Adam Binkerd has been leading people for more than 25 years through various roles in the education sector. His successes range from service roles to executive roles in education, and Adam attributes those successes to a specific and uncommon leadership style called people-first leadership. Adam holds undergraduate degrees in business and counseling, and graduate degrees in organizational leadership and advanced leadership. Within Higher Education, Adam is considered an expert in student retention and has been featured a number of times by Ruffalo Noel Levitz® in the Education Insights Blog. Adam currently serves as the CEO of 240Solutions LLC, offering leadership and retention consulting in higher education. He has a simple yet powerful message that he believes will change the world, and he considers it an honor to share this message with his colleagues in Higher Education every chance he gets.