Jim Van Allan Bio

Dr. Jim Van Allan is an accomplished speaker and trainer with clients across the country. He uses audience-engagement and high-energy presentations to make your conference or gathering come alive.

Jim is a Certified Speaker with The Jon Gordon Companies and has been presenting curriculum and material on behalf of Jon Gordon for over 10 years. He is also president of Van Allan Communications who contracts with clients around the country delivering material on leadership, communication, and culture.

He is a Professor of Communication Studies with Keiser University and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations from the University of Florida and a Master's degree in Communication Studies from Florida Atlantic University.

Jim also has his Ph.D. in Education Leadership with a focus on school culture and leadership from Keiser University. Jim studied the impact of Jon Gordon's bestselling book, The Energy Bus, on helping a school to sustain their positive culture.