Are you growing as a leader? Are you developing other leaders?

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Lead by Learning, Learn by Leading
Are you growing as a leader? Are you developing other leaders in your organization?

Hi, I’m Dr. Bert Ross, the founder of LeaderNow.

I’m here to help your team of leaders become more engaged and better equipped to take your organization to the next level.

Bert graduated from Columbia International University with a B.S. in Education. He has a Master’s degree in Leadership Development and Organizational Leadership from Trinity Graduate School, a Master’s Degree in Human Resource Development from Clemson University, and a Doctor of Education in Leadership from New Orleans Seminary.

Over 30 years of experience as a leadership and professional development coach have given me the tools to effectively build healthy teams and growing organizations. As a strategic thinker and seasoned coach, I can help you develop and model the best approach to advancing your organization’s vision and productivity.

Let me help your organization reach its highest potential.

LeaderNow has a proven track record of developing skilled leaders, equipping them to build healthy and engaged teams.

Testimonials For Leadernow

  • Bert has helped people determine how their personalities, strengths, and even weaknesses shape their leadership style, management style, and even their own job satisfaction to great effect for the organizations. He has a great ability to determine what types of roles are best suited to the employee’s personality and strengths.

    Dave McClung Dave McClung Church Planting Strategist Arkansas Baptist State Convention
  • Bert’s experience allows him to walk alongside your organization to identify your people development needs then helps you discover a hands-on approach that advances your organization’s vision. He uses his experience and expertise to energize your organizations productivity.

    Willie McLaurin Special Assistant to the Executive Director | Tennessee Baptist Convention
  • Bert Ross is a leadership lifer! He has known intimately on both the corporate and the nonprofit side of leadership the insights, tools and strategies for leading and coaching. He is a leader and a coach, who can visualize the goal, move others to collaborate and to get the team to the right destination.

    Dr. Jim A Smith President, Leadership Systems, Inc.
  • Bert has assisted my staff in group training sessions and behind the scenes. His training helped build a stronger team and his other work helped key ministry positions understand how they fit and work together. His insights have enabled my team work more effectively. I would recommend his services to deepen your staff relationships.

    Ryan Pack, Senior Pastor Riverland Hills


  • Building Collaborative Teams

    With Everything DISC Workplace® your teams will experience the synergy of using their strengths to develop a healthy culture of engagement and productivity.

    Through the use of Everything DISC Workplace® group reports, the team will gain greater insight into its strengths and challenges. They will recognize areas they may cause conflict and hinder communication and creativity.

    Through the use of Everything DISC Workplace® comparative reports, supervisors and direct reports will gain insight into the most effective ways to work together.

  • Self-Aware Leaders

    With Everything DISC Management Profile® leaders begin to understand who they are as leaders. Through the practical application of the Everything DISC Management Profile, leaders learn what motivates them as a leader and what drains them as a leader.

    Through the use of the Everything DISC Management Profile, leaders learn how to help their employees use their strengths rather than trying to fix their employees’ weaknesses.


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Featured Skills

  • Team Building
  • Leadership Development
  • Executive Coaching
  • Staff Development
  • Staff recruitment and Selection


  • Building Healthy Teams
  • 30 years experience in DiSC
  • 30 years experience as an HR professional
  • Experienced Facilitator in Situational Leadership
  • Taking the worry out of Staffing
  • 20 years coaching leaders
  • Masters in Human Resource Development
  • Certified Executive Coach