Darrell “Coach D” Andrews is an internationally recognized motivational strategist, author, accountability coach and founder of Darrell Andrews Enterprises. Coach D is a regular speaker and trainer at conferences, businesses, academic institutions and organizations worldwide. Coach D is a Certified Speaking Professional who helps corporations, academic institutions and workforce development agencies enhance workplace and organizational outcomes via motivational training, speaking and coaching systems.
Coach D has received his CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) designation from the National Speakers Association and the Global Federation of Speakers. Less than 600 speakers worldwide have received this special accreditation. He chaired the committee for NSA back in 2012-13. Thousands of corporations, schools and colleges, associations and workforce development organizations have contacted Coach to share his expertise. He is the author of several successful books including the soon to be released, “Teamwork That Makes The Dreamwork-The Transformative Power Of Organizational Core Values.” Coach D, prior to his years as a speaker, was a top performing Diagnostics Systems Specialist and Regional Field Trainer for Abbott Laboratories. At Abbott, he regularly ranked in the top 5% of sales worldwide which led to an annual spot on their coveted “All-Star” team. Many of Coach D’s trainees went on to have stellar careers at Abbott.
He is a regular media guest and has appeared on Fox News, MSMBC, The Tavis Smiley Show and multiple Comcast Cablevision news and talk shows.
Most importantly, he has been happily married for 20 years and is the proud father of 4 beautiful children