, Motivational speaker, & Author.
is recognized as an expert in her
is a best selling author, a well-respected business leader, and a national motivational speaker who speaks to corporations and associations across the country.
Coined the "speaker with passion" Linda
own personal experiences to deliver compelling keynote messages that inspire her
audiences to achieve.
As a personal development facilitator Linda helps participants improve themselves, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally.
has trained thousands of people in the areas of Leadership, Diversity, and Conflict Resolution.
has coached executives, CEO's, teachers and business people on the mechanics of power communication skills.
Linda's key to success is her
dedication and commitment to her
For three years Linda
hosted a radio talk show "The Motivational Power Hour" and a weekly cable TV show "Women of Prominence, Women of Promise.
worked with Les Brown
and Gladys Knight
to help promote Personal Achievement Television.
Linda is the 2002-2003 president of the National Speakers Association, Greater Los Angeles Chapter (NSA/GLAC), listed in Who's Who In Professional Speaking and Great Women Speakers.
is the 2002 winner of the prestigious "Connie Award" for outstanding platform skills.
is the author of two books including her national best seller, "Loving Yourself First: A Woman's Guide To Personal Power" and "A Complete Guide To Selling Books for the Self Published Author.
has appeared on more than 200 radio and TV shows nation wide, writes a syndicated column-Positive Talk with Linda
, and is the subject of an article entitled "Getting To Know You" in Essence Magazine
where she shares her spiritual solutions for getting high on life.
is the recipient of the Citi Bank Woman To Watch award, the YWCA's Incredible Women Making History award, and Black Women's Entrepreneur's 1999 Woman of Achievement.
Professional Women In Business presented Linda
with it's 2002 Phenomenal Women award, and the Cameron Eugene Jackson Children's Library
with the 2003 Women on the Move for the Community - Literacy Enhancement award.
Real Estate Sales license in 1981; her
Broker's license in 1983 and in 1986 graduated with honors from the Mortgage Banking Institute
with an emphasis in finance.
For eight years she
was a top producing sales person and a member of the distinguished "Million Dollar Club
Linda worked as a real estate loan officer for Wells Fargo Bank handling four branches and the CRA Community Development Liaison for Bank of America handling all of Southern California.
has always been a champion for women.
In 1987 she founded an organization "Women for Financial Independence" which earned her the honored title "Outstanding Woman of America.
In 2002 Linda
established a non-profit, The Center for Personal Growth and Development
, where she
is working to bring personal development and self- improvement programs to the community.
is committed to making this a better world.
knows there may be one idea; one thoughtful comment, a smile, or just knowing that someone cares that may be the defining point in helping someone make the decision to change his
knows first hand from the hundreds of letters that she
receives from across the country that she
is doing the right thing.
Some of Linda's
most requested Motivational Keynotes are:
• Over the Wall: How to Overcome Obstacles - Linda
own personal experience of being one of the first Women under 5 feet 4 inches to successfully go over a six-foot, solid concrete wall at the Los Angeles County
Sheriff's Academy to teach participants to focus on solutions and positive outcomes.
• Staying in the Chase: Learning to go the Distance - Linda
personal story as a runner to describe how she
managed to come back and win a national track meet after being kicked off the track team.
This keynote helps participants prepare to "Go the Distance" without giving up.
To book Linda Coleman-Willis
for speaking engagements or to facilitate a personal development workshop contact Blue Feather Management at 888 797-6700.
web site at www.Lindaspeak.com or email Lindaspeak@aol.com.
is located in Los Angeles, California, but is available to speak nationally.