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SPEAK Certified Master Speakers (CMS)

All of our speakers not only meet our highest professional speaker performance standards. But are trained to infuse your meeting, event or conference with a dynamic point of view, powerful delivery and sizzling, provocative content. Our certified speakers will not only inspire your audience but create a memorable meeting that will leave your attendees buzzing!

For a complete listing of our Certified Master Speaker requirements, please email help@suzanneevans.org

Our list of Certified Master Speakers is growing constantly, so please check back to see our ever growing list.

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Get to know our speakers:

Kricket Harrison

Kricket Harrison is a professional speaker, trainer, business productivity coach and the author of Focus to the Finish Line, 5 Steps to Follow-Through and Finally Make Money. She utilizes cutting-edge training, knowledge and personal experience to help her clients maximize their potential by developing strategies for success based on individual learning styles.


Kricket is known for her dynamic and interactive presentations. Understanding that creative thinkers need space to process and create, she delivers engaging workshops that are both informative and entertaining, often to standing room only crowds. Kricket has been featured in Forbes Woman Online and interviewed by USA Today. Speaking engagements include small businesses, networking groups, radio interviews, telesummits and national conferences. Prior to starting her own company in 2002, Kricket spent 12 years working with major corporations in international and internal communications, small family businesses and not-for-profit management teams.


Speaking Topics Include:

  • Business owners/entrepreneurs
  • Focus,
  • Follow-through
  • Procrastination
  • Standing out
  • Communication
  • Responsibility
LaShanya Aikerson

LaShanya Aikerson is a professional speaker, trainer, leadership coach, and author of the book “Leadership Landmines: What to Avoid to Get Others to Follow Your Lead!” Her high energy and engagement style match her extensive expertise and experience. As the CEO of Aikerson Consulting Group, Inc., she believe you grow your leaders to grow your bottom line.


For over 15 years her clients have included: The Coca-Cola Company, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Caterpillar, Boeing, Cox Communications, AT&T, IBM, McKesson, Bristol-Myers Squibb, The Washington Post, Warner Bros., American Express, Robert Half Finance & Accounting, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Department of the Interior, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and many more. From the Fortune 100 to medium sized organizations, her experience spans corporate and government organizations.


After getting her Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering (Bradley University), she went on to get her MBA Degree in Organizational Behavior (Northwestern University, Kellogg). At Harvard University she received an Executive Certificate in Innovation and Organizational Change. She is Certified in DISC, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Change Management, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), and more. She also holds professional designations as a Certified Master Speaker, Certified Trainer, and a Certified Coach.


Speaking Topics Include:
  • High Performance Leadership
  • Navigating Change
  • Personality in the Workplace with DISC
  • Dealing with Difficult People
  • And more!

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Andy Miller Speaker
Andy Miller

Andy Miller is CEO of Big Swift Kick, a sales strategy and performance consulting firm that specializes in helping CEOs of midsize companies double their speed at which they double their organic growth. He has 23 years of middle market experience and is responsible for helping companies generate $5.7 Billion in new business through their direct sales organizations.


Before starting Big Swift Kick Andy was President of Sandler Sales Institute of VA. During his 12 years there, SSI was the largest sales training franchise out of 140 worldwide. His expertise includes technology, energy, manufacturing and fast growth companies ranging from $20Mill – $500Mill. Andy has personally trained over 23,000 sales and business development professionals. A few of his clients include: IBM, BMC, EMC2, Deltek, McAfee, Hughes Satellite, American Central Gas, Pfizer and Accenture.


Prior to Sandler, Andy started an international software company in the Netherlands at age 27. He opened offices throughout Europe, Asia and Australia and grew the company to $24 million before selling it to VC’s three years later.



LoriAnne Reeves Speaker
LoriAnne Reeves

LoriAnne Reeves has combined her over 24 years as an entrepreneur, her skills as a marriage & family therapist and her experience consulting Fortune 50 companies as a business strategist, marketing coach and money mindset expert. She helps her clients to not only develop the marketing to build their businesses but also the mindset to support it. LoriAnne is a speaker, author and radio host. Mistakes, detours and unexpected life events has shaped and led LoriAnne to give her clients leadership with a key ingredient – resilience.


LoriAnne speaks around the country in helping audiences become comfortable with being uncomfortable when discussing and making money. This allows them to step into their full potential and give them the freedom they want in their lives.


Her latest work is Overcoming Mediocrity: Remarkable Women, a collaborative work in displaying courage and resiliency.


LoriAnne speaks in the entrepreneurial space, creative space and professional organizations. Her topics include:

  • Rewrite Your Money Story
  • Building a Business that Lasts
  • Organization for the Rest of Us
  • Entrepreneurship for Creatives



Phone number: 281-381-9270


Tia Buckham-White Speaker
Tia Buckham-White

Tia Buckham-White is a Leadership Consultant and Facilitator focused on Self-Awareness, Diversity and Inclusion. Her point of view is simple: If you do not know yourself, you cannot know or lead others. As a leadership consultant, corporate facilitator, professional speaker, self-awareness consultant and author, Tia works with individuals, small to large groups and corporate organizations. What makes the approach different is her years of corporate experience, long term personal relationships and 20+ years of marriage. Tia guides professionals through the building of social support networks. Members that use theses services experience improved quality in all areas of their life.

Speaking Topics include:

  • Creating a Culture of Engagement
  • The Five A’s of Behavioral Transition
  • Intercultural Intelligence
  • Building Social Support Teams/Groups
Jean Kuhn
Jean Kuhn

Jean Kuhn is a professional speaker, a small business success coach and the author of F*Ups, Franchisee Screw Ups, That Can Cost You Thousands, and How to Think Like a Millionaire in 30 Days, Why Changing Your Thoughts Daily is Essential to Achieving The Success You Desire.


Jean has been an entrepreneur for over 30 years and a franchise owner for over 15 years. In 2002, Jean bought her first bankrupt franchise, and in 2006 bought another bankrupt franchise, and turned them both around in less than 12 months. She added over $100,000 to each store’s sales the first year, and she did it by connecting with her customers and marketing the businesses.


Jean speaks to franchisee associations, franchise conventions, small business conferences, associations, and networking groups on what it really takes to build a successful business. It takes personal responsibility, marketing, sales, commitment, focus, some fun, and a lot of moxie. Her presentations are always entertaining, engaging, and full of practical takeaways business owners can use to start generating more revenue immediately.


Speaking Topics Include:

  • Make the Leap From Panic to Profit; I’ll show you the money and freedom you are looking for in your business
  • Why Franchisees fail, and how to avoid it
  • Video Marketing Your Business – The Secrets to the Pawn Stars Success
  • I Don’t See Dead People, But I Do See Hidden Profits in Every Business