Jeff Butler is a speaker, author and passionate millennial who helps organizations improve their retention of millennial employees. A native Californian and raised in Silicon Valley, Jeff has spent his entire life during the highest pattern of employee turnover in recorded history. Graduating from UC Berkeley with a degree in Computer Science, Jeff experienced the competition and challenges of recruiting, attracting, and retaining top talent first hand. Unlike other experts on millennials, Jeff has been in the trenches of what it means to be a millennial and what it takes to retain and keep them engaged. For example, as a software engineer, Jeff received dozens of emails and calls per month from recruiters. With Jeff ‘s versatile background, he has helped fortune 500 companies and thousands of professionals across the United States – in addition to appearing on TEDx in both 2016 and 2017

Career Background

  • Worked in 3 Silicon Valley startups & Fortune 500 companies
  • Decade of psychology research
  • Startup Advisor
  • Professional Speaker

Fun Facts

  • Related to Meriwether Lewis, also known as The Lewis, in Lewis & Clark
  • 15 lbs from breaking a World Record in Pull Ups
  • Trained for the 2012 Olympics under 3x Olympian Tore Gustafsson

Volunteer Work

  • American Foundation of Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
  • Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY)
  • Past President of Entrepreneurial Toastmasters
  • Speaks to high schoolers on Leadership

Contact Jeff

Jeff would love to hear from you! Write him a note and let him know what kind of event you’re planning and how he can help.