Leadership Team

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Darrin Gray

Dr. Dan Snively serves as Founder, Thought Leader and Leadership Advisor of The Lions Lead. He has more than 27 years of executive experience in diverse organizational environments. Dan advises executives and leadership teams from businesses, nonprofits and faith-based organizations.

He uses his innovative assessment skills to help leaders build results-driven teams. Dan links character, values and principles to help organizations build effective cultures.

Dan has over 30 years in the assessment field. He has authored 20 multi-assessment reports and over 50 instruments. Leaders and managers describe The Lions Lead process as revolutionary and life-changing.

Darrin Gray serves as President and CEO of The Lions Lead.  Darrin has more than 25 years of executive leadership experience in communications, media, branding, sports philanthropy and non-profit sectors and has managed annual budgets as large as $40,000,000.

Based upon his work with All Pro Dad, the national non-profit founded by Tony Dungy, Darrin is recognized as a thought leader and speaker on the topics of family, fatherhood, mentoring and leadership.  Darrin co-authored The Jersey Effect, Beyond the World Championship, and supports his community by serving on non-profit boards and as the President of the Center for Serving Leadership at the Sagamore Institute, an action-oriented think tank.

Grace College ~ B.A. History, Minor General Science

Ball State University ~ M.A. Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education

Grace Seminary – Post graduate studies in Theology, Hebrew and Greek

Ball State University – Ed.D. Leadership and Management

Hanover College ~ B.A. Theological Studies, Minor History

Newton Institute ~ Serving Leader Cohort Facilitator Certification

New Strategies Forum ~ Cause Marketing and Philanthropy Strategies

Mankind Project ~ Leadership Training

Dan Snively Profile_Square

Dr. Dan Snively serves as Founder, Thought Leader and Leadership Advisor of The Lions Lead. He has more than 27 years of executive experience in diverse organizational environments. Dan advises executives and leadership teams from businesses, nonprofits and faith-based organizations.

He uses his innovative assessment skills to help leaders build results-driven teams. Dan links character, values and principles to help organizations build effective cultures.

Dan has over 30 years in the assessment field. He has authored 20 multi-assessment reports and over 50 instruments. Leaders and managers describe The Lions Lead process as revolutionary and life-changing.

Grace College ~ B.A. History, Minor General Science

Ball State University ~ M.A. Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education

Grace Seminary – Post graduate studies in Theology, Hebrew and Greek

Ball State University – Ed.D. Leadership and Management

Darrin Gray

Darrin Gray serves as President and CEO of The Lions Lead.  Darrin has more than 25 years of executive leadership experience in communications, media, branding, sports philanthropy and non-profit sectors and has managed annual budgets as large as $40,000,000.

Based upon his work with All Pro Dad, the national non-profit founded by Tony Dungy, Darrin is recognized as a thought leader and speaker on the topics of family, fatherhood, mentoring and leadership.  Darrin co-authored The Jersey Effect, Beyond the World Championship, and supports his community by serving on non-profit boards and as the President of the Center for Serving Leadership at the Sagamore Institute, an action-oriented think tank.

Hanover College ~ B.A. Theological Studies, Minor History

Newton Institute ~ Serving Leader Cohort Facilitator Certification

New Strategies Forum ~ Cause Marketing and Philanthropy Strategies

Mankind Project ~ Leadership Training