Experience Matters

Randy Mayes, MBA

Professional Certified Coach, ICF

Coach, Trainer, Management and Organizational Development Expert

Randy Mayes has worked in the organizational and people development space full-time since 2005. Now as the owner of DRYVE Leadership Group and previously as the co-founder and CEO of People Centric Consulting Group located in Springfield, Missouri. Randy has worked with businesses across the country to create, build, and maintain healthy, high performance organizations that get improved results. Healthy organizations are ones in which people are growing both personally and professionally. They are also characterized by clear direction, fluid communication, as well as engaged and motivated team members.

From teaching people how to clean toilets to starting and running a cleaning supply company generating millions of dollars in sales, Randy has always been focused on training and developing people. After graduating with a degree in psychology, he spent the next several years managing in high-turnover, labor intensive industries – food service and contract cleaning. Working with thousands of employees and clients, he quickly honed his training skills and his ability to maximize human potential.

People are the difference. Randy has combined years of leading and managing with extensive research to develop a unique and highly executable leadership model that consistently produces better results called the Collaborative Leadership Model. He has used this model in all types of organizations and it consistently produces both a healthier environment and improved results.

Bill Perkin

Executive Leadership Coach, Marketing and Business Development Expert, Start-up Specialist, and Certified Dream Manager Consultant

Bill Perkin has been a business manager and owner for more than 30 years. Bill formed Perkin Marketing in 1988 after a 15 year career in radio television. Perkin Marketing is an advertising and development company, designed to help businesses and individuals achieve the results they want. Bill has provided marketing/consulting services to over 75 companies including automobile dealers, financial institutions, international food manufacturers/ distributors, utility companies, vocational schools, non-profit organizations and many retailers. Bill is also a Certified “Dream Manager” helping more than 90 people become better versions of themselves over the past 3 years.

Currently serving on these boards:
Council of Churches of the Ozarks – Vice President
James River Church – Secretary
AGCU – Treasurer
Maranatha Village – Director

Crystal Steen, PhD

Talent & Organizational Development Specialist

Crystal has devoted her life’s work to helping individuals, teams and organizations.

She grew up working hard and learning business on the family farm in Southwest Missouri.  She earned a PhD in Agricultural Leadership from the University of Florida. Today, she has international experience that stretches across academia, business, non-profits and industry organizations.

Dr. Steen left academia and enjoyed a successful and satisfying corporate career.  She has been an internal talent development consultant, organizational researcher and change agent, enterprise leadership educator, people operations strategist, global human resources generalist, and led teams across multiple locations.     

Crystal has done work in analytics and data visualization, created culture changes that resulted in increased safety and quality KPIs, and launched initiatives that cut attrition rates in half.  She loves finding solutions that are good for people and good for business.