Amos Balongo is a certified John Maxwell public speaker, coach and trainer. Amos has had an illustrious and diverse career. Originally from Kenya, Amos was educated in the United States and currently lives in Hawaii. His corporate career has seen him work in Leadership roles for fortune 500 companies and international organizations.
Amos has travelled the world speaking at conferences and events for organizations, companies and foreign governments.
Amos Balongo also serves as the Chairman of Camp Ohana Foundation, a Youth development organization that serves children in Hawaii and Kenya and other parts of the world through unique collaborative programs.
Amos has the unique ability to connect with his audience and deliver his message effectively. His rich cultural background, exposure to the world and experience working with individuals from various backgrounds makes him well rounded. He has a very unique ability to reach across barriers and connects effectively with CEO’s in boardrooms and children in a 3rd grade class.
As an executive leadership coach, Amos has mentored many professionals who are now leaders in their respective fields. Amos has a simple, practical, effective and down to earth approach to mentoring and coaching that is widely admired.
We were fortunate to meet Amos who spoke at an official US government function we attended in San Diego. Amos engaged the audience and connected with us in a very special way. His elegant, graceful and modest speaking style makes him one of the most captivating speakers of our time. – Admiral and Mrs. Mullen, Chairman United States Joint Chiefs of Staff, 2007-2011
Amos speaks with ease, passion and connects with people of all ages. He presents his story and works in a compelling and effortless way that leaves you awestruck by what the future holds. Listening to him, takes you on a life long journey to question the purpose of your life. Where this has fallen short, he engages you to unfold a multitude of opportunities that can impact the lives of many in a world where the need is high. He is a living reminder of compassion and a testimony to human kindness. His constant smile makes you feel that life still is worthwhile. – Edwin Sabuhoro (Nominee CNN Heroes 2015)
Amos, is an eloquent, inspirational, captivating and motivational speaker who has a remarkable breath of real life and practical experience. – Wally Amos ( Founder of Famous Amos Cookies)
I had the opportunity to hear Amos speak at the Perak International Ecotourism Symposium in Malaysia. He is a dynamic and mesmerizing speaker who connects with his audience and inspires them in a very powerful and meaningful manner. – Marilyn Mosley Gordanier ( President Global 500 Environmental Program )