during this pandemic; Praying health, hope and healing for our nation and world.

About Us


Who we are

 For more than 30 years, David Hurlocker has held leadership positions in  churches and in non-profit and for profit corporations.

He and his wife Teresa founded, built up and sold two home health care companies. They now own and manage a property management and rehabilitation company as well as  Leadership Matters, inc.

David has been a lead facilitator with Leadership Emporia and the Vice-Chairman for Leadership Development for the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce for several years. 

David holds Level One and Two certifications in Teaching Leadership from the Kansas Leadership Center.

He one of the founding teaching coaches for StepUp!; The Emporia Area Chamber's signature program for 

leadership development and coaching.

"My goal is to help people make progress on the challenges they face."



What we do

We teach proven adaptive leadership capacities that allows everyone to lead regardless of their position so that they can make progress on the challenges they face, anywhere any time. 

We offer interactive stand-and-deliver and train-the-trainer sessions for facilitators of Community Leadership Programs. 

We also provide high quality, personalized, on-site leadership training and consulting for organizations wanting to make progress on the challenges they face.


Meeting Facilitation and Speaking

David is a skilled speaker and facilitator .  He can help with your organization's  annual meetings, strategic planning session or other meetings where an outside, unbiased facilitator may be needed or helpful.

He is available to speak for conferences, retreats or other occasions on a wide variety of topics including sessions like:

  "All Stressed Up and No one to Choke"

   "Telling Your Unique Story"

   "Putting Up with 'Them!"

As well as customized presentations as needed for your organization.