About Tina!

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About Tina!

Tina is a humorous motivational speaker and grateful woman in long term recovery. She got sober and clean at 23 years old while attending college in Ohio. With over 18 years of continuous sobriety, Tina takes her recovery extremely serious.  It’s life or death to her.  Her presentation style interweaves her many years of professional experiences in the fields of Drug Prevention, Juvenile Justice and Social Work expertise accented by hilarious hints of humor and hands on activities to keep her audiences engaged.

“Tina takes you on an uplifting, inspirational journey”…”FUN!”…”Engaging and Full of hope!” – just a few of the comments from conference coordinators world-wide who have booked Tina as their conference Keynote Speaker!

As a Published Author of 4 inspirational books: “Let your lessons become your blessings”, “Let your forgiveness become your freedom”, “Preventing Burn-Out, Igniting Passion” and “Little book, BIG truth”.  Tina brings all the elements that you look for in a humorous motivational speaker: high energy, laughter, interaction, customization, and surprises around every turn with relevant content you can use to transform your life! Delivered in a visual package that is entertaining and fun – she’s a “conference coordinator’s dream come true!” Both professional and flexible; Tina’s presentations mix laughter and learning all while rejuvenating souls! With her quick witty humor around every corner of her heartfelt riveting stories, Tina gives people the mindset and skillset to help them discover the absolute best version of themselves to live every single day – resulting in more positive, can-do attitudes, developing amazing healthy relationships, higher levels of productivity, greater health and happiness, and a self-wellness plan designed especially for you.

Tina talks truth on these topics: Personal Development, Self-Care & Wellness and Overcoming Adversities.  Her topics for young people: “Don’t Give Up & Don’t Give In!” and for her faith based audiences: “Made on Purpose for a Purpose!”

Tina’s most popular and nationally renowned presentation: “Preventing Burn-Out, Igniting Passion!” can be customized for faith based or secular events.  “Celebrating Recovery through Laughter” is Tina’s inspirational story loaded with side splitting humor to lighten the load.  “Hope will Heal” is Tina’s presentation for family and friends of people who struggle with substance use disorders.

Tina LOVES speaking to ALL groups: young and…not so young! She is particularly popular as a motivational speaker in certain arenas demonstrating her professional expertise of working over 18 years in Drug Prevention, Juvenile Justice and Social Work.  Her personal strength is in overcoming abuse, addictions, codependency and many adversities. She’s a humorous motivator for women’s groups (both professional and women’s wellness groups), and is in constant demand as a conference speaker for government and non-profit organizations (her social work roots go deep!) and educational groups (once a teacher, always a teacher!) If you are looking for a humorous motivational speaker who can deliver the solutions, outcomes and fun YOU want for your audience…then call Tina and we’ll secure your date for you!


Tina hit every topic we wanted covered & has such a flair that she made the event a success! Her expert knowledge combined with her down to Earth-truthful nature & a hint of humor, put everyone at ease & made the youth comfortable.
Cindy GrantDirectorHillsborough County Anti-Drug Alliance Tampa, FL