David Emerald Womeldorff is co-founder of the Bainbridge Leadership Center, where his passion is supporting individuals, teams, and organizations in leading and working from an outcome-focused and passion-powered orientation. His principals and frameworks are based on over 30 years of experience working with a wide range of individuals and organizations.
Writing under the pen name of David Emerald, he is the author of The Power of TED* (*The Empowerment Dynamic), a best-selling book about Self Leadership. David is currently creating an e-learning program entitled 3 Vital Questions™: Applying the Power of TED* to Work and Life for organizational and individual use.
Womeldorff also serves as an Executive Coach and is faculty on the Executive Integral Leadership Program at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business. His TED* framework is also included in Notre Dame's Management and Leadership Certificate e-learning program.
Womeldorff earned his Applied Behavioral Science degree from Wright State University in 1989. Ten years prior to that, he designed and earned his own undergraduate degree called Community and Communication at Wright State. He now resides on Bainbridge Island, Washington with his wife and business partner, Donna Zajonc, MCC.