeilstra was featured in a Fortune article back in July of 2001 (just two short months before 9/11) titled ‘God & Business: Bringing spirituality in the workplace...