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president

Darryl Byrd

As a trusted advisor, Darryl is known for helping senior executives (1) establish clear corporate/organizational vision, (2) set strategic focus, and (3) design and energize the governance and operational leadership structure to execute it. Much of Darryl’s time is focused on discreetly advising leaders and organizations on how to both navigate through rough and changing seas and keep perspective and focus within sometimes chaotic environments. Among the clients ULTRAte advises are philanthropic, non-profit, healthcare, public transportation, higher-education, technology, real estate, and hospitality sectors leaders. 

Darryl has led the strategic and operational efforts of one of the nation’s most ambitious and complex real and estate redevelopments, has founded and led a groundbreaking non-profit organization, facilitated the long term visioning and strategic planning for corporate and non-profit boards, and closely advised chief executives, board leaders, and senior executives from multiple sectors on leadership, strategy, team building and governance. He speaks nationally in the areas of vision setting, community planning, public engagement and leadership.

 

Education

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY Master of City and Regional Planning, 1992

HAMPTON UNIVERSITY
B.A., Political Science, 1990

Activities & Affiliations

• Board member, San Antonio Area Foundation
• Board member, Santikos Charitable Foundation
• Board Chair, Keystone School

Certifications

• American Institute of Certified Planners