Eddie Turner, PCC

Focus: Diversity & Inclusion, Communication Skills, Emerging Leaders

Executive Coach/Facilitator

“Eddie has played a foundational role in my development as a leadership coach and speaker. He has helped me think bigger about my brand and encouraged a level of professionalism that has allowed me to reach certain milestones at a much earlier stage in my career than many thought possible!”

— TJH, Founder & CEO, Leadership Coach, Keynote Speaker

Eddie Turner is an empowering and inspiring executive coach with a polished presence who helps clients achieve breakthrough results.  He is an in-demand expert in leadership development; Forbes called Eddie the preeminent authority on emerging leaders. Eddie is keynote speaker and a Certified Speaking Professional™ (CSP®) and ranked #6 on the “Top 30” list of Motivational Speakers by Global Gurus. He is also a certified trainer and master facilitator. Eddie Turner is one of Marshall Goldsmith’s 100 Coaches, an International Certified Coach, an Affiliate Coach with the Institute of Coaching (McLean/Harvard Medical School), a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) coach with the International Coach Federation, and an official ICF Mentor Coach. Of the more than 37,000 ICF members in 143 countries, Eddie Turner was selected as a 2020 ICF Coach of the Week. 

Eddie is the author of an international best-selling book, 140 Simple Messages to Guide Emerging Leaders and C-Suite Radio host of the Keep Leading!® podcast, which earned Apple Podcasts coveted New & Noteworthy designation.

Eddie has extensive experience working with all levels of leaders in Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, international conglomerates, universities, public, private, and non-profit organizations as a technology and leadership consultant.

Eddie is a former soprano jazz saxophonist who has recently taken on his most challenging coaching client—a newborn daughter. He is enjoying having a childlike mind as he learns the joys of fatherhood for the first time. He and his wife are based in Houston, Texas.

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Education and Certification

International Coaching Federation, Professional Certified Coach (PCC)

Bachelor of Science, Leadership & Organization Behavior – Northwestern University

Executive Certificate, Public Leadership – Harvard Kennedy School

Certified Speaking Professional; National Speakers Association

Certification in multiple assessments: EQ-I 2.0 & EQ 360, DiSC