National Command & Staff College

Terry Anderson, PhD., Chief Leadership Officer

Dr. Terry Anderson serves as the Chief Leadership Officer at the International Academy of Public Safety and the President of Anderson Corporate and Executive Coaching, Inc.  In his work he has been trusted by executives at the US Department of Justice, Folsom Police, New Westminster Police Service, Vancouver Police, San Diego Police, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the California State University, Fullerton Police Department, the LA County Sheriff’s Department and LAPD.

Dr. Anderson is Professionally Certified by the following organizations:  California Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) as a Facilitator for Executive Team Building; Green Belt Certified in Lean Six Sigma; Executive Coach by the International Association of Business Coaches; Strategic Management by the Haines Centre for Strategic Management.  He designed and is approved to facilitate the IADLEST and POST (in 35 States) Certified Workshop: Every Officer is a Leader.  His PhD was in Administration and Management with a special focus on Organizational Transformation.

Consulting and Coaching for Organizational Health and Performance: By providing Executive Team Building, Strategic Planning and Continuous Improvement Team coaching, Dr. Anderson supports agency leaders to move toward becoming a Credible Leadership Organization (CLO).  A Credible Leadership Organization (CLO) is an ethical agency that an environment for continuous ethical education and leadership development, from hiring to retirement.  A CLO is a forward-thinking organization based on continuous personal and professional leadership development and conduct. It encourages and develops exceptional men and women from the line-level through the executive ranks to take a transformational leadership approach to everything they do. A CLO results in individual success, agency effectiveness and community impact where all learn to thrive.

Executive Coaching and Mentoring for Personal Wellness and Career Success:  Dr. Anderson also provides individual coaching and mentoring for leadership development, lifestyle wellness, career path planning and promotional interview preparation, leadership competence coaching and retirement planning.  He provides these services virtually using secure 2-way video conferencing or in person as proximity permits.