Darrell Hammond is a native Coloradan and a minority small business owner for over 23 years. Darrell has over 30 years of diverse experience serving leaders, their teams, and their organizations. Higher Ground has had the privilege of providing training, executive coaching, and motivational speaking for thousands of people over the lifetime of the company.
During his corporate career, Mr. Hammond held the titles of Senior VP, VP, Director, and COO in the fields of Hi-tech, Manufacturing, Sales and Service, Healthcare, Non-profit Organizations, Corrections, Filtration, Executive Recruiting, and Ministry.
Mr. Hammond holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, is an Authorized Partner of Five Behaviors of A Cohesive Team and Everything DiSC as well as a PDP/ProScan & TeamScan Administrator. He is a member of the National Speakers Association.
Mr. Hammond had the privilege of playing on Team U.S.A. at the Australia Games and was awarded a silver medal playing basketball. He also earned an NBA Legends Camp M.V.P. award. These awards show the work ethic and tenacity he brings to all areas of his life and has demonstrated over the course of his career.
His experience with numerous fast-paced business teams and his world tour with a high-performing basketball team gave him firsthand experience with successful team environments.