About Fran Kick
M.A. Educational Psychology, CSP®
Fran Kick inspires organizations and people to KICK IT IN and TAKE THE LEAD with his dynamic, exciting, and inspiring self-motivational personal leadership presentations. Fran Kick is a Certified Speaking Professional™ who has presented corporate and educational convention and conference keynotes, breakout sessions, in-service clinics, workshop programs, and retreats in all 50 U.S. states as well as 6 Canadian Provinces to audiences of 40 to 10,800 participants. Fran is equally skilled at on-screen presenting, producing, and video editing, having presented and produced hundreds of live virtual presentations, 14 DVD training programs, plus 54 LMS VOD video lessons.
Fran has a proven track record of bringing people and ideas together using research-informed strategies with a real-world pragmatic approach. Combining his educational teaching and clinical psychology backgrounds with a people-first process, Fran Kick brings brainstorming and idea implementation to life with every educational and corporate consulting and publishing project.
Fran Kick is the company owner and founder of Instruction & Design Concepts, a sole-proprietorship with 34 consecutive, net-profitable, zero-debt years of business serving 1,000+ domestic and international organizations—including Procter & Gamble, the U.S. Army, the New York State Department of Labor, and the Ohio Department of Education. Instruction & Design Concepts earned and maintained a 90% client retention rate, with the top 7 revenue-generating clients renewing for more than 10 consecutive years. He and his wife Judy Kick develop, design, and deliver both corporate consulting projects and educational leadership consulting, curriculum, programs, presentations, products, published books, training games, and marketing materials.
Fran Kick has a B.A. in Education and a M.A. in Educational Psychology.
“Fran is easy to work with, flexible, and well prepared. He not only talks leadership and motivation, he walks the talk.”
Russ Simon, Senior Policy Associate, New York Association of Training and Employment Professionals, Inc.