In Perspective: The Emotionally Intelligent Leader
Why is emotional intelligence important for effective leadership? How does self-understanding impact team relationships and work outcomes? What tools are available to leaders to cultivate healthy teams? The world has never more deeply needed emotionally healthy and intelligent leaders. In this panel, we’ll explore how emotional intelligence can be used to improve team dynamics and work outcomes.
Date: Thursday, November 11, 2021
Time: Panel Discussion: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (MST)
Audience Q & A: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (MST)
Location: Denver Seminary Chapel/Online via Zoom
About the Panelists
Steve Cuss is the lead pastor of Discovery Christian Church in Broomfield, Colorado. He is the author of Managing Leadership Anxiety: Yours and Theirs (2019) and hosting the Managing Leadership Anxiety podcast. He also teaches leadership development classes and conducts self-awareness seminars in the United States and internationally. Steve, his wife, Lisa, and two sons and a daughter live in Broomfield, Colorado.
Dr. Glenn Packiam
Glenn Packiam is an Associate Senior Pastor at New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the lead pastor of New Life Downtown, one of the seven congregations of New Life Church. He is the author of Worship and the World to Come (2020), Blessed Broken Given: How Your Story Becomes Sacred in the Hands of Jesus (2019) and more. He holds a Doctorate in Theology and Ministry from Durham University in the UK. He also holds BA in Theological/Historical Studies and Masters in Management from Oral Roberts University, and a Graduate Certificate in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. Glenn, his wife, Holly, their four children are enjoying life in the shadow of the mighty Rocky Mountains.
Dr. Trisha Taylor
Trisha Taylor has been a psychotherapist for more than 25 years, is a Fellow in the American Association of Pastoral Counselors and holds a state license in counseling. She is an ordained minister and has been a co-founder of Faithwalking, Missional Marriage and Ridder Church Renewal (now known as Churches Learning Change). With Jim Herrington and others, she is an author of The Leader’s Journey: Answering the Call to Personal and Congregational Transformation as well as Learning Change: Congregational Transformational Fueled by Personal Renewal.
About the Moderator
Dr. Angie Ward
Angie Ward has over 30 years of leadership and teaching experience in church, parachurch, and Christian higher education ministry. She is the author of I Am a Leader: When Women Discover the Joy of Their Calling (2020, NavPress) and general editor of the “Kingdom Conversations” series, also with NavPress. She is a sought-after teacher and speaker and an award-winning contributor to Christianity Today leadership publications. A 1996 graduate of Denver Seminary (M.A., Educational Ministries & Administration), Angie earned her Ph.D. in Ministry Leadership from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.