Jackie Freiberg


  • PhD, University of San Diego, Leadership Studies
  • MA, San Diego State University, Communication
  • BA, University of New Hampshire, Communication

Dr. Jackie freiberg is a best selling author, professional speaker and speech coach. She was a TEDx Speaker in November 2012.

As a bestselling author and leadership expert, Jackie has dedicated her career to helping executives and managers practice the art of leadership. Jackie is dedicated to helping leaders create BEST places where the BEST people can do their BEST work to create a BETTER world.

Dr. Freiberg is the author of NANOVATION: How a Little Car Can Teach the World to Think Big and Act Bold. Jackie and her husband Kevin are also authors of their international best seller NUTS! Southwest Airlines’ Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success, BOOM! 7 Choices for Blowing the Doors Off Business-As-Usual! and GUTS! Companies that Blow the Doors Off Business-As-Usual.

Jackie is recognized as one of the “Top 30 Best Minds on Leadership” by Leadership Excellence Magazine, and is one of the most sought-after female business speakers in the nation.

Jackie has been teaching presentation skills for over 25 years at USD, SDSU and for the United States Marine Corps Recruiting Office. Jackie has trained approximately 1500 Marine Recruiters each year on the Fundamentals of Delivering a Winning Presentation. Semper Fi!