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St. Cloud State University

St. Cloud State University

Center for Continuing Studies - Innovative Leadership for Lifelong Learning

Center for Continuing Studies - Innovative Leadership for Lifelong Learning - St. Cloud State University

denny Smith

Denny SmithWhether he’s speaking, teaching, or entertaining, Denny Smith has a singular mission: To build peoples’ confidence, to┬áincrease peoples’ competence, and to help people get more out of life.

Denny Smith has been creating and facilitating learning experiences for the past 42 years. After 11 years as a full time teacher and coach, Denny launched a career as a professional speaker, trainer and seminar leader. For the past 33 years he has been conducting personal and professional development sessions for business groups, sales organizations, health care professionals, educators and students.

In 1999, at the tender age of 55, he returned to teaching and coaching because, in his own words, “I totally enjoy working with young people. He spent 11 years as a math teacher and coach at Tech High School in St. Cloud, Minnesota before retiring to re-enter the professional speaking profession.

His sometimes emotional, sometimes humorous, but always sincere approach to his audience and subject matter has been enjoyed by many. He is a teacher, a motivator, and a skill builder.

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