Dr. Roy Pinder is an entrepreneur, Synergy Coach, educator, inspirational speaker and author. Dr. Pinder is the president of Mind Trotters, Inc. a Career coaching company based in Tulsa Oklahoma. Dr. Pinder also lectures at several Universities. He is also the president of Save Our Youth Development Foundation a nonprofit organization and the co founder of Gym Time Hoops, a sports management organization.
He received his Bachelor’s degree from Northeastern State University in 1996 and his MBA from the University of Phoenix in 2002, and completed his doctorate degree in Business Management in Organizational Leadership from the University of Phoenix in 2008.
Dr. Pinder began his career as an accountant for The Williams Company. During that time, he served in several capacities, which include lead accountant, project lead, a member of the college recruiting team, and chairman of the diversity committee. He moved on to the educational arena, where he became the Dean of Business at Community Care College. He has been featured in various media for his contribution to the community locally and internationally.
After his tenure in corporate world as an accountant, he recognized his passion, to prepare individuals to achieve their goals. He has hosted leadership forums where some of the top executives in the country have participated. Dr. Pinder has authored two books, Mind Trotters and Keep Trotting. In addition, Dr. Pinder has written 20 eBooks. Dr. Pinder is dedicated over 20 years to the subject of Synergy, from his doctoral studies, teaching, practicing, and now hosting weekly episodes called “Synergy Tuesday” on Facebook. Having a passion for Synergy and Leadership, Dr. Pinder believes that inclusion and collaboration is vital for success.