About Us

The Society of Emotional Intelligence (SoEI) is a nonprofit 501(c) (3) professional association. It was founded in 2009 by Dr. Hank Clemons. SoEI is dedicated to bringing emotional intelligence into practice in all walks of life including schools, families, organizations, and communities.

Our goal is to grow the effectiveness and impact of our members through sharing of ideas, experiences, knowledge and interactive programs featuring best-class thought leaders from not only EI but a broad range of disciplines that include but not limited to: conflict management, peace-making, mediation, diversity, coaching and leadership.


Be the premier professional membership driven association for those interested in understanding and applying emotional intelligence in their personal and professional lives as well as the lives of others. 


Inspire and encourage the use of emotional intelligence in all we do. 

The How

SoEI is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness of individuals and organizations through the recognition, training and development of Emotional Intelligence. SoEI also offers coaching and consulting and is dedicated to providing one-on
-one coaching programs to increase ones emotional intelligence in everyday life. It will also offer an annual conference to bring together practitioners and novices from around the globe. 
The Society of Emotional Intelligence encourages sharing and mutual learning by its members and embraces the broad range of their diversity. If you or your organization is not a member, consider joining us.