Boulder CO, USA
Skip has been involved in the personal growth, leadership, and wellness industries for over 35 years.
As a Business, Leadership, Life, and Success Coach, he has personally worked with over 10,000+ clients, taught over 1000 workshops and done over 1000 personal appearances over his career. He has also been on stage in front of over 1,000,000+ people over his career in the entertainment industry.
His personal mission is to – “To enhance the lives of others by introducing consciousness tools at work and at home to anyone and everyone interested.” It’s a big mission and he lives by the idea of – “if not him, then who? If not now, then when?”
Skip is a serial entrepreneur having launched a number of businesses over the last 34 years. His recent ventures include MyChiefWellnessOfficer.com – a company that helps business owners, managers and leaders with the overall health of ALL areas of their businesses. The majority of his time is spent business coaching small to medium sized companies and organizations on what is possible when the culture of the company is in alignment with the mission, vision and values of the existing leadership team. He wants to help others thrive in this ever-changing economy and business landscape by fundamentally getting managers and business owners to engage on a personal level to motivate and coach team members as they become conscious, engagement oriented leaders.
MyChiefWellnessOfficer.com is the parent company of the Praxis Leadership Academy / The Praxis Business Accelerator Project and MeditationPrescription.com. Praxis Leadership Academy is bringing tangible and conscious “engagement” leadership tools into the workplace. MeditationPrescription.com is a division focused on encouraging medical professionals to prescribe meditation, guided imagery and mindfulness to their patients as a stress reduction and wellness tool instead of defaulting to medication for specific physical and emotional issues. He is also a founding member of the Global Mindfulness Bond – a not-for-profit organization created the LA/NYC based, Business For The Planet, committed to bringing together the brightest and best in the field of mindfulness in the health, education, and business realms – helping to fund and support fledgling projects that can support the growth of mindfulness around the world.
Some of his other recent endeavors include being the founder and CEO for Evolution Unlimited Inc. – a personal growth seminar marketing and production company that represented a number of speakers and seminar leaders. He was also the President of Conscious Company Worldwide Inc. – A leadership development company that trained and certified over 275 leadership coaches with a program entitled The Visionary Leadership Program. Conscious Company Worldwide was hired by the Canadian Justice Department to be part of a 2-year groundbreaking leadership development initiative within the Justice Department. He was also the President of The Journey – North America – and trained and certified over 450 Accredited Journey Practitioners in the US/Canada/Mexico. He also a founder of – Journey Outreach North America (JONA) and was instrumental in the formation of the North American Journey Practitioners Association (NAJPA).
As a business owner, Lackey has started multiple business ventures in a variety of different industries from the Restaurant and Hospitality industry, Oil and Gas to a Vision Technology Company helping implement over 17 patents during the “dotcom boom” in NYC in the late 90’s. He brings his vast knowledge of personal growth, leadership, marketing, conscious systems, emotional and social intelligence, resilience, business engagement skills and success coaching to everything that he does.
He knows how to have fun too! Lackey also spent over 25 years working in the entertainment industry in every way imaginable. During his interesting career, he performed on Broadway, Movies, TV, 100 National Network TV Commercials, recorded over 1000 Voice Over’s for radio and TV and was even a Nickelodeon Game show host and a Clown with Ringling Bros, Barnum & Bailey Circus. He was also a Producer/Director/ Writer for Motion Pictures and TV. Some of the companies he worked with includes ABC, NBC, TBS, ESPN, The Golf Channel, Nike, X-Games, Walt Disney Companies, Nickelodeon, Radio City Productions, Samuel Goldwyn Productions, to name just a few.
Modalities: Neuro-Liguistics Programing, Senior Visionary Leadership Coach, Business Coaching, Presentation-Live and TV Coach, Neuro-Associative Conditioning, Meditation Teacher/Creator, Stress Reduction, Senior Accredited Journey Practitioner, Hypnosis, Nutrition, Strategic Planning, Conscious Communication, Holotropic Breathwork, Nutrition and more. Lackey combines his vast personal growth knowledge along with his heart and compassion to bring these skills into your business and work life to be the perfect addition to your team as your Chief Wellness Officer and Leadership/Success Coach.
Skip grew up in Arkansas and spent over 25 years living New York City and Los Angeles. He now lives just outside Boulder CO with 3 children that range from ages 6 to 23.