Speakers Profile - Janine Shepherd

Best-Selling Author and Coach

Travels From:
North America

Fee Range: E

A Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), Janine has worked around the globe with major corporations on hundreds of custom keynotes and leadership development programs. Clients consistently rate her as the �best ever� speaker and she invariably receives standing ovations.�

The story of her journey from gifted athlete to paraplegic and her remarkable recovery��If I can�t walk, then maybe I can fly!��consistently engages Janine�s audiences profoundly. Relating her true-life struggles gains listener respect and compassion, and Janine goes on to pass along her insights from this extraordinary journey to captivated listeners.

Janine takes her audiences on a roller-coaster ride of emotional, funny, and inspirational tales�many from her own life as well as borrowing from her intensive studies. Janine�s TEDx talk is so compelling that TED.com made it the talk of the day and it�s been viewed by millions worldwide. Clients consistently rate her presentations as so engaging that they hardly notice the passage of her too-short time on stage.

Janine�s work is science-based and proven, adding validation to her credibility as an educator and speaker. Janine is also willing to go the extra mile for every engagement: meet-greets, visiting local schools or non-profits in the community, book signings, and other interactive engagements that support her clients� desires.

Laughter, engagement, and even tears aside, Janine�s keynotes conclude with a review of key takeaways that are easily understandable, leaving her audiences with a willingness to incorporate them into their work and home lives.

� When we loosen our grip on the way we think our life is supposed to look, we discover a life filled with possibilities.� Janine Shepherd


�Janine is a dynamo!...honesty, integrity and communication skills far above the ordinary.�

�...an incredible human being and a powerful speaker with a truly unique perspective on the world. (Our) future speakers have big shoes to fill!�

�Janine had the whole room enthralled - her story is undeniably epic, there were tears and laughter, and we loved every minute.�

�Janine�s story...needs to be shared with all who are intimidated by, or who are unwilling to confront the many life challenges of today.�