2021 Executive Summit Series

Situational Awareness

This presentation will focus on the key aspects of why people and
organizations either successfully reach their ultimate mission or continue to struggle and fail. In
this program, Dave Sanderson will show the key reasons for success or failure and help create
strategies and tools to help your participants make significant progress toward their ultimate
purpose. The
training will cover four key areas:

• Key leadership strategies that were employed during the “Miracle on the Hudson” plane
crash. Your team can use these tools in difficult situations to achieve the same results.
• Teaching your participants the skills that will allow all of your team members to
work together in an effective and efficient manner.
• A new approach to your communication strategies in order to create an instant
• A unique tool for achieving your mission.


Presenter: Dave Sanderson – The Voice of Personal Leadership

After nearly thirty-five years in sales and sales
leadership with roles in companies such as ADP, Peoplesoft, KPMG, and Oracle, Dave founded his executive coaching and personal leadership firm
‘Dave Sanderson Speaks International’ on January 15, 2014. A sought-after international speaker, he works with established and emerging leaders to help them find their DISTINCT ADVANTAGE, aligning with their purpose through employing their personal leadership skills, igniting their performance through focused execution, resourcefulness, and gratitude.

On January 15, 2009, Dave was one of the last passengers off the plane that crashed into the Hudson River, best known as The Miracle on the Hudson, considered to be the most successful ditching in aviation history.

In addition to his 35 years in sales and sales leadership, he was the Director of Security for Tony Robbins for over 10 years and has recently been named one of the top 100 Leadership Speakers by Inc.com. He is a faculty member with Dominique Wilkins, Don Barden, Brittany Tucker, and Steve Nedvidek at the Leadership Mindset Series based in Atlanta, GA. Dave knows that a true leader understands that support from others can provide the tools needed to be an even stronger role model.


  • Course Date and Time: March 25, 2021, 09:00 am CST – 11:30 am CST
  • Live webinar on Zoom
  • Tuition Free
  • For Executives, Command Staff & Supervisors
  • Registration Deadline: March 23, 2021 at 03:00 pm CST

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to call us at (309) 298-2646 or send an email to hf-hotz@wiu.edu