JE b & wJohn Elzinga is a compelling speaker delivering memorable messages that not only touch people’s hearts but alter the way they live and lead others.  He inspires leaders to develop the leadership qualities that people crave. His unique story-telling style puts people at ease allowing them to see themselves in the story making it possible for change to happen.

John is also a Training Consultant for Pizza Ranch highlighted as the most beloved Pizza Restaurant in the nation https://bit.ly/2HM4Egw!

He inspires their managers to become leaders, to create a culture that is intentional, purposeful, and consistent with the Pizza Ranch culture and to deliver to their guests legendary experiences.

John has spoken at a variety of organizations presenting S Factor Leadership and Creating a Legendary Culture.  In addition he has spoken at: Northwestern College Leadership Conference, Dordt College Day of Encouragement, CRU Executive and Leadership Forum at St Thomas University, University of North Dakota, and Iowa State University.  John has also spoken at various churches and Principle Based Leadership conferences.

John and his wife Claudia have six adult children and six grandchildren. They make their home in Henderson, Nevada.

“When you listen to John speak, time simply flies by!” Joel Wissler, Former Pizza Ranch restaurant General Manager, now with Cintas.



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