Kelvin Redd is a leadership coach and bestselling author. His second book, Define Your Destiny: A Self-Awareness Journey Toward Servant Leadership, debuted on the 2014 Amazon.com Top 100 Leadership Books List. He is also the author of the book, Stand Tall: Essays on Life and Servant Leadership.
Kelvin is the former Director of the Center for Servant Leadership, a division of the Pastoral Institute in Columbus, Georgia. During Kelvin’s tenure, the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership named Columbus a Servant-Leader City in 2010. It was the first time in the history of the organization that a city anywhere in the world had been bestowed such an honor.
For 13 years, Kelvin worked for Synovus Financial Corporation in Columbus, Georgia, a company recognized by Fortune magazine as “The Best Place to Work in America” in 1999. He held positions in human resources, branch management, customer service, governmental affairs, and relationship management, and was promoted to assistant vice president in 1995.
Kelvin received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Auburn University, and he earned a Master of Science in Management, with a concentration in Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness, from Troy University.
Kelvin is married to his lovely wife, Tanja, and they have four children.
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