African-American Speakers

  • Harvey Alston

    Motivates People & Organizations to Be Their Best

    Considered one of the most dynamic, “high octane” speakers in America. Harvey Alston has been a full-time speaker since 1989. He has spoken to millions of people throughout the United States who have benefited not only from his knowledge, but also from the wisdom that …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $5,000 or less
    Traveling From:
    OH
  • James Amps III

    Personal Accountability Speaker

    Internationally renowned keynote speaker, consultant and author James Amps III has delivered presentations to more than 550 corporate and professional audiences worldwide. Having combined his professional experience in team building, diversity and executive coaching, he founded AMPS International, LLC, a multi-million dollar company that provides …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $5,001-$7,500
    Traveling From:
    FL
  • Courtney Anderson, JD

    Expert In Leadership & Workforce Law Compliance

    Courtney Elizabeth Anderson, JD, MBA, "the workplace relationship expert" is an internationally renowned motivational and keynote speaker in all areas of leadership, personal empowerment and employment law workplace compliance. Dr. Anderson is an attorney, author, keynote speaker, corporate trainer, educator, entertainer & entrepreneur. A globally …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $7,501-$10,000
    Traveling From:
    TX
  • Vernice "FlyGirl" Armour

    First African-American Female Combat Pilot

    Known simply as FlyGirl, Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour went from beat cop to combat pilot in 3 years. Within months of earning her wings, she found herself flying over the deserts of Iraq supporting the men and women on the ground. After serving two tours overseas, …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $15,001-$20,000
    Traveling From:
    GA
  • Jabari Asim

    Cultural Voice

    Jabari Asim is the editor-in-chief of “Crisis” magazine, a preeminent journal of politics, ideas and culture published by the NAACP and founded by W.E.B. Du Bois in 1910. He spent 11 years at the Washington Post, where he served as deputy editor of the book …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $5,001-$7,500
    Traveling From:
    MD
  • Bertice Berry

    Sociologist, Best-Selling Author, Comedienne, and Educator

    No one defies stereotypes, generalizations or clichés more than Dr. Bertice Berry. Growing up poor in Wilmington, Delaware, the sixth of seven children, Bertice was told by a high school teacher that she was "not college material". Fortunately, there was another teacher who believed that …Read More

    Fee Range:
    Call for Fee
    Traveling From:
    GA
  • Lenora Billings-Harris

    Diversity and Inclusion

    As a diversity strategist, Lenora partners with organizations to help them make diversity a competitive advantage. She has been included as one of 100 Global Thought Leaders on Diversity and Inclusion by The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and was named by Diversity Woman …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $7,501-$10,000
    Traveling From:
    NC
  • Les Brown

    Motivator, TV Personality, Best Selling Author

    As a renowned professional speaker, author and television personality, Les Brown has risen to national prominence by delivering a high energy message which tells people how to shake off mediocrity and live up to their greatness. It is a message Les Brown has learned from …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Adolph Brown, PhD

    The World's Greatest Edu-tainer

    Dr. Adolph Brown is the Founder, President, and CEO of The Leadership & Learning Institute.  As a former public school educator & credentialed administrator, full tenured university professor, university dean & businessman, Dr. Brown has studied and worked along side highly successful leaders & educators. …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $7,501-$10,000
    Traveling From:
    VA
  • Coach Ken Carter

    Coach, Author, Educator and Inspiration for the Film Coach Carter

    Average is Just Not Good Enough. PERIOD! When famed high school basketball coach Ken Carter literally locked his undefeated, state play-off bound team out of the gym and forced them to hit the books and stop counting on athletic potential as the only ticket out …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $10,001-$15,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
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