Speakers with Purpose-Driven Stories
If you're looking for experts who inspire groups to do good while doing well and share strategies for balancing purpose with profit, the Leading Authorities team can connect you with top-rated keynote speakers who fit your meeting's theme. Let us know how we can help you make your next meeting a success.
Valuable Insights from Global Changemakers
So many of our talented speakers are out there making a difference in the world and captivating audiences with their moving stories of creating change through service, technology, innovation, education, and other avenues.
Here are speakers who can inspire your audience by sharing their experiences of serving a wider purpose in the world.
Jessica O. Matthews, Innovator and CEO, Uncharted
Jessica O. Matthews is a young inventor breaking race and gender barriers through her game-changing company, which helps cities reduce the cost of the infrastructure to be truly smart, sustainable, and equitable for all. She shares with audiences how to develop a disruptor’s mindset, spark reinvention, and foster equitable innovation to give birth to solutions for the challenges our world is facing today.
Samuel Bertram, Pragmatic Futurist, Agricultural Entrepreneur, Global Changemaker
An advocate for gritty entrepreneurship aimed at solving real-world problems, Samuel Bertram is on a mission to end world hunger through an innovative approach to automated indoor farming. He draws from his experiences as the founder and leader of a mission-driven startup to spur organizations to tap into creativity and value-based decision-making to make a global impact.
William McNulty, Marine Veteran, Co-Founder of Team Rubicon & White Stork
After an accomplished military career, William McNulty filled the service void in his life by developing a non-governmental organization that deploys teams of military veterans in response to natural disasters around the world. Captivating and inspiring, he speaks to building purpose-driven cultures, pushing past difficult moments to achieve audacious goals, and pursuing innovative methods to solve age-old problems.
Tarika Barrett, CEO, Girls Who Code
Dr. Tarika Barrett is on a mission to transform perceptions of what a programmer can look like and close the gender gap in technology by inspiring, educating, and equipping young women with computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities. In her talks, she shares actionable steps for creating more representative, inclusive, and supportive environments for women and other diverse groups.
Nate Mook, Activist Entrepreneur; Former CEO of World Central Kitchen
During his five-year tenure as the CEO of World Central Kitchen, Nate Mook grew the worldwide nonprofit from $1 million to $400 million a year generated in global impact as he spearheaded the organization's food relief efforts. Now the president of the Ukraine Foundation, he offers valuable lessons on building a purpose-driven movement from the ground up and leading through crisis and change.
Scott Harrison, Founder and CEO of charity: water
Scott Harrison turned the traditional idea of charity on its head with his ground-breaking non-profit that aims to address the global water crisis and has brought clean, safe drinking water to millions of people around the world. When speaking, he inspires audiences to blaze a trail for change through a combination of innovation, motivation, and radical transparency.
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