Dr. Phil Maynard
Dr. Phil Maynard is widely recognized nationally as a coach, author, trainer, and consultant, working primarily in the areas of congregational development, intentional discipleship, and leadership development. Phil took an early retirement from the Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church, where he served as the Director of Congregational Excellence, to take on a full-time ministry of coaching, training, and consulting.
Phil is an ordained United Methodist clergyperson, a certified coach (ICF), an endorsed coach with the UMC, and certified conflict/mediation coach. He is the author of eight books on topics related to congregational development and discipleship and contributor to several other books. He has developed a wide range of training resources and leads workshops nationwide, equipping pastors and laity for effective ministry. He has also been a presenter at several Annual Conference events.
He is a second career pastor coming from a background of teaching at the University of Central Florida in the Radiologic Sciences Program.
Phil is the Director of Training and Development for Coach Training for Leaders; Director of Excellence in Ministry Coaching; and Director of Readiness 360.