Damian Williams is founder of Leadership League and Damian Williams Consulting. He is an ordained minister, entrepreneur, author, speaker, consultant and impact investor. His primary passion is to help people and organizations discover and live their unique identity. He enjoys the challenge of partnering with leaders and teams to grow success and significance. Damian has years of proven experience in helping high impact ministries and businesses accomplish their biggest dreams. His portfolio includes work with professional sports teams, professional athletes, media executives, government intelligence community, start-up entrepreneurial companies, mid-market businesses, fortune 500 companies and community impacting churches and ministries. Damian’s vision is to grow ventures across the 7 mountains of influence resulting in transformation of lives, communities and nations with the Gospel. Since 2002 Damian has coached over 300 leaders across all seven mountains with Personal Leadership Summit and StratOp.
Damian is not a theorist; He has years of experience in the trenches as a successful entrepreneur launching big ideas from the ground up. He truly understands all of the practical work required to grow an enterprise including strategy, raising capital, leadership development, team development, marketing, and creating sustainable cash flow.
Damian spent the first nine years of his career, from 1996 to 2005, as a church planter, lead pastor of Red Cedar Church, and church multiplication movement leader helping to pioneer new churches in North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and the Washington DC area.
In 2006, he founded Leadership League, with the goal of creating a venture-based funding model for Kingdom impact. Leadership League developed some of the most successful brands in professional sports including Forged in Steel, Fighting Back for Veterans, MOATS Theory of Life, Legends of Pittsburgh Cruise, Faithful Cruise, Green Bay Legends Cruise, Man UP, the Antwaan Randle El Foundation and many others.
In 2020, Damian Williams started Damian Williams Consulting to accelerate his passion to help people and organizations discover and live their unique identity. Damian holds an undergraduate degree in Community Ministry from Geneva College and completed Masters work in Organizational Leadership from Regent University. He is the author of Forged in Steel: The Seven Time-Tested Leadership Principles Practiced By The Pittsburgh Steelers and soon to be released 10X Leader.