C12 Chair since 2015
Doug has built and led companies the last 25 years that have allowed him to use his talents for God’s greater purpose. His personal vision is to passionately engage others in finding God’s purpose for their lives and business and that is why he loves his work and calling with the C12 Group. Prior to joining C12 in 2015, Doug founded Developing People Group in 2009 which specializes in leadership development and helping companies become high-performance organizations. Doug’s experience also includes the launch and operations of Christian radio station WSMR 89.1 in Sarasota, FL. During his 15 years with the station, their audience grew to 50,000 listeners weekly with 10 employees and dozens of volunteers. WSMR had a worldwide impact and raised millions of dollars in listener support for Christian programming. He is also a Certified Professional Life Coach, a Master Strengths Coach through the Roy West Companies, and holds certifications in the Reach Ecosystem which includes psychometric assessments like the multi-rater Reach 360, Reach Culture Survey and Reach Profile for leaders. Doug is married to his teenage sweetheart, Kristen, and they have 4 grown children (Micah, Emily, Rebekah and Caleb). He and his family attend The 360 Church in Sarasota where his involvement has been helping build the Xchange Discipleship program and providing leadership coaching to the staff. In his spare time, you’ll find Doug reading the latest book on his stack, playing Fantasy football or baseball, watching one of his kids sporting activities or enjoying a good workout.