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Doug Heatherly, Ph.D.

Doug Heatherly is an independent consultant, trainer, and author. He founded his own firm in 1996, after gaining more than 20 years of hands-on experience as a project manager in the defense, technology, engineering, and manufacturing industries. His engaging stories combined with common sense formulas for leadership success have drawn more than 7,000 people to his seminars.

Dr. Heatherly is the co-developer of the Leadership Skills Certificate™ program and one of the original facilitators of the Leadership Skills™ seminar series, a curriculum of 30 half-day courses conducted nationwide to develop leadership skills and competencies.

Doug also provides clients with project management, organizational development services, and publishing-related services. He was a 1997 winner of the prestigious Project Leadership Award, and has been recognized by the Project Management Institute as one of the top five technology project managers in the United States. He has led teams of up to 204 people, and consulted on more than a dozen large-scale business redesign and software integration projects, including three that were designated as “Best Business Practices” by the Centers of Excellence.

Doug was the host of A Lighthouse for Leaders, a weekly radio program in Las Vegas. In 2006, he combined recordings from the broadcast with essential lessons and materials from the Leadership Skills™ seminars to create the new Lighthouse for Leaders™ program now being offered exclusively by Humaneering, Inc.

Doug serves as an Associate Partner for the Performance Technology Group of HRD Press, a global leader in human resource development. His work has been highlighted in numerous industry publications including Management Review, CIO, Training & Development, ComputerWorld, Software Magazine, and PM Network. He frequently contributes articles and editorials to the Amarillo Business Journal. He actively participates in several on-line business and publishing communities as Lighthouse24.

Doug Heatherly holds a Ph.D. in Business & Ethics, an M.S. in Management, and a B.S. in Computer Science. He holds advanced professional certifications in project management and leadership development. His client list includes over two hundred business organizations, government agencies, and non-profit groups throughout North America and the Pacific Rim. His publishing services firm has assisted in the design and development of books by more than 40 respected non-fiction authors.

Doug is a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. He enjoys warm weather, outdoor sports, movies, music, and time with friends. He resides in south Texas, and maintains an office in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Partial List of Training and Consulting Clients

Allied Signal  -  Alyeska Pipeline Services  -  Amarillo Chamber of Commerce  -  Amarillo Gear
Amarillo Independent School District  -  American Quarter Horse Association  -  Anderson News Corporation
ARNet  -  Arts Council Cooperative  -  Asarco  -  Association of Information Technology Professionals
Association of System Managers  -  Atmos Energy  -  Boy’s Ranch and Girlstown  -  Bruckner Truck Sales
Central and Southwest Services  -  Chang Kuen Song  -  Chevron Products  -  Choi Industries
City of Amarillo  -  City of Los Angeles  -  ConAgra Foods  -  Conoco-Phillips  -  Crouse Hinds & Cooper Industries
Don Harrington Discovery Center  -  Education Credit Union  -  Excel Machinery  -  Farm Credit Bank
Georgia Pacific  -  Girl Scouts (Texas Plains Council)  -  I.E.E.E.  -  International PassPort Users Group
JAL Information Technology  -  Kerr-McGee  -  Lockheed-Martin  -  Los Alamos National Laboratories
Loy Yang Power  -  McCoy-Myers  -  MicroFour, Inc.  -  New Century Energies  -  Nike
Northwest Texas Health Care System  -  Ontario Hydro Nuclear  -  Owens Corning  -  Panhandle Eye Group
Panhandle Human Resources Association  -  Panhandle Plains Student Loan Center  -  Pharmacia + Upjohn
Rolls-Royce Gas Turbine Engines  -  Sears  -  State Farm  -  Southern California Edison
Southern California Gas  -  Tech Spray  -  Textron  -  United Airlines
United Ways of Amarillo, Canyon, Brazos Valley, Temple, and Tyler
U.S. Department of Defense  -  U.S. Department of Energy  -  Valero Energy  -  Wilder Corp.  -  Xcel Energy

Doug Heatherly, Ph.D.   Doug@DHeatherly.com
Texas & New Mexico: P.O. Box 1990  San Benito, TX 78586  (956) 412-1131
Arizona, Nevada, & California: 848 N. Rainbow Blvd. Suite 594  Las Vegas, NV 89107  (702) 951-3472

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