Joshua Fredenburg is a nationally acclaimed speaker, author of five books, leadership/diversity consultant, member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., Tedx Speaker, and President/Founder of the ‘Award Winning Circle of Change Leadership Experience that specializes in helping professional organizations, companies, and institutions develop effective leaders, lead diverse groups of people more effectively with an inclusive lens, and create generational synergy, and develop strategies to increase the retention of Millennials from various cultural backgrounds.
For the past fourteen years, Joshua has not only served as a keynote speaker in 47 different states across the nation, but he has transformed the lives of thousands of people as a keynote speaker, workshop presenter, trainer, and facilitator at different conferences, retreats, and trainings that revolve around leadership, diversity/inclusion, generational issues, retention, and millennials.
In 2018, Joshua received an honorary membership from Golden Key International, was recognized as a Top leader under 40 in South Florida in 2017, had his national leadership conference selected by the NASPA (Student Affair Professionals in Higher Education) Student Leadership Programs Knowledge Community as the “Top Student Leadership Development Program in 2015”, and he received a community leadership award from the Urban League Young Professionals of Los Angeles for his work in developing the next generation of leaders in 2015 as well.
In addition to a successful speaking career, Joshua obtained a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Biola University in 2008, is planning to receive his Doctoral Degree in Organizational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University in June of 2019, has appeared on various television/radio shows, and is the President and Founder of the Circle of Change Leadership Conference. The Circle of Change Leadership Conference is an award winning national leadership conference in Los Angeles and New York that prepares student leaders for career leadership success and connects these diverse groups of students with executives from companies such as Pepsi, Columbia Pictures, Hewlett Packard, CNN, UPS, MTV, Mattel, Starbucks’s, VH-1, Verizon Wireless, NBC Universal, IBM, Warner Brothers, Chipotle, Disney, and Fox to name a few.
Mr. Fredenburg’s academic accomplishments, scholarly research, and years of experience as the President of a non-profit organization and small business has enabled him to provide every audience with an energetic, empowering, dynamic, and quality content presentation that leads to positive results when he serves as a a keynote speaker, workshop presenter, trainer, and facilitator for their different campus programs.