About Us

Roger W Smith, PhD, SPHR

Roger Smith is an Emotional Intelligence Thought Leader, Certified Executive Coach and Organizational Development practitioner for Facilitated Leadership, LLC. Roger is a graduate of the University of Denver where he earned his bachelor’s degree and doctorate in Organizational Communication in their highly regarded School of Communication Studies. He’s a leading expert in team dynamics in complex, technical environments using emotional intelligence and psychological safety as a guide. 


His vast OD portfolio includes talent reviews and executive succession planning, HR consolidations during mergers and acquisitions, leadership academy design and implementation and competency integration across large, multi-facility organizations.


As a certified Intelligent Leadership Coach and Psychological Safety Coach, Dr Smith works with leaders in healthcare, energy, laboratory, real estate, HR and engineering fields. Using assessments, stakeholder meetings, coaching sessions, feedback instruments and organizational development methods, he works with leaders at all levels to improve their leadership skills, courage and executive presence.   


Dr Smith is a highly sought-after public speaker, delivering keynote addresses for the National Association of Community College Trustees, National Association of Electrical Distributors, and West Florida’s Annual Leadership Summit. He recently appeared on the Newell Noland Radio Show in New Orleans on the topic of emotional intelligence in law enforcement, government, and healthcare. 


Roger conducts workshops all over the world.  He is master certified in BlueEQ Emotional Intelligence, Mobus Creative Negotiating, Everything DiSC, Five Dysfunctions of a Team and  and Crucial Conversations, Crucial Accountability and Influencer. 

The Power of Psychological Safety
The Power of Psychological Safety