In order to change your outcomes, YOU must change your thoughts!



Rory T. Edwards, founder of the Rory T. Edwards Group, is an Educator, Author, Transformational Speaker, and Coach. He has worked relentlessly over the last 30 years in a multitude of leadership positions in education, community development, corporate business, and non-profit organizations. In addition to his civic involvement, Rory has taught at the college level as well as in K-12 public, private, technical and charter schools.


As a former Dean of Students, his school culture methodology was recognized as “a national model for education” by former U.S. Secretary of Education, Roderick Paige. Rory was co-founder of the Cross-Cultural Academy of Arts and Technology Charter School in Hartford, CT,
and has assisted several school leaders in the
development of charter schools in six different states.


Rory is the author of the NEW self-published book, The “13” Commandments” as well as the life-changing guide for athletes, coaches and parents entitled, So You Want to be a Professional Athlete?: A Guide for Raising, Being, and Coaching the World’s Next Superstar.


As a transformational speaker, Rory  is an expert at empowering people and organizations at strengthening commitments to their Forethought. From these commitments, come liberating actions which produce impressive results.

“Mr. Edwards is a practical visionary with progressive and innovative ideas. His vision speaks to the urgency needed to assist and to empower young males throughout the United States. In June of 2004, I traveled with Mr. Edwards to the African country of Ghana. Throughout the trip, Mr. Edwards provided relevant contributions and feedback in helping our group understand the necessity to be active role models for young people.  His views and advice can be invaluable to many groups and organizations.”


Through his team of dedicated professionals and established network of successful, highly touted athletes, Rory is  conducting sports camps, counseling, and guest speaking events, personal mentoring, and extended family support workshops, throughout the United States.