Spencer Tillman

What's Your Game Plan?

One (1) CE Hour   | Category D


Twitter: @SpenceTillman


Course Description

In business and in every other area of life, we encounter challenging situations that threaten a team's growth and development. 

It is within difficult times, where we must draw on preparation, experience, and strength of character if we hope to reach our collect objectives; we need a solid “game plan”. Through personal anecdotes, illustrations from sports, and timeless wisdom, Spencer Tillman challenges you and your team to win when the pressure is on.

Course Sponsored By:
Wymer Brownlee

Speaker Bio

Spencer Tillman was an All-American running back at the University of Oklahoma (1983-86) who helped lead the Sooners to the 1985 national championship as team captain. He was drafted by the Houston Oilers in the 1987 NFL Draft and played there until 1988. He played eight seasons in the league, including with the Super Bowl XXIV champion San Francisco 49ers in 1989, where he was a team co-captain along with Joe Montana and Ronnie Lott. In 1992, Tillman returned to Houston, where he played through his final season in 1994.

Born in Tulsa, Okla., Tillman graduated from Thomas Edison High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and in communications from the University of Oklahoma in 1988. He currently resides in Sugar Land, Texas, with his wife, Rita, and their four daughters (Alisa, Blair, Mir and Bailey). Tillman is active with the non-profit group Lift Up America and is a motivational speaker. In 2005, Tillman authored “Scoring in the Red Zone: How to Lead Successfully When the Pressure is On.”