Meet Our Principal Consultant

A talent retention strategist, high-performance culture expert, and brilliant innovator.

Lawanda J. Holliman helps organizations reach top-tier execution and achieve their highest performance through innovative training, speaking, and leadership development.

Lawanda created the 21st Century Supply Chain Management Blueprint for Stay Behind Equipment; accounting for over $780 million dollars of material; and managed teams spread across the Middle East and in the U.S. As a top-ranked female Army Colonel who represented less than 1% of the military workforce, she knows firsthand how key performance outcomes can be sidetracked if teams don’t effectively work together. 

At Design High Performance she helps Fortune 1000 organizations retain top talent and build high-performance teams (HPTs) through experiential leadership development and evidence-based cultural analysis. She is the author of The High Performance Culture Blueprint and creator of The High-Performance Manager Blueprint.


Lawanda naturally raises standards, execution, and performance to the highest levels. Invite her to speak to your group in order to:

  • Build A High Performance Company Culture
  • Develop Your Emerging Leaders
  • Train Managers to Build High Performance Teams 
  • Address Diffiult Topics such as Racial Reconcilation, and Unconscious Bias 

Her innovative Design High Performance 3E Framework (Educate, Expose, Experience) will create a unique training event your attendees will rave about, and accelerate results for years to come. 

To learn more about our Principal Consultant, Lawanda Holliman and the speaking and training she offers, click here.