Who is Dr. D.F. Arnold

A native of Cleveland Ohio, Dr. D. F. Arnold is an author, consultant and motivational speaker. Dr. D.F Arnold provides training in leadership and motivation to a wide range of groups --- including professionals, executives, athletes, students and individuals across the United States.


Dr. D.F. Arnold understands success and failure. He also understands how to motivate others to achieve their dreams. After getting kicked-out of two different high schools and ultimately graduating from a continuation school, his message is simple “It’s not how you start, but how you finish that counts.”

He has been a facilitator at the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) leadership conferences. He has served on panels to discuss the state of public schools, and is the author of The African American Student Athlete Experience at a Predominately White Institution. It is his goal to inspire his clients to confidence in all situations.

Dr. D.F. Arnold holds an A.A. in Behavioral Science from Citrus Community College, a B.A. and an M.A. from Chico State University, as well as an M.S. in Sports Psychology from the University of Idaho. Dr. D. F. Arnold received his Ph.D. in Education Administration from Washington State University.

As you can tell from his educational accomplishments Dr. D.F. Arnold truly believes in life-long learning.

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