About Us

Keynote, Speaker, Facilitator, Adviser, Inspirational, Motivational, Change, TeamworkScott Cooksey has delivered hundreds of  inspiring presentations and facilitated inspiring training workshops to leaders around the globe; teaching audiences how to leverage the power of CONNECTion.

D. Scott Cooksey is Chief Speaking Officer of Cooksey Connects, a professional speaking and corporate training firm founded following over 15 years in the financial services industry.  He has since built his speaking and training practice through his work with both student and business leaders.

Cooksey has spoken to thousands of students across the United States as a Certified Speaker for Monster.com’s Making It Count Programs, providing students the tools they need to make smart decisions and set themselves up for success in their life after high school.

For adult audiences, he has both spoken at a number of conferences and led hundreds of corporate training events across the United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Australia.  Scott is a member of the Jean Kelley Leadership Alliance.  Organizations for which he has delivered corporate training programs include: AmGen Pharmaceuticals, Bayer, ConocoPhillips, Department of the Navy, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Kaiser Permanente, Navajo Nation, Proctor & Gamble, Time Warner Cable, United Airlines, and many more.

CookseyCooksey is a graduate of Oklahoma State University’s Spears School of Business, holding a degree in Business Administration.  He is also a  graduate of Leadership Tulsa, a city where he served in a variety of professional and volunteer leadership roles for over 13 years.

His leadership resume’ includes his service as: