2021 Speakers

Aurea McGarry

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Aurea with her many books and messages of success, hope and faith have been featured on over 500 radio shows worldwide and on over 150 TV shows including; Atlanta & Company, Atlanta Live, PBS, ION, The 700 Club, DAYTIME NBC, Fox News, CBS, Niteline Southeast, and many more with audiences in the millions.

Austin Zelan

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Austin Zelan was born in Renton, WA on September 30, 1996. He is an American entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. His parents set him on the path of education, and after receiving a Master’s degree in Business from Northwest University, Austin is right back on track to educating others.

Brielle Cotterman

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I’m a survivor of attempted murder and domestic violence, a wife, a mother, entrepreneur, former Mrs. Indiana America, World’ Champion Equestrian and an IU grad. I almost let the first fact, that I am a survivor of attempted murder and domestic violence, keep me from remembering or achieving any of the rest of the descriptions on that list.

George Kramb

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George Kramb is known for being both an entrepreneur and a family man. His passion for helping others started early on as he began his career in healthcare working with medical device companies. As an integral part in thousands of surgeries, George assisted surgeons across the west coast with everything from orthopedic, sports medicine, plastics, and trauma.

Joseph Gandolfo

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Joseph Gandolfo, M.A. is a conveyor of powerful ideas and principles that change lives. For over 28 years, he has engaged firsthand the human experience as a Life Coach, Licensed Counselor, Professional Speaker, Author, Professor and Consultant. He has coached, counseled and spoken to thousands of individuals and groups including youth, college students, parents and educators.

Joshua Ludlam

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I’ve never been an optimist. Growing up a pastor’s kid in a strict home I was taught that people were essentially evil and would always let you down. The best we could do was hope for the best, but expect the worst. I considered myself a realist, and I also believed myself to be deeply flawed, along with everyone else. I never practiced in ministry, but instead went into the business world.

Leah Garcés

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Leah Garcés is the president of Mercy For Animals. She has been fighting for better food and farming systems for nearly 20 years as a leader in the animal protection movement. She oversaw international campaigns in 14 countries at the World Society for the Protection of Animals and launched Compassion in World Farming in the United States.

Mark Hayes

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Mark Hayes has spent nearly three decades bringing news viewers in major cities across the country their news and information of the day. Some of his stops include Dallas, Denver, Detroit and Baltimore. However, his proudest accomplishments came during his tenure in the great city of Atlanta, GA.

Moshe Gersht

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Today, Moshe Gersht is Wall Street Journal bestselling author and sought out spiritual teacher in Jerusalem. However, before that, Moshe was signed with a record label as the singer songwriter for a rock band, touring the country while his songs played on radio and MTV.

Radmila Loly

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Radmila Lolly was born in Moscow, Russia. When Radmila was growing up, she always listened to her mother sing melodies that she composed around the house, which sparked Radmila’s own interest in music. This led her to begin her formal vocal training at a young age. Her first performance was a private recital at the age of sixteen in London. Her mother was also a painter, and by observing her work, Radmila learned to sketch her own designs.

Ruth Rathblott

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Inspirational Speaker Ruth Rathblott is an award-winning CEO who is committed to creating inclusion for all. She is a leader who has spent her entire career focused on providing opportunities for those who face obstacles. Ruth was born with a limb difference and currently speaks on issues of inclusion and diversity, the gifts of being unique, the freedom of accepting your differences, and rising above life’s challenges.

Seanlai

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Seanlai is an award winning CEO, author, behaviorist and creator of The Science of Connection. She decoded the biological formula for human connection and created an easy to follow system for interconnected communication. She is also the host of the wildly popular SexUnShamed sex podcast. Seanlai understands human behavior from more than an academic view point.

Sonia Jhas

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Mindset and Wellness expert Sonia Jhas is on a mission to help you live your best life. After walking away from a skyrocketing corporate career, she launched her own brand to inspire, educate and motivate her clients around the world. After building a staggering social media following of over half a million fans globally, it became clear that the public wanted Sonia’s tips, techniques, motivation, and encouragement.

Yvette Pegues

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Yvette Pegues, Ed.D.(c) is a Doctor of Christian Education for Special Populations candidate, Corporate Disability/Diversity Consultant, Inclusion Advocate Founder/CTO (Chief Transformation Officer) of Your Invisible DisAbility Group, award-winning International keynote speaker, published author, happily married wife and mother of 2-incredible boys. Education is not wasted on Yvette – especially since neither of her parents could read or write.