Larry B. Friis is the Principal of High-touch Leadership and he has an MBA, a Nursing Home Administrator’s license, and is a Doctoral candidate at Grand Canyon University.


Larry has been engaging audiences for 14 years. Whether in the classroom or Boardroom, on the radio or on the road, Larry combines his experiences in the trenches along with executive responsibilities and his doctoral research into relevant topics of leadership.


As a former Corporate Executive, Banker, and Healthcare Administrator, Larry has a leader's frame of reference from which to draw when speaking and advising on topics of employee engagement, retention, motivation, and leadership. 


Larry is an Adjunct Professor at Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University Idaho where he instructs business and finance courses.


Larry's natural ability to engage audiences and to empower individuals brings a fresh voice to presentations that are interactive, inspiring and dynamic! Larry's clients have included very recognizable names in their industries. TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), Washington Healthcare Association, Ameren, Idaho Healthcare Association, Gcom2 Solutions, Provo Rehabilitation & Nursing, Hawaiian Electric Company, Renewable Energy Group and Georgia Power.

My personal pledge to you is to effect positive change through shifting mindsets for purposes of achieving peak performance.


At High-touch Leadership, we will provide your audiences with actionable tools to help people embrace professional transformations. We offer thought-provoking solutions to form adversity busting habits for improved business practices. We combine substance with teaching strategies to embed principles of practice for a lasting change.  


We want to ensure we meet your specific needs through key conversations with organization leaders and stakeholders. Let's talk about your industry and organizational concerns and challenges. While we have specific material for Speaking, Training and Consulting purposes we want to make sure we are listening and tailoring presentations to the issues that your industry or business regularly confronts.

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