President & CEO - Popham & Associates, LLC
BA - Gustavus Adolphus College
MBA - Bradley University
Outstanding MBA Award
Todd is currently the President & CEO of Popham & Associates. Popham & Associates was founded in 2012 and is focused on bridging client opportunity gaps through consulting, coaching, and leadership development. The firm specializes in strategic and human resources consulting for small businesses and insurance agencies, individual coaching for high potential leaders, and leadership training for middle managers and senior leaders.
Todd's prior career experience includes over 32 years with State Farm Insurance, serving in senior management roles in seven United States locations. He has diverse leadership experiences in human resources, information technology, operations, strategy, and business development. Todd earned an Executive MBA from Bradley University, including recognition by faculty as the 2004 Outstanding MBA Student, and has instructed Bradley graduate courses in marketing, human resources, and executive communication skills.
Todd has completed coaching training through the Center for Creative Leadership and Corporate Coach University, and is an Executive Coach with the Droste Group and Bradley Executive Development Center. His leadership development expertise includes relationship building, communication skills, strategic thinking, conflict resolution, executing results, and team building. Todd is also very active in the non-profit community and currently serves on the the executive committee for three board of directors. His diverse community leadership experiences include founding a non-profit educational organization, election to public office, and recognition as a leader in the development and recognition of women leaders through ATHENA International.