Dr. Stevens has taught leadership and business leadership at the graduate and undergraduate level at the University of Southern California, Beijing University and North Eastern University (China). Dr. Stevens’ commitment to have a lasting and meaningful impact on the lives of individuals has led to the founding of Owl Sight Intentions, Incorporated (OSI, Inc.), a business leadership consulting firm. Owl Sight Intentions is focused on creating awakened, genuinely empowered leaders. OSI leaders are not afraid to connect their leadership in the corporate domain with the impact they have on the lives of their employees at work, at home and beyond.OSI, Inc. serves as a resource and "homebase" for leaders who have the courage to imagine a better, more compelling and impactful business paradigm – leaders who have the strength of character to fully embrace their causality and their capacity to consciously generate change at the highest and deepest level. Owl Sight Intention's commitment is to creating authentic and powerful, perhaps even enlightened leaders. This emphasis on encouraging powerful leadership – leadership that settles for nothing less than extraordinary results – is the hallmark of Dr. Stevens’ leadership and executive development practice.
Cleve Stevens has been in the field of leadership development for twenty-five years, working with fortune 500 executives and leaders of most every stripe in Asia, Europe, and North America. He holds a BA from the University of California at Irvine, a Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a PhD in social ethics from the University of Southern California. Stevens has taught at the graduate and undergraduate level at USC, Beijing University, and North Eastern University(China), has published numerous articles on leadership and the psychology of leadership, and was recently featured in the Sunday Times of London.
Dr. Stevens is the founder and president of the Los Angeles-based leadership consulting firm, Owl Sight Intentions, Inc. When not on the road with clients, he is either at home in Southern California or, in the winter months, pursuing his first love, skiing anywhere there’s good snow.
Business and Leadership
The Best in Us: People, Profit, and the Remaking of Modern Leadership
Los Angeles, California
"If there is a grand unification theory for modern leadership, Cleve Stevens has just delivered it. In the four days it took me to read The Best in Us cover to cover I felt remade, rewired, renewed, and reinvigorated . . . A must read for entrepreneurs, founders, and corporate and community leaders.”
-- Dr. Safwan Shah - University of California Berkeley, Haas School of Business