Inspirus Consulting


Al Sullivan, MSOD, SPHR

Al Sullivan is the president and owner of Inspirus Consulting Inc., which he founded in 2008. The purpose of the firm is to co-create healthy human systems. This is achieved by helping everyone to do their best work and live their best lives.

The firm was founded on the following ways of working.
  • Trust
  • Innovation
  • Action Research
  • Authenticity
  • Global Orientation
  • Measured Results
  • Customized Delivery Systems
  • Strategic Relevance

Al is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) with over 20 years total experience. He earned an MS Organization Development degree from American University in Washington, DC. He also earned his BA degree from Alabama A&M University. Al completed his Certified Professional Coach training at the International Coaching Federation (ICF) accredited Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (IPEC). Al leverages his Six Sigma process improvement knowledge to continuously improve strategic outcomes. He’s also a US Army Ranger School graduate.

Al has experience working at all organizational levels from the front lines to the executive suite. He is accustomed to working across a variety of functional areas. During his career Al served in roles such as Army Officer, Manufacturing Manager, and Global Human Resources leader.

Clients describe Al’s personal presence by the following.
    • Transparent
    • Challenges Status Quo
    • Inspiring
    • Supportive
    • Curious
    • Life Long Learner
    • Creative
    • Practical Strategist
Volunteer / Membership Organizations
  • 100 Black Men of America, Inc., (Youth Mentoring, Current Board of Directors)
  • Triangle Society of Human Resources Management (Previous Diversity Director)
  • Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM)
  • National Training Laboratories (NTL), Diversity, Inclusion & Social Justice Committee
Personal Interests
  • Live Jazz Events
  • Hiking the Appalachian Mountains (During the Spring / Fall Season)
  • Triathlon Racing
  • Fishing
Consultant Team Members (expertise & experience):

When you engage Inspirus Consulting, Inc. you gain access to a team of consultants with a diverse background of knowledge, experience and perspectives. Our team members have worked in a multitude of industries including (Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Electronics, Non Profits, Retail Consumer Goods, Academic Institutions, and the US Army). Our education credentials range from Ph.D.  to BS/BA.

For more information and examples about our approach and client outcomes, click the link to our success stories and client testimonials