Mar 03, 2020
Marvin Bembry, John Maxwell Group

Biography: As an Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team, I am certified to facilitate, speak, train and coach individuals and groups in the areas of leadership development, professional skills and personal growth. Trained and mentored by John Maxwell and mentors of his world-class faculty, I am equipped with the tools, resources and experience to help you and your team improve your productivity, performance and profitability. Whether you are looking for a facilitator for group workshops, corporate training in leadership, speaking, sales, or coaching skills for your leaders, or a speaker for your next event, I have access to exclusive content that is only available through a certified Executive Director of the John Maxwell Team to help you reach your goals and objectives.

I have over 20 years of corporate leadership experience in Government Affairs, Human Resources, and Training and Development.  My most recent experience was as the Midwest Regional Director of State and Local Government Affairs for a Fortune 100 pharmaceutical firm. In this role, I supported the legislative and regulatory interest at the Federal, State and Local levels. Prior to this, I was the Senior Manager of Organizational Development for the Engineering Division of a major Health Care company. In that role I led a team dedicated to improving organizational effectiveness, training and development. I haved served my community in a variety of civic and leadership roles.   I've received many awards for leadership, volunteerism, and community service.  Among them are: 

Midwest Urban Leadership Award

Black Engineer of the Year (Corporate Promotion of Education)

Advancing Minorities Interest in Engineering Outstanding Service Award

Girl Scouts – Community Relations Award

Most Influential African American in Lake County Eagle Award

Outstanding Leadership Award-Lake County Chamber of Commerce

Illinois Regional Superintendents Friend of Education Award

Outstanding Leadership Award-Lake County Partners

I have travelled extensively and been the featured speaker/trainer to thousands of people throughout North America, Canada, Europe, Asia, Africa and Israel.  In addition to all of the above, I am the founding pastor of New Beginnings Ministries of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois.