Boyd Ober’s desire to help others achieve success inspired him to found Leadership Resources and continues to fuel his passion today. Serving as president of the company, he devotes his time to building relationships, coaching and consulting with clients, and strengthening the Leadership Resources team. His guidance and direction have enabled the company to experience steady growth since it began in 2002. Empowering leaders to plan their own paths to success, Boyd ensures that each client has the resources they need to measure the return on their investment.
Boyd is an avid supporter of the local community in both Omaha and Lincoln and has established Leadership Resources as an active member of each city’s Chamber of Commerce. Personally, he donates his time to a number of local organizations including Lincoln Independent Business Association and Cornhusker Better Business Bureau. He has been the recipient of many awards, including the LMI World Motivator of the Year Award, American Marketing Association’s Marketer of the Year, 360Solutions President’s Club Award, LMI Franchise of the Year, and the LMI Growth Award. Boyd is a member of the Leadership Management Institute Collaboration Board, Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development Board, Tabitha Inc. Board, Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools Board and UNL Advisory Board for Pi Sigma Epsilon
Excitement and passion to make a difference are daily fixtures for Boyd Ober. On a regular basis, he shares his business expertise by providing keynote speeches and facilitation for client and community workshops and seminars. His facilitation skills and the ability to ask the right questions enable participants to successfully focus on what matters most to them and their organization. In response to client needs, Ober recently developed cutting edge processes on emotional intelligence, driven behavior, and leadership presence.
Boyd graduated with a master’s degree in economics from South Dakota State University. He and Megan, his wife of 25+ years, have three children: Matt, Maddie, and Alex. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, golfing, helping with church activities and coaching youth sports.