About Dr. Shackleford . . .
"Dr. Shackleford has a special ability to weave his vast leadership knowledge and experience into a captivating message. Participants in the SCC President’s Leadership Academy still talk about the powerful message Dr. Shackleford provided to the group."Dr. John Enamait President, Stanly Community College
"Bob has a heart for leadership and a real love of people. With great wisdom and compassion, he uses real-world scenarios and life stories to challenge his listeners to think about things in new and interesting ways. He tailors his presentation to the needs of the group and is constantly in demand because of his willingness to understand his audience and put in the work needed to make an impact."Julie Woodson, President/CEO North Carolina Association
of Community College Trustees
"Bob Shackleford is one of those rare individuals who has both successfully led a variety of organizations and successfully taught others to be more effective leaders."George Fouts, Former Interim President NC Community College System