About

Dr. Cory Dobbs is an accomplished researcher of human experience–a relentless investigator always exploring “how teams work.”  A skilled researcher, Cory actively engages the process of naturalistic inquiry seeking in-depth understanding of social phenomena in their natural setting.

Cory is the Founder & President of The Academy for Sport Leadership

A former basketball coach, Cory’s coaching background includes experience at the NCAA DII, NJCAA, and high school levels of competition.  While coaching, he researched and developed the transformative Becoming a Team Leader program for student-athletes.   Cory has worked with professional athletes, collegiate athletic programs and high schools teaching leadership as a part of the sports experience and education process.  Cory cut his teeth as a corporate leader with Fortune 500 member, The Dial Corp.  As a consultant and trainer Dr. Dobbs has worked with such organizations as American Express, Honeywell, and Avnet.

Cory has been a recognized leadership educator teaching at the following universities:

Northern Arizona University
Ohio University
Grand Canyon University