About Stephen N. Perkins

Inspired by his family’s tradition of entrepreneurship, Stephen started his first company at age 16 and never looked back.

Stephen helps individuals, teams, and organizations lead with purpose. He consults on everything from communications strategy and digital marketing to community engagement and leadership development. His clients have included small businesses, non-profits, political organizations, and individual leaders.

A deeply intuitive and creative problem-solver with a desire for helping others, Stephen has a passion for keeping things simple, seeing the bigger picture, seeking out the positives in every situation, and supporting others in their respective journeys.

Before joining TEAMTRI as a leadership coach and digital marketing manager, Stephen founded OUTSET, a digital network producing commentary for a politically-engaged audience of millennials. He also serves as the founder of OUTSET & Co., an organization development and management firm.

Stephen is a writer and podcaster, regularly authoring pieces on his blog and at OUTSET, where he also hosts an eponymous podcast.

An alumnus of the University of Texas at Arlington, Stephen graduated in 2017 with a degree in Political Science. Originally from Texas, he now lives in Kansas City, Missouri. You can follow Stephen on TwitterInstagram, and Facebook.