Clint Pulver

Clint Pulver is a motivational keynote speaker, author, musician, Emmy Award Winner and workforce expert.

He’s also fun, dynamic, entertaining – and the no-stress speaker clients love to work with.

A Professional Drummer for over 20 years, he’s played with top headlining fellow musicians in venues like the Vivint Arena, the Stadium of Fire, and the Kodak Theater in Hollywood. He founded the UVU Drumline known as the Green Man Group, which he directed for six years and went on to direct the Drumline for the NBA’s Utah Jazz until 2015.

In September 2020, The Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards, a division of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, awarded Clint his very own golden statue for storyboarding, casting and directing the video Clint Pulver: You're Not a Problem. He's also appeared on America's Got Talent and in feature films with Jack Black (School of Rock) and John Heder (Napoleon Dynamite). Business Q Magazine featured Clint as one of their "Top 40 Under 40" as a premiere Corporate Keynote Speaker.

Known as the Leading Authority on Retention, Clint helps organizations retain, engage, and inspire their team members from the front desk to the board rooms and everyone in between. He expertly helps audiences navigate generational complexities, communication challenges, leadership missteps, and culture cues. 

As the president and founder of The Center for Retention, Clint has transformed how corporations like Keller Williams, AT&T, and Hewlett Packard create lasting loyalty through his work and research as “The Undercover Millennial”. For over a decade, he has been a self-motivated Entrepreneur who is well versed in business start-up, leadership, sales management, management training, and helping teams grow multi-million-dollar accounts. He uses that experience to create teachable relationship and business strategies based on trust, service, support, connection, and consistent follow-through.

Clint strongly believes that a single moment in time can change a person’s life. He has traveled the world speaking to a wide spectrum of diverse audiences, challenging them to dream, excel, connect, and believe--both in themselves and in the power of others. For over a decade, Clint has dedicated his heart to helping organizations understand the younger generation and helping the younger generation better understand themselves by living a life of significance, rather than just a life of success. His mantra? “It’s not about being the best in the world…it's about being the best FOR the world.”

How is Clint Different?

Clint’s content is lasting, universal, and inspiring. Your participants will come away from the event with a better understanding of their “why”, clarity of purpose, and empowering, actionable how-to’s to help them perform at their next level as well as lead more extraordinary lives.

Our world – and workforces – are in a constant state of change. As leaders, and as people, the way we manage, communicate, collaborate, and connect has to have the flexibility to change as well. Clint helps audiences create the mindsets and skill sets they need to meet the demands of an ever-shifting world with more agility and ease with a whole lot less stress!

As an entertaining motivational speaker, Clint offers the best of two worlds: A high-energy motivator with a powerful message on employee retention and creating moments that matter. Your audience will feel the WOW power from jaw-dropping drum performances, perfectly timed comedy, and expertly delivered messages filled with timely strategies and insights.

An incredible combination of humor, stories, strategy, and relevant messaging, Clint reaches and connects with every member of your audience. Whether they are in leadership, management, sales, service, support, or education, he’ll have them captivated, inspired, and eager to take positive action!


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Absolutely amazing, authentic energy. The vulnerable quality you speak with and humor infused was absolutely fantastic. I wish that this session could have been double, I needed to hear a lot more of your insights. Thank you so much! - WASBO Mentorship Vs Management Event, Education Attendee Comments


The energy was so high as people left the ballroom, and it continued as they gathered afterwards. Clint set a great tone for the conference--there was a great mix of message as well as interaction. I've never seen our whole audience on their feet! - Jamie Chylynski, Washington Association of School Administrators


Clint is both effective and inspiring. He is a courageous and animated speakers who uses his personal story to empower and teach others. His presentation on Mentorship vs Management really hit the mark and had several "ah ha" moments. - Wendy Ruud, Independent Community Banks of North Dakota


A greater focus on mentorship in the workplace is now truly a key to our success. I highly recommend Clint. You will not be disappointed. - Dianna Kokoszka, Keller Williams Realty Inc.


Clint’s keynote is still being talked about within our company. The engagement, humor, content, and movement he created for us at Hewlett Packard will not be forgotten. He is without a doubt one of the most effective speakers we’ve ever had. - Bob Southworth, Hewlett Packard