"MAN UP! A Time To Rise"
Julian Dismute was raised in Iowa. In 2016, Julian obtained his Associates Degree in Psychology at the University of Phoenix. He is a Certified leadership coach and professional speaker. He is currently working full time for Fellowship of Christian Athletes serving the Des Moines Public Schools.
Julian is very involved in the leadership of men at Hope-Elim Church, leading a weekly men’s Bible study. More than anything, Julian values his faith, family, fellowship. One of Julian’s passions is to inspire, encourage, and uplift people through motivational speaking and mentorship.
Former ISU QB & President of TopTenTalent
For the past 30 years, John Warder has been coaching and training with teams and leaders to leverage their Strengths for greater productivity, greater satisfaction, and reduced stress. He is a Certified Professional Coach and Trainer, a Certified Gallup Strengths Coach, and a CoreClarity trained facilitator.
John has personally coached over 5,000 people from all walks of life: CEO’s, professional athletes, engineers, teachers, entrepreneurs, sales professionals, lawyers, and students.
He has given over 1,000 Keynote speeches and training Sessions to professional groups on the subjects of Staff Development, Increased Performance, Motivation, and Career Direction.
John has spoken to every Major League Baseball Team in the U.S. and a dozen National Football Teams.
His expertise is using a Strengths-Based Training and Coaching approach for individuals and Teams by using CliftonStrengths and CoreClarity assessments. CoreClarity is a color chart system that brings increased insights to the Top 5 Talents of CliftonStrengths.
In college, John was the Quarterback, Captain, and Most Valuable Player of the Iowa State Football Team. Professionally, John has been a College Recruiter and HR professional, a non-profit fundraising development executive. He has also been a chaplain to the MN Vikings and Twins—and L.A. Rams, Dodgers, and Angels.
He also continues to enjoy being physically fit as a triathlete and long distance cyclist. John has lived with his wife and family for the past 40 years in the Minneapolis area. He has 3 grown children and 8 grandchildren.