Craig & Tim

Craig E. Runde, Director of New Program Development at the Leadership Development Institute at Eckerd College (LDI), oversees training and development on the Conflict Dynamics Profile® assessment instrument. He is a frequent speaker and commentator on workplace conflict issues and serves as a feedback adjunct for the Center for Creative Leadership.

Before joining LDI he was the director of the International Center for Computer Enhanced Learning at Wake Forest University. Craig has his B.A. from Harvard University, an M.L.L. from the University of Denver, and a J.D. from Duke University. He has practiced law in Colorado and has taught at the University of Minnesota Law School and Wake Forest University.

Craig is the author of scores of articles on workplace conflict. His unique blend of experience in business, law, and education provide him a wealth of insight into the challenges and opportunities presented by organizational conflict. He lives in St. Petersburg, Florida, with his wife, Kathy, and son, Matthew.

Tim A. Flanagan is Director of Custom Programs and Senior Instructor at the Leadership Development Institute (LDI) at Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida. He oversees the business management and program design efforts for customized leadership and organizational development programming at LDI. He teaches Center for Creative Leadership programs conducted at LDI, as well as all other open enrollment and custom programs at the institute. In addition, Tim is a visiting instructor for the Rollins College Executive and Management Education program and the Western Management Development Center.

Tim has designed numerous simulations and experiential exercises. He is known for his skills as a master trainer, certifying countless instructors and facilitators. Tim's extensive experience includes leading the senior leadership development programs for the Harris Corporation, managing consulting services for Development Dimensions International, and directing training and development programming at the American Automobile Association. Tim is a graduate of Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio and The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. He resides in St. Petersburg, Florida with his wife, “Mac.”