Rex Gale

Organizer of TEDxHiltonHead | Hilton Head Island Leadership Institute, Founder


Speaker Sessions

September 22, 2023 | 01:00 PM (PST) - 02:00 PM (PST)

About Rex Gale

Rex is the Organizer of TEDxHiltonHead, an officially licensed TED event dedicated to Ideas Worth Spreading in the Lowcountry of Hilton Head, Bluffton, Beaufort, and the surrounding community.

He is also founder of the Hilton Head Island Leadership Institute, dedicated to the Art and Science of leadership development, leadership training, and personal development programs as a way to improve individual and organizational performance.

A separate non-profit organization, Leaders4Life, is focused on providing these same leadership and personal development programs to non-profit organizations in the Lowcountry.

Rex was previously National Accounts Director of Sales at BlueCross BlueShield South Carolina, Vice President Corporate Human Resources at RadioShack Corporation, and Principal at Mercer, WillisTowersWatson, and AonHewitt.

Speaking Engagements:

-North Carolina State SHRM Conference ((Charlotte NC)
-HR Southwest 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 (Ft. Worth, TX)
-Statesboro HR Leadership Conference (Statesboro, GA)
-TSAC-SHRM HR Retreat (Savannah, GA)
-Lominger International Users Conference (San Antonio, TX)
-Contributor, The New HR Analytics, by Jac Fitz-Enz

-Author, Using Behavioral-Based Design to Encourage Healthy Behavior, SHRM Online

Professional Credentials:
-Certified John Maxwell Leadership Speaker, Coach and Trainer
-SHRM SCP (Society of Human Resources Management – Senior Certified Professional)
-SPHR – (Senior Professional in Human Resources -Human Resources Certification Institute)
-Human Capital Strategist (HCS) (Human Capital Institute)
-Lominger Succession Architect (Lominger International)
-ChangeWorks (Masterstream)


No relevant financial relationships to disclose.