Stephen Wilbers is a keynote speaker, speech coach and award-winning author. His training seminars in effective writing have helped more than 10,000 creative, business, technical, legal and academic writers.

Wilbers’ columns on effective writing have appeared in newspapers and magazines across the country, and he has taught written and oral presentation skills at the University of Minnesota’s Technological Leadership Institute since 1998. He has also taught in the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management M.B.A. Program, the Program in American Studies, and the Program in Creative and Professional Writing.

He has written several books on writing, including Mastering the Craft of Writing: How to Write with Clarity, Emphasis, and Style and Keys to Great Writing: Mastering the Elements of Composition and Revision, as well as three books about northern Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.