Dave Fleck is the CEO and Principal Advisor & Coach of the Center for Organizational Success, Inc. located in Newark, DE (his hometown and home to the University of Delaware). Dave has over 15 years leading C4OS’ training and development support to over 25 Fortune 500 clients. Prior to this, Dave was the Director of Organizational Effectiveness with Johnson & Johnson and Team Leader of the Organization Development (OD) with AT&T Consumer Communications.
Earlier in his career, Dave gained hands-on management/leadership experience as a member of the management team at AT&T Bell Laboratories and Raytheon Company as well as a 6 year assignment with the United States Government as a senior specialist supporting counter-espionage/counter-terrorism efforts.
For many years, Dave taught Leadership & Collaboration as an Adjunct Professor in the graduate engineering program at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU). He has been certified as a “Coach/Consultant in Appreciative Inquiry and Whole System IQ (whole system intelligence)™” by The Leading Clinic (Seattle, WA). Dave holds a Master’s degree in Leadership and Organization Development (LOD), from LIOS (now LIOS Graduate College of Saybrook University) and an undergraduate degree in Sociology (Summa Cum Laude) from the State University of New York. Dave is certified in Wilson Learning Social Styles, Loden Diversity Awareness & Facilitation, Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Drexler-Sibbet-Forrester High Performance Model.
Dave has four children of whom he is immensely proud along with two rescue dogs that accompany him on his daily walks. He splits his time between his residence in South Carolina, where he does most of his writing, and travel in support of his clients.