\r\n\r\nKroger hosted our Virtual Signature Event with Educator, Executive, and Trainer, Stedman Graham.\r\n\r\nStedman Graham has built a strong reputation for helping corporations, organizations, and individuals succeed. He is the Chairman and CEO of S. Graham & Associates, a management and marketing consulting firm based in Chicago. As an educator and speaker, Graham lectures and conducts seminars for businesses and educational organizations worldwide on the topics of identity development and leadership.\r\n\r\nGraham considers it his mission to transform followers into leaders and has a passion for helping young people have a larger vision for their lives. He is the author of eleven books including two New York Times bestsellers.\r\n\r\nStedman shared lessons from his most recent book, "Identity Leadership: To Lead Others, You Must First Lead Yourself" including how to become a passionate, purposeful, and meaningful leader through identifying who you are, your desires, and your abilities. He also discussed his 9 Steps to Leadership Success.\r\n\r\nGraham is currently a distinguished visiting professor at colleges and universities throughout the country. Active in philanthropy and community work, he is on several boards including the Board of Junior Achievement and the business school at San Diego State University. Graham served in the U.S. Army and played basketball professionally in the European League. Graham holds a Bachelor\u2019s Degree in social work from Hardin Simmons University, a Master\u2019s Degree in Education from Ball State University, and an honorary doctorate in Humanities from Coker College.