[field_profile_type] Tim Switalski, 2018 Alumni Achievement Award Winner
Tim Switalski, M.S., is a founding partner of the Center for Certification in Creativity where he
serves as faculty, coach and coordinator of the coaching program. He is
founder and president of Darwin Associates where he provides training,
facilitation, coaching and consulting services to international clients focusing
on the areas of Emotional Intelligence, Change Leadership, Creativity and Innovation.
As a master facilitator, coach and trainer, he has worked globally with several
multinational corporations to help people develop their leadership potential,
build cohesive teams and enhance their creative thinking skills. He has
developed expertise in a broad variety of fields, including higher education,
health care, consumer products, nuclear energy, youth services and community development.
Tim is the former Director of Leadership Development at Buffalo State College
where he was responsible for providing ongoing learning and development
opportunities for professional staff and faculty. His Creative Leadership
program recently won a national award from the American Association of State
Colleges and Universities for excellence in innovation and diversity. Tim is one
of the founding members of CREA Conference and currently serves as faculty
and coordinator of their Immersion and Expo programs.