ALL SPEAKER BIOS
February 22 - 7pm eastern
Keynote Speaker - Todd Stottlemyre
Day 1 - Feb 23, 2021
Todd Stottlemyre, author and speaker, has a passion for coaching how to win at the highest levels in business and personal life. Todd is a former major league baseball pitcher where he played for 15 seasons and participated in three World Championships. Todd received the prestigious Branch Rickey Award and the Lou Gehrig Award. His latest book is The Observer: A Modern Fable on Mastering Your Thoughts & Emotions. Todd lives in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife Erica and their five beautiful children.
Meet our Speakers
Day 1 - Feb 23, 2021
Shea Vaughn is a leading wellness and fitness expert whose work has won the endorsement of the City of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Public Health. She has trained and consulted with corporate leaders, celebrities and innovative entrepreneurs around the country, affectionately earning her the title of America’s Queen of Wellness. Ms. Vaughn is considered a pioneer in this field having created wellness & fitness principles to drive significant improvements and well-being in personal performance and transitioned this philosophy to inspire business wellness and success.
Simon Daniels is a singer, songwriter, multi instrumentalist most known as the lead singer, guitarist of the multi platinum band Autograph.
After many years of internal and external struggle Simon became a observant and student of life incorporating a philosophy for well-being through living in a fully conscience state of mind based in the importance of prioritizing all decisions and choices from moment to moment from thoughts, feelings, words and actions.
Simon resides in Los Angeles when not on tour. Simon is a thought leader on BestEverYou.
Dr. Dain Heer
Dr Dain Heer is a best-selling author, speaker and joy seeker who inspires thousands to embrace their difference and claim their greatness. He is the co-creator of Access Consciousness, one of the largest personal development companies globally. A former chiropractor from Los Angeles, his Being You Changing the World book has sparked a movement to truly have gratitude for being alive.
Known in the fitness community as the Mind-Body-Soul Connector and selected by Verywell.com as one of the top one hundred voices in wellness for 2020, Robert Brace is a celebrity wellness expert, motivational speaker, former soloist ballet dancer and star of the Food Network’s weight-loss reality show “Fat Chef.” In 2008, he founded what is now known as Brace Life Studios (BLS), New York’s destination for mind-body transformation.
Day 2 - Feb 24, 2021
Kris Fuller is the CEO and founder of Your Life Sparkles and the Chief Creative Officer and Co-Owner of The Best Ever You Network. She is an author of three books, including Terramara: Mara's Transformation.
She is the co-author and designer of the best-selling Best Ever You Journals.
Kris is an inspirational speaker and host of empowerment events. She has worked in public education in Ontario, Alberta, BC and England.e is an inspirational speaker, artist and author. She loves writing children's books, young adult fantasy and Self-Improvement. She lives in Enderby, BC, Canada with her beautiful cat, Mia Valentina.
Brian Hilliard is a Popular Speaker & Author of the best-selling book Networking Like a Pro, and How to Overachieve w/o Over Committing. As a graduate of Duke University, Brian started his speaking business in 2001, where he has spoken to literally hundreds of audiences in the areas of Marketing, Leadership & High Performance Success. Some of Brian’s work has appeared nationally in Entrepreneur Magazine, Black Enterprise, and the Martha Zoller Morning Show – where his interview was broadcast to over 2 million listeners. When not speaking, Brian enjoys playing golf, watching basketball and taking in as many movies as possible on NetFlix!
Jennie Lee is a certified yoga therapist and spiritual coach, with a diverse international following of clients from CEOs to celebrities. Known for her candid authenticity, she is passionate about helping people reconnect to their soul wisdom and craft purposeful lives. She is also is a multi-award winning author of three books - SPARK CHANGE: 108 Provocative Questions for Spiritual Evolution; TRUE YOGA: Practicing with the Yoga Sutras for Happiness and Spiritual Fulfillment; and BREATHING LOVE: Meditation in Action. When she is not writing or coaching, Jennie enjoys surfing near her home in Hawai’i.
Deb Landry is an author, certified parenting coach and life coach, professional operational consultant, podcast host, and activist for children’s rights. She is the author of Independence, A Memoir of Secrets Discovery and Forgiveness and has authored three children’s books. A humanitarian and philanthropist, Landry specializes in bullying and harassment prevention and safe school climate planning. Deb knows first-hand how childhood trauma can psychologically affect the growth of youth and has spent over twenty years as the co-founder and Executive Director of Crossroads, a youth character education nonprofit with a focus on developmental education to raise resilient and respectful youth.
Boston-born, Los Angeles based, actor, writer and comic, Canadian Bernard Robichaud, known to fans worldwide as Cyrus, the gun-toting, drug dealing nemesis from the hit television series Trailer Park Boys, started his life in the spotlight as a sought after model. Believe it or not, this athletic man who grew up playing hockey and basketball and today is an avid golfer was hired to voice the characters of both Robert and Becky in the CBC radio drama In Becky’s Name.
His uncanny talent of being able to transform himself into a rough and tumble lowlife to a ruggedly handsome good guy has garnered Bernard a variety of most interesting roles over his career including performing alongside such Hollywood icons as James Caan and Kathy Bates. Bernard Robichaud is a Prostate Cancer Survivor.
Day 3 - Feb 25, 2021
Dr. Ivan Misner
Dr. Ivan Misner is the Founder & Chief Visionary Officer of BNI, the world’s largest business networking organization. Founded in 1985 the organization now has over 10,000 chapters throughout every populated continent of the world. Last year alone, BNI generated 11.5 million referrals resulting in $16.3 billion dollars worth of business for its members.
Dr. Misner’s Ph.D. is from the University of Southern California. He is a New York Times Bestselling author who has written 26 books including one of his latest books – Who’s in Your Room? He is also a columnist for Entrepreneur.com and has been a university professor as well as a member of the Board of Trustees for the University of La Verne.
Called the “Father of Modern Networking” by both Forbes and CNN, Dr. Misner is considered to be one of the world’s leading experts on business networking and has been a keynote speaker for major corporations and associations throughout the world. He has been featured in the L.A. Times, Wall Street Journal, and New York Times, as well as numerous TV and radio shows including CNN, the BBC, and The Today Show on NBC.
Among his many awards, he has been named “Humanitarian of the Year” by the Red Cross and has been the recipient of the John C. Maxwell Leadership Award. He is proud that he and his late wife, Elisabeth, are the Co-Founders of the BNI Charitable Foundation. They also reached “empty nester” status after happily raising their three children. Oh, and in his spare time!!! he is also an amateur magician and a black belt in karate.
Elizabeth Hamilton Guarino is a trusted mindset, leadership and personal & corporate development consultant. As the Founder and CEO of Best Ever You and Compliance4, Elizabeth has helped thousands around the globe be their best and achieve world-class excellence. As a trusted leader, influencer, consultant, trainer and speaker and author, Elizabeth provides development and training to individuals and organizations around the world.
Guarino is the author of six books including the Hay House best-seller, PERCOLATE - Let Your Best Self Filter Through. She is a a Shorty Awards Finalist, winner of the FiNext Leadership Award and serves as Leadership Advisor for the Olympia Snowe Leadership Institute.
Minnesota native Brianna Brown Keen is an award-winning actress who has worked for over two decades in Hollywood with projects ranging from top grossing feature films, to Emmy-winning television shows, to indie projects she has produced. She is often recognized for her roles on Dynasty, Devious Maids, General Hospital and Homeland.
Brianna is the Founder and CEO of the 501c3 non-profit organization The New Hollywood which was established in 2006 that is dedicated to supporting socially conscious storytellers and changemakers thru goals, grants & mentorship.
Brianna is also the Chair Ambassador for the National Women’s History Museum, a public speaker on the topic, “Manifesting Your Mission”, offers in-person and online workshops as well as small group accountability coaching using the method within Manifesting Your Mission.
Sherianna Boyle is an international, Emotional Detox Coach®, author of eight books, including her most recent Emotional Detox and Emotional Detox for Anxiety. Sherianna has been featured in over eighty-five articles, and a featured presenter for renowned organizations such as: PESI® Behavioral and Mental Health Education, Kripalu Health & Yoga Center, 1440 Multiversity University and more. Her book, The Four Gifts of Anxiety, was endorsed by the National Association of Mental Health. She is an adjunct Psychology Professor and founder of Emotional Detox Coaching® servicing clients (of all ages background and abilities) virtually world wide. She is the co-founder of CLEANSElife.com, which features her CLEANSE Yoga® virtual video collection, host of Emotional Detox Radio Show on Healthylife.net. and co-host of Emotional Detox Now Podcast. She is married to her home town hubby, KB raising three daughters, living her best CLEANSElife!
Day 4 - Feb 26, 2021
Carey Davidson is an expert in human relations. As the Founder of Tournesol Wellness in NYC, Carey designed a practical system that combines frontier science, profound intuitive insights and ancient wisdom to empower people and companies with skills that maximize every relationship by leveraging unique interactive styles.
Her transformative method is captured in her groundbreaking book The Five Archetypes: Discover Your True Nature and Transform Your Life and Relationships (Simon & Schuster April 2020), which has helped thousands align with their truest selves.
Carey began her career as the head of HR at Columbia University and is also the co-founder of Tournesol Kids.
Kelly Smith is the author of the memoir Signs in the Rearview Mirror, Leaving a Toxic Relationship Behind. She created and hosts the Let’s Get Wicked Podcast and blogs about dating after toxic relationships and how to date again after a long term relationship has ended. Smith’s book shares her experiences being raised by a narcissistic parent and becoming both an abuser and the abused in her adult romantic relationships. The memoir is brutally honest about the painful realities of verbal, emotional and physical abuse. Smith is a Boston native who moved to the Austin, TX area July 2003. She has two sons in college and a younger son at home.
Emily A. Francis is a highly sought-after speaker, author, and wellness expert with an array of education and experience. She believes in a whole body, proactive approach to wellness where balance is the key, and kindness paves the way.
Emily is the host of the internet radio show All About Healing on Healthy Life Radio. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and Wellness as well as a Master’s of Science in Physical Education with a concentration in Human Performance. She graduated from the Atlanta School of Massage in clinical and neuromuscular massage therapy and went on to specialize through the Dr. Vodder School North America in manual lymphatic drainage and combined decongestive therapy, working specifically with lymphedema. She is a Usui & Karuna Ki Reiki master level practitioner.
Emily is originally from Atlanta, GA, and currently resides in Malta.