Robert L. (Bob) Turknett co-founded Turknett Leadership Group (TLG) in 1987. He served as CEO of the firm for twenty-four years and now serves as co-chairman and senior consultant. Bob is a licensed psychologist, a trusted advisor to CEOs and boards, and a pioneer in CEO Coaching.
He is often heard saying that he really loves coaching the top person because “it enables him to get his arms around the entire organization,” creating a high probability for real change. Bob has served as an executive coach to more than 1,000 executives in more than 100 companies.
Prior to founding TLG, Bob was in private practice for seven years, was a co-founder of the Georgia Psychological Health Network, and was Chief Psychologist for both Kentucky and Georgia’s regional hospital systems.