Galen Emanuele
Keynote Speaker & Team Culture Expert
Galen at TEDx

What clients say

  • “The leaders on my team enjoyed the experience so much, I subsequently brought Galen in again to allow my entire organization to share in Galen’s insights and energy.”
    Eileen Johnston, CFO Worldwide Services, Microsoft
  • “Galen delivers a completely unique style of communication training utilizing improv and HR methodology that immediately captures the attention of the audience and doesn’t let go until the end.”
    Jason Lewis, SPHR, Finance & Admin Director, Cascades Job Corps
  • “Galen’s keynote inspires, engages, and empowers others to act. The feedback from attendees about Galen was stellar! Truly amazing!”  
    Christina Van Wingerden, Assessment, Training & Special Projects Manager, Western WA University
  • "The change in how our people interacted with one another after working with Galen was unbelievable. Our whole team was leaning in, saying yes, being positive, collaborative, and fully engaged while tackling a number of important strategic initiatives.”  
    Drew Wilkens, Executive Vice President, Bank of the Pacific
  • “Galen’s work with our city leadership team of department heads, managers, and supervisors was one of the best workshops we’ve ever had. People are still talking about “Yes, and…” in our management meetings.”
    Kelli Linville, Mayor of Bellingham



Galen Transforms Teams & Organizations

Sharply improving communication, engagement, and creating an exceptional “Yes, And” culture.


A dynamic speaker who’s worked with teams and organizations all over the globe, Galen creates a radical shift in how people interact and communicate in business. His unique, captivating programs teach organizations how to apply the improv concept of “Yes, And” to improve performance through exceptional communication and team culture.

Galen is an expert in human behavior with more than 18 years of experience in sales, marketing, and business leadership. He is also a world-class improviser, having performed and taught improv for over 10 years, including touring and performing with improv legend Ryan Stiles, and with the cast from Whose Line Is It Anyway? Experience why many Fortune 500 companies and conferences bring him back again and again.