Speaker

 Speaking at Ignite DC #3 (Photo by Jeff Tong and Jared Goralnick)

Workshop & Speaker Appearances

I am an ideal public speaker and workshop facilitator. I teach public speaking and communication studies at colleges and universities and can guarantee an engaging, relevant and inspiring speech and/or workshop. Visit HERE if you are interested in contacting me to facilitate a workshop for your organization or be featured as a guest speaker. I have substantive experience and knowledge to speak on topics relevant to the following subjects:

  • Youth Development and Education in the 21st century
  • The Arts in Urban Communities
  • Music in the 21st Century
  • Community Engagement
  • Social Media and the Arts
  • College in the 21st Century
  • Revolutionary Motherhood
  • Outreaching to Your Audience
  • Sharing Your Writer’s Voice
  • Conflict Resolution: The Root of All Communication

I have been a speaker, panelist and presenter at numerous events including:

Presenting to young women in the Loving Me Conference presented by the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter

2013 Arts & Humanities Festival at St. Elizabeth, Presenter, (Washington DC)

2013 Gender, Culture & Communication Panel Discussion at Northern Virginia Community College, Moderator, (Alexandria, VA)

2012 Audre Lorde: Litany of Survival , Moderator, (Washington DC)

2011 Capital Fringe Fest Training Factory, Panelist, (Washington DC)

2010 Words, Beats & Life Teach-In, Panelist, (Washington DC)

2010 BlogHer ’10 Conference, Panelist (New York City)

2010 Capital Fringe Festival Training Factory- Co-Facilitator (Washington, DC)

2010 Loving Me Conference for Young Women- Workshop Presenter (Hyattsville, MD)

2010 Ignite DC (Washington, DC)

2009 Mosaic Literary Conference (formerly Re:Verse) – Workshop Presenter (Bronx, NY)

2009 Level Ten Community Town Hall Meeting- Panelist (Washington, DC)

2008 International Soul Music Summit-Panelist (Atlanta, GA)

2008 Re:Verse Literary Conference & Festival- Workshop Presenter (Bronx, NY)