Larry Conley


Captain Larry Conley has over 26 years on the City of St. Louis Fire Department. He is the president and lead instructor of Leadership Development Concepts, LLC . He and his brother David travel nationally and internationally to present this popular and compelling program, GLUE (Growing Leaders Using Empowerment). The concept of GLUE was born in the fire service, where Larry successfully juggles many leadership roles. However, the principles of GLUE transcend all industries, making Larry a favorite presenter at both corporate and leadership conferences. The GLUE personal leadership experience has a footprint on multiple conferences and fire departments throughout the country. THE Carl Holmes EDI (Executive Development Institute) and FDIC (Fire Department Instructors Conference) to name a few. Outside his duties as Fire Captain and Instructor Larry volunteer and board organization commitments include: -Camp Director of Midwest Children's Burn Camp -President at Parkway Gardens Neighborhood Improvement Association -Board Member: St. Louis Firefighters Credit Union -President -Supervisory Committee, St. Louis Firefighters Credit Union -Fire Service Instructor 2 -Missouri State Lead Evaluator -Past Director at Large and Decorated Instructor ISFSI (International Society of Fire Service Instructors) -President and Lead Instructor Leadership Development Concepts, LLC -Creator of the GLUE (Growing Leaders Using Empowerment) Personal Leadership Workshop a Fire TCP Certified Leadership Course -Host THE Larry Conley Radio Show blogtalkradio/fireengineering. -Curriculum Development – Training Officers Credentialing Program (ISFSI) -Past Chief Instructor Highlander Fire Academy St. Louis Community College at Forest Park Campus -Author – articles to Fire Industry Magazines and Blogs -Past Co-Chairman: Fire Curriculum subcommittee, Missouri Community College Association