Team leaders academy



Building Leaders that Deliver Results


LeadWELL WorkshopsLeadership Coaching

Our Mission – We build leaders that deliver results

Faculty Pledge


The faculty of Team Leaders Academy is committed to delivering quality professional development to each of our students, providing a unique and collaborative learning experience. Every workshop will explore leadership and management concepts through immersive, multi-layered, and practical learning opportunities.

Meet The Faculty

Greg Allen, PhD

Founder | Head of Faculty

Dr. Allen is a highly accomplished management and organizational leadership professor, author, and consultant.  Greg was the recipient of the 2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Professional Studies and Graduate Teaching at George Fox University in Portland, Oregon.  He is a John R. Wooden Certified Coach, brings over 25 years of teaching adults learners, and is a frequent conference speaker.

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. Walden University
M.B.A. George Fox University
M.A.T. Western Oregon University
B.S. George Fox University

tim bussman

Tim Bussman, MBA, PMP

Tim Bussman is a senior project management professional working on a government environmental services project for Amentum. He has over 15 years of project management, project controls, risk, and business management experience. Tim brings over five years of university-level teaching experience in the fields of project management, agile and organizational leadership.

M.B.A. Pepperdine University

M.P.A. Keller School of Management

B.A. George Fox University

Gary Barrett

Gary Barrett, MBA

An innovative instructor who works hard to understand how adults learn (this usually involves asking good questions and being observant in the classroom). I use a combination of instructional methods, utilizing actual industry exercises and modeling; and encouraging critical thinking that transitions students from classroom learning to perform excellence in their daily lives and work. Gary brings over 20 years of university-level teaching experience in the fields of leadership, Ethics, and financial decision-making.

M.B.A. Marylhurst University

B.A. Marylhurst University

Instructor Ryan Schlunz

Wade Wilson, Executive in Residence

VP of Business Solutions at Trinamix Inc.

Mr. Wilson has over 25 years of experience in professional consultative sales working with executives in helping them solve their business challenges.  He has worked as a sales top performer, sales leader, and engagement director managing complex IT projects.  Wade has sold over $250 million dollars worth of IT services and projects over the years which provides him with the ability to mentor and inspire those who are looking to improve their sales or sales leadership skills.

B.S. George Fox University

Instructor Ryan Schlunz

Ryan Schlunz, Executive in Residence

CIO & Partner at Profit Recovery Partners

Mr. Schlunz has over 25 executive leadership and management experience. He has a reputation for building high-performance teams that deliver innovative solutions to solve complex business challenges. Ryan leads technology and business intelligence teams that help the business to run more efficiently and their clients save more money. In prior roles, he has built, led, and managed teams dedicated to Legal Practice & Administrative Support, Information Management, eDiscovery, and Knowledge Management.

B.S. George Fox University