Dr. Kevin Basik has spent over 23 years studying and applying values-based leadership development. He is an internationally-recognized speaker, a published scholar, an award-winning instructor, a recognized developmental expert, and most importantly– a proven leader.
A 1993 graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, Kevin earned his Master’s in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Virginia Tech, and his PhD in Organizational Behavior from Florida State University’s College of Business, studying the concept of “behavioral integrity” as a driver of trust, accountability and performance.
Kevin has successfully led in positions ranging from small units to international organizations of over 16,000 members. In addition, he personally directed and delivered highly-recognized leadership development programs for students, faculty, managers, law enforcement officers, elite athletes, senior government officials and Fortune 500 corporate executives.
He is a 23-year officer veteran of the US Air Force, and in his most recent assignment, served as one of the top advisors to Pentagon senior leaders on issues of Professionalism and values-based leadership, impacting the development of 3.2 million Active Duty, Guard, Reserve and civilian employees across the Department of Defense (DoD). He is recognized as one of the DoD’s top thought leaders in leadership development, and has traveled around the world speaking to service members at all levels on professionalism and ethical leadership.
Kevin is the President of BasikInsight, a company dedicated to energizing, enlightening and equipping organizations to lead with character.