Jeremy Turner, a native of Huntington, WV, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Marshall University and an MBA with a focus on Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise from Louisiana State University at Shreveport. Jeremy has served in leadership roles for industry giants and grassroots startup ventures within the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. Recent startup projects include working as Co-Founder at Huntington, WV’s first coworking space, CoWorks and assisting Marshall University in the launch of the West Virginia Innovation and Business Model Competition (WVIBMC).
Mr. Turner is a DISC-Certified Behavioral Consultant, has earned the Entrepreneurship Center Management (ECM) Certificate from InBIA and is and a Certified Coach with Ministry Ventures, an organization providing resources and coaching support to churches, ministries and ministry-based nonprofits. Jeremy serves on the leadership board for the RCBI Business Accelerator, Ten50, and has served on dozens of nonprofit boards through the years. Current service on the board of Create Huntington and the Board of Advisors for the Marshall University Lewis College of Business Division of Marketing, MIS and Entrepreneurship and the Marshall University Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter). His personal mantra is to serve others and those who serve others, and he looks forward to learning how EPIC Mission may be of service to you and those you know.
Jeremy is a sought after coach, consultant, speaker and trainer, and he has worked with many groups and organizations on topics including board development, business and nonprofit operations, succession planning, leadership development, strategic planning, organizational development and social enterprise development. Mr. Turner recently realized a lifelong dream by stepping into the classroom as an adjunct instructor of entrepreneurship within the Lewis College of Business at Marshall University. In addition, Jeremy serves as a Business Coach and Faculty member for the West Virginia Governor’s School of Entrepreneurship, a no-cost, 3-week intensive summer program open to all rising 10th-12th grade students across the state. These skills and experiences continue to prove valuable as he and his team earn and serve new clients, primarily throughout the mid-Atlantic, Midwest and Southeastern United States.