Frank Trammer is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Guardian Leadership. He also serves as Executive Director for the John Maxwell Team, the largest & most trusted leadership training and development organization in the world. Frank is dynamic and influential speaker, trainer and coach in the areas of Leadership and Personal Development. He has a diverse public-safety background having worked more than 20 years in state, county and municipal law enforcement. Frank began his career with the Atlanta Police Department and is currently the Deputy Chief of Police at Georgia Tech. He has led numerous units including S.W.A.T., Special Operations, K-9, Investigations, Training, Administration, and Patrol. Frank is an adjunct professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Columbus State University where he teaches Leadership. In 2018, Frank founded Guardian Leadership, whose vision is “To build a world of great public safety leaders committed to serving their communities and those they lead.” He holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Ohio University and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Columbus State University. Frank is also a graduate of the Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command and the Georgia Law Enforcement Command College. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA), the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police (GACP), the Georgia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (GACLEA) and is a Georgia P.O.S.T. senior instructor. When not working, Frank enjoys reading, trail running and spending time with his wife and daughter.