Shepherd OK assists bright minded organizations and the people in them through analytics, observation, planning, and execution to reduce costs and improve service. Shepherd OK works to bring out the best in our clients to help them victoriously achieve their goals to the maximum benefit of their customers, owners, stakeholders, and colleagues. Shepherd OK encourages our client’s growth, excellence, efficiency, and timeliness.
With the growth of SOLUM Community Transformation Initiative, our time and availability is greatly reduced these days. We are working on a community model helping fixing fractured families through community education and cognitive behavioral model counseling.
Our expertise is as varied as our client’s needs through key partnerships in marketing, marketing and sales collateral fulfillment, operations and organization, development, and expense containment.Let us help you achieve your goals with absolute excellence and timeliness. Whether you are in the beginning phases of exploring new approaches or deep into a project to revise your operations, we are poised to engage and assist in analysis, planning, organization, project management, execution, and optimization.
Phil Larson is a value-driven Senior Executive, Entrepreneur, Consultant, Thought Leader, and Board Member with more than 35 years of success in the insurance, healthcare, publishing, IT, and retail industries. Leveraging extensive experience in business development and operations, Phil is a valuable asset for mid-sized companies spanning various industries that are seeking expert assistance with new product line development or operations reorganization. Phil’s broad areas of expertise include change management, process improvement, re-engineering, team building, and innovation.
Throughout his executive career, Phil has held leadership positions at TG&Y, INTEGRIS Health, C.R. Anthony, Cathedral of Praise, American Fidelity, and grafaccent. Currently, Phil is involved with multiple organizations – he is President and CEO of Shepherd Consulting Group, Executive Director at SOLUM Community Transformation Initiative, and is Senior Pastor at Hope Connection. In his work with SOLUM, Phil concentrates his energy on fathers and families through education, encouragement, and engagement. He is committed to using his decade’s worth of business leadership experience to create impactful change in the communities that need it most. Through his Consulting Group, Phil leads intensive process and communication projects for universities, private companies, manufacturers, educational institutions, and software companies.
Previously, as Director of Business Development at graffacent, Phil led rapid revenue growth by taking a new approach to an old industry. Phil expanded technology and empowered a national example team in all areas of the business while closing key clients and agreements. These creative strategies brought the company from less than $100,000 per year in 2009 to $2.5M in 2012.
Phil has served on the Board of Directors of grafaccent and currently serves on the Board of Directors of SOLUM. Phil is a coach and a speaker has written articles for American Printer and has also published multiple books. Phil earned his BS in Sociology from Oklahoma City University and his MinA Christian Ministry from the Christian Outreach School of Ministries. Phil also has multiple certifications including DCPI – Trainer and Mentor, Marketing Professional, Life and Health Agent License, COBIT Foundation, ITIL Foundations, Financial Management Expert, Certified Trainer, and Ministerial Ordination.
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