David Towne, M.Ed., is the Director of Professional Development for the Leman Academy of Excellence with multiple campuses in Arizona. He has been a professional educator for over 25-years in the private and public sectors in a variety of roles including teaching, coaching, and leadership. David has a B.A. from Point Loma College and earned his M.Ed. from Seattle University.
Over the years, David has been a featured speaker for numerous organizations, churches, schools and clubs. He has received awards throughout his career recognizing his professional excellence and commitment to his academic students as well as for his coaching with student athletes.
A gifted communicator, David has a passion for helping leaders, educators and other professionals reach their potential for greater success in business and satisfaction in life. He brings experience and humor into the process of coaching and professional training.
His areas of expertise include educational leadership, culture building, mentoring, cognitive coaching, professional and personal development and conflict management.
David lives in Tucson, Arizona with his wife, Sophia. They have four children – Mya, Sami, Davis and Case.
Dr. Linaman is a psychologist and executive coach providing counseling and professional development services to individuals, couples, work teams and organizations.