Bill Treasurer is founder and Chief Encouragement Officer at Giant Leap Consulting (GLC), a courage-building company that exists to help people and organizations live more courageously. Bill is considered the originator of the new organizational development practice of “courage-building”. Bill is the author of the internationally bestselling books "Courage Goes to Work", "Courageous Leadership: Using Courage to Transform the Workplace", "Leaders Open Doors", and "The Leadership Killer: Reclaiming Humility in an Age of Arrogance". Bill holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin and attended West Virginia University on a full scholarship. He is currently the past chairman of Leadership Asheville, a community-based leadership program and served on the board of his local YMCA. Most importantly, he is the father of three beautiful children, Alex, Bina, and Ian.