E. Lindsey Gunn, Ph.D.
Lindsey is a Senior Associate with The Cambrian Group.
A native of Arkansas, Dr. Gunn completed a Bachelor of Arts in Education degree in mathematics at the University of Mississippi where he also lettered as equipment manager for the Ole Miss Football program. While serving in a variety of youth ministries in the Dallas area, he completed a Master of Arts degree at Dallas Theological Seminary. Subsequently, he earned both a Master of Education degree in guidance and counseling and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in higher education at the University of North Texas.
Dr. Gunn has conducted training sessions on strategic planning throughout the United States and abroad. He has facilitated strategic plans in over 100 districts and organizations in 25 states and three countries.
Internationally, he has worked with several groups in the Cayman Islands, British West Indies, including Cayman Airways, Cayman Ministry of Health, the VISION 2008 team and is working with the Shanghai Bilingual School in China.
In addition his current clients include school districts in Winchendon, MA, Decatur, IL, Richardson ISD and Clear Creek ISD in Texas, Belton, MO, Blue Valley, KS, San Bernardino City and San Bernardino County Schools in CA, Shawnee Mission, KS and Bullis Charter School in CA. He has presented Strategic Planning training programs in Spain, Nova Scotia, and Ontario and is a regular trainer in the Cambrian Internal Facilitator Training Programs.
During his nineteen year career in the Plano Independent School District, a large suburban school system in north central Texas, he served as high school math teacher, high school and senior high school guidance counselor, senior high school assistant principal, district research and planning analyst, and district director of quality improvement. As Director of Quality Improvement, his primary focus was the district’s strategic planning process, school improvement process and Total Quality initiatives. He also conducted numerous staff workshops and directed several special projects.
Dr. Gunn and his wife, Mary, live in Oxford, Mississippi.