Darrell, you are eloquent in delivery and compelling in content. This was an exceptional keynote address and I'm glad that our paths have crossed and perhaps I have helped in a small way because you have been an inspiration to me through the years.
Darrell's keynote address at Strayer University's Baltimore Commencement was inspiring, passionate, and engaging. As a result of his keynote speech, I am inspired to pay it forward and play my role in mentoring future Strayer grads.
Great speech and an amazing journey. It's great to see someone from a similar background as myself and others, make the impossible look obtainable. I can see the value in working hard and showing others that there is always a way to live your best life even when you can't see the possibilities. Hopefully one day I can be as great of an inspiration as you.
5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace Workshop
Darrell, thank you so much for the Workplace Appreciation workshop. You helped our team have crucial conversations and we understand each other better. I (and the team) will be able to show appreciation in ways that are much more meaningful. I will definitely share with others within our organization how successful our workshop was and highly recommend you. Again, thanks so much for your contribution to our team meeting and the health of our team!!!
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Darrell and Veronica are exceptional coaches and facilitators. They provide sound and practical teaching. Above all, they are true and sincere role models. In other words, they practice what they teach. That speaks to and is the mark of their integrity, character, and humility. I am proud to have them on my team and I strongly recommend their services.
Dr. Karen V. Johnson
The Williams family was excellent! They not only shared faith-based insight but they gave us real-life, practical tools for us to foster our marriage. We loved that they made us feel comfortable to be completely open about our relationship. They are the best at not only listening to what you say, but also discerning what you are not saying.
Ricky & Kristin
My wife and I had the opportunity to participate in premarital coaching with Darrell and Veronica. Our favorite topics came from laying the groundwork for marriage which included understanding your partner's background and authentic communication. The Williams' approach was awesome and we could feel the love, commitment and respect that they shared as husband and wife.
Ed & Amanda
Darrell and Veronica challenged us to peel back the layers and learn things about one another that were uncomfortable, but allowed us to see the necessity of getting deeper than just seeing the plant and seeing the root. Although they both are faith based, they also use practical lessons to help connect faith to reality, allowing you to see more than just the “big picture.”
William & Grace
Veronica is an anointed servant, along with her husband, as they lead our couples ministry. We have witnessed such transformation in the couples' lives that participated in the weekly study. I have so much love, adoration, and respect for this beautiful woman and her example of faith.
Veronica is a consumate professional who works really hard to deliver excellence in every endeavor. As an instructor or facilitator, she is consistently well prepared and her delivery can be charaterized as high quality. She takes pride in her craft by representing the highest levels of excellence and integrity.
Veronica's heart cry is to see people, especially those in holy matrimony flourish in their marriage. As a life coach, she is a keen listener who carries a spirit of gentleness. Your concerns will be taken care of based on her step by step customized approach to coach clients with direction and purpose for their lives.
I had the distinct pleasure of serving with Darrell Williams while assigned to the Defense Information Systems Agency. I have turned to Darrell for both personal and professional coaching and mentorship. Darrell can make any person or team better. Having witnessed first-hand Darrell’s involvement and engagement in countless challenging situations, I speak from experience when I say, he can help solve difficult leadership problems and help organizations soar.
It has been an honor and privilege to have served with such a steadfast leader as Darrell Williams, while assigned to the Defense Information Systems Agency. Darrell is one of the finest leadership coaching professionals with whom I have ever served in 32 years of military service. As a servant leader, Darrell consistently demonstrated exceptional technical competence and unmatched dedication to individual growth.
I hope you realize that your advice and coaching enabled me to gain the Customer Service and Operations Management position and eventually launched my career into the intelligence community. Please know you have paid it foward with me. And by extension, you have certainly made a difference exponentially beyond anything you may imagine. You are an inspiration.
We want to thank you for your participation and time during our Career Strategy Week. Your expertise, experience, and energy have been exceptional. You shared great advice to current students that will help them now and for years to come. We treasure your contributions and hope that you will continue to participate in future events.
Military Transition Coaching
I just wanted to thank you for the coaching yesterday. My resume looks totally different and I understand why I may not have been recommended to the hiring official. Your questions and simple recommendations allowed me to provide a better example of how my military experience transfers to private industry. I also appreciate the job interview tips and role play which allowed me to better prepare for my upcoming interview.
I just wanted to thank you for the training yesterday. I think it was excellent and very professionally presented with a lot of good information that we need in order to make a smooth transition. I learned more from you in 2 hours than the last 2 years.
Thank you for coming to WHCA yesterday to give a briefing for transitioning service members. I thought it was very informative and opened my eyes to what is to come in my near future.
Mr. Darrell, awesome training yesterday. Thank you! I really appreciate your passionate gift and genuine concern for people.
Darrell instructed countless courses to the Operations and Vice Presidential Communications Officers at the White House Communications Agency. I considered him to be a tremendously valuable factor of what made our team great. I also personally relied on Darrell for his advice on a diverse range of topics ranging from delivering a schedule that would meet the needs of the command without overtaxing instructors, to ways to deal with toxic teammates.
Darrell provided me and my subordinates with relevant and reliable training that enabled us to perform our duties with 100% assurance. His astute attention to detail and organizational acumen were reflected in each and every student that he mentored. I have no reservation in my recommendation of Darrell and I can say with complete confidence, that the qualities that I aforementioned are only the tip of the iceberg.
Darrell's performance as a Vice Presidential Communications and Vice Presidential Command Response Officer at the White House Communications Agency (WHCA) was nothing less than outstanding. His poise under pressure and unsurpassed tenacity made him an excellent employee supporting a critical, zero-fault mission. Darrell trained hundreds of Vice Presidential Communications Officers (VPCO) and established policies and procedures that governed the operational requirements within the VPCO Program.
It is with great pleasure that I endorse Darrell Williams. He was a powerful force in the creation, development and ongoing training of the White House Communications Agency’s Vice Presidential Communications Officer program. Darrell Williams trained and mentored numerous senior leaders in support of the WHCA mission and was always available to be called upon to assist with any issues that may arise.
Darrell is a consummate professional. He was integral in spearheading the training program for all Vice-Presidential Communications Officers at the White House Communications Agency. He is one of the best trainers that I have ever worked with! He consistently treated everyone with respect and never let anyone fall behind. His temperament and his ability to always put everyone at ease helped make the learning environment "optimum."