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Diverse Public Speaker
I’ve been in the public eye for over 25 years speaking to diverse crowds: from high level government and military officials to children and everyone in between. I have extensive customer service and teaching experience; I can speak on the following topics:
- Customer service
- Using introversion to your advantage
- Table manners for children
- Book club hot picks
- Motivational topics: overcoming adversity
- Global vaccinations
- Blogging, vlogging, and social media
- Acceptance and raising a gay child
- Others; just ask!
April 2014: Discussed raising a gay child on Body Mind Radio with Michele Paiva
May 2014: I moderated the panel: Beyond the Blog: Introduce Yourself to Vlogging and Podcasting at BEA Book Bloggers Convention at Book Expo America.
March 2014: I appeared on the Sheila Alexander-Reid LIVE radio show on WPFW 89.3 FM. Topic: Women’s History Month Special; Women Behaving Badly: The Power of Unconventional Women.
September 2014: Speaker at KidLitCon in Sacramento. Topic : Beyond the Echo Chamber of the Kidlitosphere: Reaching Readers
June 2015: Joined Dr. Nicole Cutts of Inside Out LGBT Radio as special co-host. Topic: Reflections of Diversity in Fiction.
October 2015: panelist at KidLitCon in Baltimore. Topic: Evaluating authentic representation in literatureP
November 2015: Speaker at The Divatude Experience 2015. Topic: Believe in the Power of You. click here for YouTube video presentation.
March 2016: Speaker at [email protected] Summit, Washington DC. Topic: Recruitment.
October 2016: Speaker at KidLitCon in Wichita. Topic: Big Issues in YA Literature (with Rita Ahrens)