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Tom Matson

Tom Matson

Senior Executive Leadership Strategist, Gallup Education
Minneapolis, Minnesota

About Tom

Guides executives and leaders to implement organizational performance strategies that increase engagement and well-being through a strengths-based approach

Tom is a TEDx speaker and presents to thousands of people each year about Gallup's research on leadership, well-being and behavioral economics. He is the author of Unfrozen and Journey in the Present and is the strategist, architect and senior contributor for CliftonStrengths for Students.

Tom is a transformative education thought leader, executive coach, author and leadership expert. He challenges leaders to be authentic and present, and he encourages them to be leaders who are committed to living their strengths each day. Tom has worked with clients in the healthcare, financial services, retail, biotechnology and government sectors, as well as with universities, colleges and nonprofit organizations.


University of North Dakota

Bethel University
Bachelor's Degree, Communications

Bethel University
Master's Degree, Organizational Leadership

University of Missouri
Graduate Certificate, Positive Psychology

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