About Dr. Douglas Reeves


Douglas Reeves is the founder of Creative Leadership Solutions, a global research, consulting, and professional learning organization with internationally recognized partners who have worked in all 50 states  in the U.S. and 25 other countries.  Our mission is summarized in three words:  Evidence, Passion, and Results.  Every one of our partners and associates has worked in a variety of educational environments.  Our senior partners are internationally known authors, researchers, and professional developers. 

Dr. Reeves is also the founder of DouglasReeves.com, ChangeLeaders.com, and has created a non-profit called FinishTheDissertation.org, which helps doctoral students finish their dissertations via phone, Skype, or personal conferences.

Dr. Reeves has worked with education, business, nonprofit, and government organizations throughout the world. The author of more than 30 books and more than 100 articles on leadership and organizational effectiveness. Twice been named to the Harvard University Distinguished Authors Series, Doug was named the Brock International Laureate for his contributions to education. Dr. Reeves received both the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of Secondary School Principals and the Parent's Choice Award for his writing for children and parents. His career of work in professional learning led to the Contribution to the Field Award from the National Staff Development Council (now Learning Forward). For his international work, Dr. Reeves was named the William Walker Scholar by the Australian Council of Educational Leaders.