Speakers with Purpose-Driven Stories
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.
- Tarika Barrett, CEO, Girls Who Code
- Jessica O. Matthews, Innovator and CEO, Uncharted
- Matthew Griffin, Co-Founder and CEO, Combat Flip Flops
- William McNulty, Marine Veteran; Founder, Team Rubicon
- Scott Harrison, Founder and CEO of charity: water
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.
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.
Co-Founder and CEO, Combat Flip Flops
Matthew Griffin uses the proceeds from his shoe and accessories brand to help pull local populations in developing nations out of poverty and fund education for hundreds of girls in Northern Afghanistan. In speeches, he shares why “anything worth doing is worth overdoing” and motivates audiences to chase big goals and create positive change.
Marine Veteran; Founder, Team Rubicon
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.
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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