PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter

David Grote

Speaker Profile


David Grote

Director, Process Improvement at Alternate Solutions Health Network

The Magnificent 7: Leadership Directives

What is a servant leader and who do they work for? What does it take to be a leader? Not every leader is born one. Anyone who has the desire to become a leader and is willing to work at it, can make that choice. We will show you what leaders do and how to become one.

Leadership PDU: 1

Learning Objectives:
  • Understanding the Servant Leader perspective

  • What a 3-Yes Leader is

  • The 7 Directives for leaders

  • Books that will help develop leadership skills

  • A personal leadership development journey example

About David Grote

David Grote is a Project Management Professional with more than 30 years experience in project management and leadership in manufacturing, engineering, IT, services, sales and healthcare. He holds a bachelor's degree in electrical/computer engineering from the University of Notre Dame. Mr. Grote began his career at General Electric Co. where he obtained foundational knowledge in operations, process improvement and project management. Early in his career, he was introduced to books as a primary means for personal growth. As a business leader in the IT Services industry, Mr. Grote delivered leadership training to hundreds of professionals delivering services to Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Grote is currently Director of Process Improvement at Alternate Solutions Health Network in Kettering, OH.