M.L. “Bob” Emiliani is the creator of Speed Leadership. He is a professor, author, and executive trainer. Prior to joining academia, Dr. Emiliani worked in industry for 15 years in aerospace and consumer products businesses, and had management responsibility in engineering and operations.
Dr. Emiliani has authored or co-authored 18 books and 47 peer-reviewed papers, and has received several awards for his writing.
Bob graduated from the University of Miami where he received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He then earned an M.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Rhode Island, followed by a Ph.D. in Engineering from Brown University. Bob is married to Lucinda and they have two adult children.