Who we are
At Furst Group, we are in our fourth decade of providing talent and leadership solutions to the healthcare and insurance industries. We invite you to learn more about our respected team.
Bill Donahue, PhD
Bill Donahue, PhD, has achieved a strong reputation with clients in the areas of developing high performance teams and executive leadership.
Bill has focused his energy and passion in developing transformational leaders, groups, and teams in organizations around the world, both for-profit and non-profit. After working with Procter & Gamble and PNC Financial Corp., Bill launched a leadership development practice, and then took that expertise to universities, private equity firms, non-profits, and other organizations seeking accelerated leadership development.
Bill’s research and writing focuses on group dynamics and leadership. He is also an associate professor at Trinity international University where he teaches graduate courses in team building, organizational leadership, and group communication.
Bill’s clients have included Allstate Insurance, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, Safeware Insurance, the Golden Apple Foundation, Bertram Capital, Horace Mann Insurance, LifeWay Resources and Publishing, and the Willow Creek Association.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Princeton University and a doctorate in adult learning and development from the University of North Texas.