Mike Powell


Mike Powell is the vice president of organizational development and training for the Powell Consulting Group, a family-owned management consulting company located in Hyattsville, Maryland. He is also a founding member of The Lifting as We Climb Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit foundation that supports the personal, academic, and athletic development of young men across the country.

A dynamic speaker and trainer, Powell draws on the lessons learned from his unique personal and professional experiences to help individuals and teams expand their capacity for success. He has delivered keynote speeches and facilitated engaging workshops for organizations and events across the country. And through his passion and commitment, many people have been inspired to reach their potential and exceed their goals.

A life-long resident of Prince George’s County, he graduated from Oxon Hill High School in 1996 and attended Hampton University, earning his bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2000. He received his master of business administration degree at Southeastern University, and completed postgraduate work in strategic leadership at Regent University. He is currently a faculty member of the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland and a board member of the Avonridge Community Development Corporation in Hyattsville, Maryland. Powell believes leadership is about service. He looks forward to continuing to use his gifts, talents, skills, and resources to serve the residents of Prince George’s County and also other communities across the country and around the world.