Founder Bio



Summary


Giving full credit to his faith and his grandmother, Alonzo is the ultimate success story.  A dynamic executive coach, 2 time best-selling author, and radio host, he is quickly gaining international and global attention as a premier consultant, strategist, and groomer of talent.  Alonzo is recognized as one of the nation’s leading experts on leadership development, strategic planning, and professional goal achievement.  He has co-authored two best-selling books with legendary leadership expert Brian Tracy and Jack Canfield of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series resulting into his acceptance into the National Academy of Best Selling Authors!  He has appeared on America’s Premier Experts which airs on major networks across the country including ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX.

The CEO of Kelly Leadership Group, his passion for serving individuals and organizations is undeniable.  Believing that we are capable of amazing things when we stop trying and start doing, he has modeled that mantra personally and professionally.  As the founder of Kelly Leadership Group, LLC, Alonzo continues to build the brand of what leadership development is all about.  Since forming the organization in 2009, KLG has served thousands of individuals through personal and professional development, delivered training to a plethora of fortune 500 companies and nonprofit organizations, and is consistently retained to be the keynote speaker at large and small events across the country.  Kelly is the host of a dynamic live internet radio show ‘Leadership; The Way I See It’, and owns a unique empowerment clothing line ‘My Own Truth’.

Kelly holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, a master’s degree in Public Administration, a master’s degree in Human Resources & Labor Relations, and a master’s degree in Business Administration.  He is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, and has received countless awards for his leadership and service including the United Way Philanthropic Five Award, Central Region Young Professional of the Year by the National Urban League, and the TRIO Achievement Award.