Here are various books that have influenced my thinking, learning, and journey.



  • Good to Great by Jim Collins
  • The Speed of Trust by Stephen Covey
  • Good Leaders Ask Great Questions by John Maxwell
  • The One Minute Manger by Ken Blanchard
  • The Switch by Heath brothers
  • Start with Why by Simon Sinek
  • The Leadership Challenge by Barry Posner
  • Strengthsfinders by Gallup
  • The Servant Leadership by James Hunter
  • The 5 Dysfunction of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
  • Leverage Leadership by Paul Bambrick Santoyo
  • The Influencer by Greeny & Patterson
  • Tribes by Seth Godin
  • Four Disciplines of Execution by Covey, McChesny, and Huling
  • High Performance Habits: How Extraordinary People Become That Way by Brendon Burchard
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  • Creating Cultures of Thinking by Ron Ritchhart
  • Focus by Michael Schmoker
  • Learning Personalized by Allisson Zmuda
  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freirre
  • Becoming a Great High School by Tim Westerberg
  • Leaders of Learning by Marzano and DuFour
  • Learning by Doing by DuFours
  • Transforming School Culture by Anthony Muhummad
  • Teaching with Poverty in Mindy by Eric Jensen
  • Race, Equity, and the Future of Education by Pedro Noguera


  • The Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday
  • Drive by Daniel Pink
  • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Lean Start Up by Eric Reis
  • The Growth Mindset by Carol Dweck
  • The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
  • The Mastery of Self by Don Miguel Ruiz Jr.
  • 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
  • A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  • The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton Christensen
  • Velvet Elvis by Rob Bell
  • Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl