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Nora  McInerny
Nora McInerny

Best-Selling Author & “Terrible Thanks for Asking” Podcast Host

From her top five viral TED Talk to host of the podcast Terrible Thanks for Asking, Nora McInerny specializes in difficult conversations: death, loss, illness, mental health, trauma, change, and how to move forward with grief with love and humor.

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Dr. Eva  Selhub
Dr. Eva Selhub

Resiliency Expert & Coach

An internationally recognized expert on resiliency and stress reduction, Dr. Eva Selhub specializes in helping individuals and organizations improve health, wellbeing, productivity and outcomes by creating a culture of resilience.

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Dr. Rebecca  Heiss
Dr. Rebecca Heiss

Biologist & Stress Expert

Rebecca knows fear. As a biologist and stress expert, Dr. Rebecca Heiss is dedicated to helping us become self-aware and overcome our instinctual limitations.

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Dr. Taryn Marie Stejskal
Dr. Taryn Marie Stejskal

Leadership & Resilience Expert

Dr. Taryn Marie is the #1 foremost international expert on leadership and resilience, leadership development, and executive coaching in the face of challenge, complexity, and change.

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Nina  Sossamon-Pogue
Nina Sossamon-Pogue

Motivator & Author on Resilience, Adversity & Achievement

Nina Sossamon-Pogue is sought-after speaker and author on resilience, adversity and achievement. A former member the USA Gymnastics team, she became an award-winning journalist and television news anchor.

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Dr. Portia  Jackson-Preston
Dr. Portia Jackson-Preston

Assistant Professor of Public Health

Dr. Portia Jackson Preston is an Assistant Professor of Public Health at California State University, Fullerton, where she conducts research on multilevel approaches to self-care, and examines stressors such as racism drivers of health inequity.

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Christine  Cashen
Christine Cashen

Motivational Speaker & Author

Speaker Christine Cashen, one of today's most dynamic motivators worldwide, delivers a fast-paced, hilarious program on innovative ideas, handling conflict, reducing stress, and energizing employees.

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John  Medina
John Medina

Brain Scientist

Wherever the very latest neuroscience intersects with real-world challenges facing the workplace, education, healthcare, and our everyday lives, you’ll find energizing insights from brain scientist John Medina.

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Dr. James  Gordon
Dr. James Gordon

Psychiatrist & Founder of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine

James S. Gordon, MD, a Harvard-educated psychiatrist and former NIMH researcher. He is the Founder and CEO of the nonprofit Center for Mind-Body Medicine (CMBM) in Washington, DC.

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Nicholas  Webb
Nicholas Webb

Business Thought Leader & Healthcare Expert

Audiences are demanding speakers with real-world expertise and a proven background of success. Nicholas Webb enjoys one of the best reputations for delivering powerful and relevant talks that delight his audience.

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Karen M. Allen
Karen M. Allen

Mindset Expert

Karen M. Allen is a Mindset Expert and TEDx Speaker who is passionate about equipping individuals with the tools and resources to feel better, live better, and achieve their goals with a healthy mindset.

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Austin  Hatch
Austin Hatch

Helping Teams & Individuals Overcome Adversity

Austin Hatch is a walking miracle who survived two plane crashes in the span of 8 years. He launched his entrepreneurial venture Overcome It in 2019 and has since spoken to organizations across the country about his road to recovery.

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Helen  Hunt
Helen Hunt

Award Winning Actress, Accomplished Writer, Director & Producer

Helen Hunt has enjoyed a distinguished career not only as an award-winning actor but also as an accomplished writer, director and producer. As an actress, her extensive and diverse body of work includes roles in film, theater and television.

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Kim  Bevill
Kim Bevill

CEO of Gray Matters Consulting

Kim Bevill is an internationally recognized speaker, CEO of Gray Matters consulting, educator, author, and mother who addresses a wide-spread need for behaviors that harness the brain in the workplace and our personal life.

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Samantha  Harris
Samantha Harris

Emmy Winning TV Host & Breast Cancer Survivor

Best known as the co-host of Dancing with the Stars and Entertainment Tonight, Emmy-winner Samantha Harris is also an author, certified health coach and trainer, cancer survivor and thriver, healthy living advocate and unstoppable optimist.

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Cody  Rigsby
Cody Rigsby

Director of Cycling Content, Peloton

As the Director of Cycling Content at Peloton, Cody reminds everyone in his class to push themselves, but have a good time doing it, because we all need to have a little more fun.

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John  Coyle
John Coyle

Olympic Speed Skater & Design Thinking Expert

John “Kairos" Coyle is a true polymath: a champion athlete, a widely-read intellectual, a seasoned executive, an NBC sports analyst, a 3 time TedX speaker, a professor and award winning author of two books.

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Dr. Elizabeth  Lombardo
Dr. Elizabeth Lombardo

Shaquille O'Neal's "Head Coach for Happiness"

Dr. Elizabeth Lombardo is the authority on how to crush your inner critic so that you can live your life with purpose, fulfillment, and True Success™ – both personally and professionally.

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Heidi  Powell
Heidi Powell

Fitness & Transformation Expert

Heidi Powell is the ultimate female force. She is a trainer, transformation specialist, businesswoman and author. Heidi became a fixture in America’s living room as she worked side-by-side husband Chris Powell on ABC’s hit show, Extreme Weight Loss.

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Marilyn  Tam
Marilyn Tam

International Business Leader

An entrepreneur and humanitarian, speaker Marilyn Tam helps organizations integrate social and environmental concerns into business profitably.

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Shawn  Achor
Shawn Achor

Best-Selling Author of The Happiness Advantage

Shawn Achor is the world’s leading expert on the connection between happiness and success whose research has made the cover of Harvard Business Review.

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Christine  Carter
Christine Carter

Sociologist & Happiness Expert

The author of Raising Happiness Dr. Christine Carter shares science-based parenting advice and skills for building emotional intelligence.

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Jane  Seymour
Jane Seymour

Actress & Philanthropist

A multiple Emmy® and Golden Globe® winner, Jane Seymour has proven her talents in virtually all media, the Broadway stage, motion pictures and television. Her love of art and color has led to her great success as a painter and as a designer.

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Robert  Strong
Robert Strong

The Comedy Magician

Robert Strong, The Comedy Magician, has been entertaining audiences since 1985. He has performed on national television, in all 50 states, in 47 different countries, and twice at the White House.

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Neil  Pasricha
Neil Pasricha

Leadership & Happiness Expert

After graduating from Harvard Business School, Neil Pasricha spent a decade as Director of Leadership at Walmart, the world’s largest company. While there he wrote the 50-million-hit, award-winning blog 1000 Awesome Things and NYT bestsellers.

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Susan L. Taylor
Susan L. Taylor

Founder & CEO, National CARES Mentoring Movement

The visionary that built the Essence brand, Taylor left the magazine to found an organization devoted to breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty among African-Americans.

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Dr. Gina  Barreca
Dr. Gina Barreca

Author and Leading Expert on Gender & Humor

Dr. Gina Barreca has appeared on The Today Show, CNN and Oprah to discuss gender and humor. Her speeches have been called “a breath of fresh air,” “a ray of sunshine...,” and “very funny and uplifting.”

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Richard  Carmona
Richard Carmona

17th Surgeon General & CEO, Canyon Ranch Health

Having gone from high school dropout to serving as our nation’s top doctor, Carmona instills in audiences that anything is possible through commitment and determination.

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Kay  Frances
Kay Frances

America’s Funniest Stressbuster & Author

Known as “America’s Funniest Stressbuster,” Kay Frances has shared her message to “lighten up, stress less and take care of ourselves” in 38 states and Canada for over 25 years.

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Lee  Woodruff
Lee Woodruff

Author & Journalist

After ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff was wounded in Iraq, he and his wife, speaker Lee Woodruff, penned the best-selling In an Instant to help others cope with crisis.

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Shannon  Miller
Shannon Miller

Olympic Gold Medalist & Cancer Survivor

An unmatched athlete, celebrated health advocate, cancer survivor, and mother, Shannon Miller is an extraordinary individual who intimately understands the day-to-day plights of women experience.

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Meagan  Johnson
Meagan Johnson

Generational Expert

Meagan Johnson specializes in an "in-the-trenches" approach to customer service and human dynamics. Her common-sense insights help audiences navigate their relationships with both customers and co-workers.

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Bertice  Berry
Bertice Berry

Author, Educator & Social Activist

An expert on cultural diversity, Dr. Bertice Berry is an inspirational and humorous motivator who empowers people to improve their lives. She is the best-selling author of The Ties That Bind.

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Amy  Dee
Amy Dee

Storyteller & Comedian

Amy Dee is recognized by audiences across the country as a master storyteller and brilliant comedian. She combines her background in standup comedy and theatre with her RN degree and experience as a successful business owner.

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Garrison  Wynn
Garrison Wynn

Motivational Speaker

In his teens, Wynn promoted the world’s first video gaming system, and by age 27 he had developed success processes for 38 locations nationwide. His products are still being sold in 30 countries.

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Kelly  Corrigan
Kelly Corrigan

Author, Breast Cancer Survivor, Host of Exactly

Called “the voice of a generation” by O Magazine, Kelly Corrigan is the author of four New York Times bestsellers and host of the PBS primetime interview show Tell Me More with Kelly Corrigan and the weekly podcast, Kelly Corrigan Wonders.

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Elizabeth  Cohen
Elizabeth Cohen

CNN Senior Medical Correspondent & Author

Elizabeth Cohen’s Emmy Award-winning coverage of breaking medical news has revolutionized how the public receives healthcare information. Her coverage ranges from the BP oil disaster to navigating healthcare.

 

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Goldie  Hawn
Goldie Hawn

Academy Award-Winning Actress

One of Hollywood's most beloved actresses, Goldie Hawn is an Academy Award winner, producer, director, best-selling author, and children's advocate.

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Jose  Hernandez
Jose Hernandez

NASA Astronaut & Engineer

NASA engineer Jose Hernandez wanted to fly in space ever since he heard that the first Hispanic-American had been chosen to travel into space. That hard work paid off when Hernandez was selected to begin training as a mission specialist.

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Amy  Blankson
Amy Blankson

Co-founder of GoodThink & Author

The only person to be named a Point of Light by two Presidents, Amy Blankson co-founded GoodThink and was a key driver in developing and scaling the company as it sought to bring the science of happiness to life.

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Patrick  Hickey
Patrick Hickey

First Nurse to Climb Seven Summits of the World

Patrick Hickey became the first nurse to climb the 7 summits of the world to call attention to the nation's nurse shortage.  He parallels his story with goal setting, dedication, and facing adversity.  

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Donna  Hartley
Donna Hartley

Cancer, Plane Crash & Heart Disease Survivor

In her empowering story of survival, Donna Hartley draws on three life-changing events in her life, igniting her audience with the firepower to awaken their untapped potential and master change in their lives.

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Stephanie  Marston
Stephanie Marston

Work & Life Balance Expert

Marston is one of the most sought-after experts in the country. Her company Life Quality Seminars is dedicated to spreading the message of how to balance life’s competing priorities and create a high quality life.

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Laura  Stack
Laura Stack

Productivity & Time Management Expert

Laura Stack is a leading expert in the field of employee productivity & workplace issues, having consulted with Fortune 500s for nearly 20 years. She is the author of What to Do When There's Too Much to Do.

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Michael  Roizen
Michael Roizen

Chair, Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute

As one of the nation’s top doctors and author of numerous best-selling books, health and wellness expert Dr. Michael Roizen reveals the seven secrets to losing weight and living longer.

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Zonya  Foco
Zonya Foco

America's Nutrition Leader

Nobody motivates an audience more about the benefits of smart nutrition, everyday exercise and commonsense core habits than Zonya Foco, RD, CSP, America's Nutrition Leader.

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Victoria  Labalme
Victoria Labalme

Performance Strategist for the World's Top Leaders

Victoria Labalme helps people perform at their highest levels by Risking Forward to express their hidden genius.

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Jeanne  Ricks
Jeanne Ricks

Stress Sciences Expert & Nutritional Consultant

Often referred to as “The People’s Wellness Expert,” Jeanne Ricks has taken her crusade from the streets to the auditorium with a mission to demystify all the myriad information about wellness.

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David  Glickman
David Glickman

Entertainer for Corporate & Healthcare Audiences

In 1985, David Glickman left the American Heart Association to become a full-time speaker and entertainer, specializing in finding humor in the hectic corporate and healthcare environments.

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John  McPherson
John McPherson

Cartoonist and Writer, Close to Home

McPherson is the cartoonist and writer behind the renowned comic panel Close to Home. McPherson has published more than 20 book collections, yearly block calendars, and an award-winning line of greeting cards.

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Kathy  Ireland
Kathy Ireland

CEO, Kathy Ireland Worldwide

One of the most successful supermodels in history and one of Forbes’ 50 most successful women, business speaker Kathy Ireland is the CEO of Kathy Ireland Worldwide, a design and marketing company.

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Suzie  Humphreys
Suzie Humphreys

Motivator

With her unstoppable can-do spirit and no-nonsense wit, Suzie Humphreys lifts, jolts, nurtures and stretches her audiences! She has gone from administrative secretary to TV talk show host to 20 years in radio.

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Renee  Trudeau
Renee Trudeau

Work-Life Balance Expert

The author of several best-selling books, life balance expert/coach Renee Trudeau helps professionals reduce stress, enhance resiliency and mindfulness and come into greater work-life balance.

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Jan  McInnis
Jan McInnis

Veteran Comedy Emcee & Professional Speaker

McInnis has been performing comedy, emceeing events and delivering humor keynotes for the past 15 years. She’s worked with corporations, associations and professional events to make sure the event is a HIT.

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Patch  Adams
Patch Adams

Inspiration for Movie, Patch Adams

Patch Adams is founder and director of Gesundheit Institute, a free health facility in operation for over 20 years. His speeches are enthusiastic, perceptive and very funny.

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Dike  Drummond
Dike Drummond

Physician Coach & CEO of TheHappyMD.com

With years of experience at a family practice and as a business coach, Dr. Dike Drummond is a high-energy speaker with a talent for enabling transformation rather than just providing entertainment or information.

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Phillip C. McGraw
Phillip C. McGraw

Human Behavior Expert

Dr. Phillip McGraw, #1 New York Times best-selling author and Oprah's resident expert on human behavior, is clearly one of the world's most recognized experts in the strategy and management of life.

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Nancy  Snyderman
Nancy Snyderman

Former Chief Medical Editor, NBC News

Highly sought-after as a speaker, surgeon and veteran journalist Dr. Nancy Snyderman is one of America’s most trusted voices in healthcare.

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Daphne  Oz
Daphne Oz

Former Co-Host, The Chew

Daphne Oz was co-host of ABC's The Chew and is author of the national bestseller The Dorm Room Diet. Oz's work has centered on finding practical, delicious, and easy solutions to achieve lifelong health.

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Dr. Tara  Narula, MD
Dr. Tara Narula, MD

Cardiologist & CBS News Medical Contributor

A familiar face to viewers of CBS News, Dr. Tara Narula is a board certified cardiologist, associate director of the Cardiac Care Unit at Lenox Hill Hospital and assistant professor of cardiovascular medicine at the Zucker School of Medicine.

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Lisa  Belkin
Lisa Belkin

Senior National Correspondent, Yahoo! News

Lisa Belkin is the Senior National Correspondent for Yahoo! News. Prior to joining Yahoo!, she was the Senior Correspondent at the Huffington Post, where she reported on life, work and family.

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Holly Robinson Peete
Holly Robinson Peete

Actress

Peete is a TV star with roles in comedy and drama. Married to football player Rodney Peete, they have formed a foundation HollyRod, to help improve the lives of people plagued with devastating life circumstances.

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Pamela  Peeke
Pamela Peeke

Medicine & Health Commentator

Dr. Peeke is a regular medicine and science commentator for CNN and is a featured medicine and health commentator on NPR. She has also appeared as in-studio expert on the Oprah Winfrey Show, among others.

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Dr. John  La Puma
Dr. John La Puma

Founder of CHEF Clinic®

John La Puma M.D. is board-certified in internal medicine, a professionally trained chef and urban organic farmer. Founder of CHEF Clinic®, a national medical practice, The Wall Street Journal has called him “a secret weapon” in patient care.

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Danielle  Butin
Danielle Butin

International Activist & Humanitarian

Danielle Butin is the Founder and Executive Director of the Afya Foundation. Since its inception in 2007, Afya has shipped several hundred 40-foot containers packed with recovered humanitarian and medical supplies to more than 70 countries globally.

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Robert  Wicks
Robert Wicks

Doctor of Psychology

Dr. Robert Wicks has been called to speak calm into chaos by groups experiencing great stress, anxiety and confusion. In his talks, he reveals how to prevent secondary stress while maintaining an inner balance.

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Kristel  Bauer
Kristel Bauer

Wellness Expert & Top Self-Improvement Podcast Host

Kristel Bauer PA-C is the founder of Live Greatly, an integrative medicine fellow, and influencer in the wellness space sharing the message that you don't need to sacrifice your well-being to be extremely successful!

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Tara  Schuster
Tara Schuster

Best-Selling Author & Accomplished Entertainment Executive

Tara Schuster is a best-selling author, playwright, and accomplished entertainment executive. Her book, Buy Yourself The F*cking Lilies, debuted as the #1 New Release in Humor Essays and Self-Help on both Audible and Kindle.

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John  O'Leary
John O'Leary

Burn Victim, Author & Founder of Rising Above Programs

At the age of nine, John was severely burned on 100% of his body. No one expected him to survive the first night. But he did. From this tragedy, John received the greatest gift – embracing the truth and chosing how to.

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Courtney  Clark
Courtney Clark

Entrepreneur & Cancer Survivor

With two successful businesses, four rounds of cancer (so far!), and one brain aneurysm under her belt, Courtney Clark is the luckiest unlucky person in the world.

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Dr. Brian  Alman
Dr. Brian Alman

Global Expert in Reducing Stress

Dr. Brian Alman, Ph.D., has stress care down to a science. His mission is to make the world a happier and healthier place driven by clinical outcomes accessible to anyone.

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Damon  Bayles, PsyD
Damon Bayles, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist & Executive Coach

A clinical psychologist, executive coach and international lecturer on stress, mindfulness and behavior change, Dr. Damon Bayles is committed to helping people cut through the noise and distress in their lives to develop clarity and confidence.

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Colette  Carlson
Colette Carlson

Human Behavior Expert

Colette Carlson is a human behavior expert and CPAE Hall of Fame motivational keynote speaker who inspires organizations and individuals to connect and communicate in real and relevant ways.

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Pandit  Dasa
Pandit Dasa

Mindful Leadership Expert, Author & Urban Monk

Pandit Dasa is a Mindful Leadership Expert, motivational keynote speaker and author. Pandit helps organizations improve employee engagement, retention and workplace happiness.

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Blake  Mycoskie
Blake Mycoskie

Founder, TOMS & Co-Founder, MadeFor

Blake Mycoskie is a serial entrepreneur best known for founding TOMS and the person behind the idea of One for One®, a business model that helps a person in need with every product purchased.

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Carmen  Ortiz-McGhee
Carmen Ortiz-McGhee

Chief Operating Officer, NAIC

Trail-blazing Executive. Authentic Leader. Unwavering Advocate. These are just a few of the descriptions that come to mind when describing the emergent and compelling voice of Carmen Ortiz-McGhee.

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Sheri  Riley
Sheri Riley

Former Head of Marketing for LaFace Records

Sheri Riley works with high achievers to make choices that lead to less stress and more clarity. She ran the marketing at LaFace Records where her innovative approach helped introduce the world to some of the most influential, multi-platinum artists.

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Hunter  Woodhall
Hunter Woodhall

Three-Time Paralympic World Medalist

At only 21 years of age, Hunter Woodhall is redefining what it means to be an athlete, entrepreneur, and trailblazer, and setting a new tone for the next generation of dreamers.

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