Michael Jones is widely recognized leadership educator, keynote speaker, thought leader, pianist composer, writer and storyteller. His most recent book The Soul of Place; Re-imagining Leadership Through Nature Art and Community is the third is a series of books on Re-imagining Leadership. Others is the series include; Artful Leadership; Awakening the Commons of the Imagination and Creating an Imaginative Life; Following the Songlines of the Heart.
Michael has presented his ideas on the soul of place and the leader’s work as placemakers in a variety of national and international forums including; The Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement, The International Leadership Association, The Creative Education Foundation, The Authentic Leadership in Action Community, Banff Centre Leadership Development, Innovation Groups Transforming Local Government and many others. His work has been described as “… intelligent, open, genuine and transformational”.