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David  Atkins

David Atkins

Keynote Speaker & 22 Year Law Enforcement Captain

David Atkins

Keynote Speaker & 22 Year Law Enforcement Captain


David is a retired New York State Police Captain after 22 years of service. He ran all State Police operations for the County of Westchester NY, averaging approximately 400-500,000 911 calls a year. David was the New York State Trooper of the Year in 2003 followed by New York State Police Investigator of the Year in 2007.

He moved up through the ranks during his 22-year career with the New York State Police. He went from patrol to Investigations to leading undercover units involved in Organized Crime, Auto Theft, Money Laundering, and large-scale drug organizations. David was also a first responder at Ground Zero on 09/11 where he spent weeks working in New York City. At the end of his career, he was the Incident Commander for the USGA 2020 US Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, NY.

While working full-time with the NY State Police, David also built a million-dollar international direct sales business with Beachbody, leading a team of 1,400 people today. Through his success both in law enforcement and business, David became a Keynote Motivational Speaker presenting to groups of a few hundred people to over 20,000 people in the NFL Super Dome in New Orleans. David recently published his first book The Leveled Up Life and exclusively works with clients 1:1 as an Executive Coach and in groups in his Consulting business. Most importantly David is a husband and a Father to his three daughters.

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No Excuses: Breakthrough Your Fear & Adversity

In this Keynote you will recognize the excuses we all tell ourselves of why we can’t achieve a certain goal, or attain that next promotion, or make the biggest impact in our career and life.

This program is perfect for:

  • Executives and leaders responsible for inspiring their team to get to that next level
  • Sales teams who feel stuck in their business and life
  • Organizations who want to create momentum among their employees
  • Entrepreneurs who feel stuck getting the momentum they need to succeed
  • Law Enforment Professionals

The audience will leave with:

  • Empowerment that they can achieve big goals
  • Inspiration to take action immediately towards that next level
  • Having a vision that they can see and feel before they are even there
  • The positive mindset and attitude needed each day to succeed no matter what happens in life