Taylor Carr

Faculty Associate


Taylor Carr is a specialist in leadership
communication, corporate training and media relations with extensive
experience in higher education, sales and broadcasting.

He has taught at Thunderbird School of Global
Management since 2006. Courses and programs include Managing People
from a Global Perspective, On-Demand Global MBA, Effective Leadership
Communication Program, Global Leadership Certificate Program and the
Global MBA for Latin American Managers.

Taylor Carr Communications (www.taylorcarr.com) provides
workshops and individual training and coaching to leaders ranging from
CEOs to front-line supervisors. Clients include Eli Lilly and Co.,
T-Mobile, Coe and Van Loo Consultants, Option 1 Healthcare,
Children’s Hospital of Omaha, Hospice of the Valley, Cox
Communications, City of Glendale, Adventist Risk management,
International Healthcare Foundation, Opavia-Kraft, CEZ Group and Rio
Tinto Minerals.

From 2008 - 2010 Carr was director of the Ken
Blanchard Executive MBA at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix where he
was responsible for all academic and operational functions of the program.

He is certified as a Najafi Global Mindset
Instructor and as a facilitator for Situational Leadership® II (Ken Blanchard Companies).

Earlier in his career, Carr was an award-winning
television and radio broadcaster, including three-years as producer
and co-host of FLW Outdoors on the Outdoor Life Network. He
also spent two years working for AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, where he
helped launch the blockbuster drug Nexium.

He is a native of Virginia and now lives in the
Phoenix area.


Research Interests

  • Cross-cultural communication
  • Organizational change
  • Generational communication in the workplace
  • Media and society
  • Impact of social media on organizational and personal messaging


Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 400Cross-Cultural Management
MGT 411Leading Organizations
MGT 430Negotiations
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 540ManagingPeople:GlobalPerspctv
TGM 547LeadngChg&Transfrmtn GlobalEnv
MGT 591Seminar
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
TGM 540ManagingPeople:GlobalPerspctv
TGM 547LeadngChg&Transfrmtn GlobalEnv