Linda Bailey says her work is about helping others reach their potential by fully realizing the leadership traits they already possess. She has spent the last 25 years helping organizations do just that. She draws on an arsenal of practical tools, experience, and knowledge to tailor leadership development programs for organizations and individuals.
Linda is an honor graduate of Tulane University. She was a public education teacher and the owner of two businesses, Ampersand Rents and O.K. Storage and Transfer, prior to becoming President & CEO of Goals for Memphis, 1987-2003. She is founding CEO of Memphis’ Leadership Academy (TLA), 1997-2006. She founded her current company, Linda Bailey Leadership, in 2002.
Linda specializes in developing leadership teams to become highly effective and accountable. Her clients include Federal Express, Independent Bank, Pinnacle Airlines Corporation, Green Square Capital, Duncan-Williams, Inc. Investment Bankers, Thomas & Betts, Children’s Services Agency, The Leadership Academy, Alliance for Non-Profit Excellence, M Collective, Benchmark Wealth Management, Fogelman Properties, The Daily News, U•Store•It, Pinnacle Airlines, Looney Ricks Kiss, Locally Global Investments, Ring Container, Memphis Light Gas & Water, International Paper, and Martin Realty Group.