Dr. Dean Anderson is co-founder and CEO of Being First, Inc. For 40 years, Dean and his partner, Linda Ackerman Anderson, have been teaching conscious change leadership and a comprehensive system of transformation to executives of Fortune 500 companies, military and government agencies, and global non-profits. Dean is the creator of Leadership Breakthrough: Walk the Talk of Change, Being First’s hallmark process for waking leaders up and helping them transform mindset and behavior to successfully lead organization and culture transformation. Dean’s clients are C-suite executives pursuing breakthrough and transformation in themselves, their teams and organizations. He is the core designer of Being First’s year-long vertical leadership development program, perhaps the most advanced executive development program in the world. Recently, Being First launched the Center for Achieving Breakthrough and a new service line called Community Causes to support social change. Dean and Linda can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.