Dr. Victoria Boyd
President and Founder of the GALAXY group, llc and Center Stage Leadership™, Dr. Boyd has been a driving force in education and non-profit sector as educator, trainer, administrator and advocate throughout the country. Her specialties are guidance and training in organizational management, individual coaching and small business development. Her passion is to help organizations and individuals Create New Realities.
She has been instrumental in helping numerous individuals and organizations reach their full potential. Beginning her career as a dance teacher it evolved and included roles such as a writer for the district and state curriculum, city-wide dance coordinator, professional development trainer and coordinator of numerous city and state events. Her career shifted when she accepted the position of Arts/Education Consultant for Wayne County Regional Educational Service Agency (Wayne RESA), serving 36 school districts and numerous charter schools. In this position she had a pivotal role as developer of professional training, teacher certification standards and other statewide educational initiatives. Concurrently, she was highly involved in the nonprofit sector, serving in numerous leadership capacities such as founder, board member, president and interim executive director. With this wide array of skills her entrepreneurial spirit emerged as she transitioned into being a coach, mentor and author for small business and nonprofit development.
Her company, the GALAXY group, llcfocuses on and provides services to the nonprofit sector. As a coach and mentor she helps individuals work through the development process to create nonprofit organizations. Nuts & Bolts NPO Trainingseries and NB Communityare two programs that provide ongoing nonprofit management training.
An expert in value-centered leadership, Dr. Boyd’s passion is to help individuals and organizations, therefore the inspiration to create Center Stage Leadership™ (CSL) which focuses on building leadership capacity through the Intentional Leadership philosophy which she developed.
Under the CSL umbrella, Dr. Boyd authored, The Wealthy Teacher: Answering the Question, What’s next?Influenced by the evolving environment, and her own passion, Dr. Boyd recognized that educators or anyone facing change could benefit from her own journey. The content is her story and journey, with an underlying message to help individuals answer the question, “What’s next?” Her workshops and personal coaching guides participants through an interactive process of self assessment to embrace an enterprising spirit.
A dynamic trainer and presenter, she shares her education experience and expertise in management and development to help others recognize that passion and purpose can be their compass to live a new rewarding life.