From the streets of Newark, NJ, having two incarcerated parents to featured on PBS’s Emmy award-winning show, Virginia Currents. Quniana Futrell, known as “Author Q.”, is a real success story and champion for change.
Quniana captivates audiences from all over the world, from the United States to Uganda, with her straightforward and realistic methods to resilience and healing. She entices audiences of 20-20,000 to Unleash the Champion both, personally and professionally identify their power within, expose the excuses and evolve as a champion.
Quniana has been recognized by both international and local media outlets for her work. Quniana is a captivating keynote delivering presentations for colleges, universities, corporations, associations, youth organizations, business groups, and faith-based organizations worldwide.
This proven Children’s Champion motto is; Change the Family, Change the World™.
When Quniana Futrell found herself with two parents incarcerated as a young girl, she knew one thing to be true, she wasn’t enough. She walked around for decades feeling inadequate. Quniana isn’t alone. Currently there are approximately 1 in 14 children in the US with a parent incarcerated. This session was designed to help teachers regain their voice and caregivers converse without confusion. Participants will learn firsthand how to:
Education is the most powerful weapon in the world but educators are the ammunition. It’s good to empower children and families, but it is GREAT to keep the educators empowered. This interactive session was designed to do just that. We will unfold the 3P’s to keeping your cool in the classroom and identify your hidden power. This session is sure to impact change within the individual educator and spark a fire toward an empowered faculty. All strategies learned in this session can be implemented immediately. Participants will walk away able to:
Leaders are often measured using an unrealistic metric system. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing it is stupid. In the corporate space, we often believe there is only one way to be a leader. But in reality, it takes several types of leadership to make a business grow. This interactive speech will review my six proven steps to WIN in the workplace using the leadership styles that work best for you. Your natural leadership ability will be enhanced as a result of this lesson. You will develop a new meaning of the word leader in your role with your organization. Leaders will walk away:
Champions are known for winning the good fight and living victorious lives. But lets be real, sometimes life just happens. What happens when you lose your fight and cannot see beyond what you feel? What happens when life hits you so hard and unexpectedly that you become mentally incarcerated? During this interactive speech, you will identify just how powerful you are, understand what living a F.R.E.E. life is all about and, examine key areas where evolution is needed. You will develop a non-negotiable action plan that future generations will thank you for later.
Participants will walk away knowing how to:
Everyone has experienced different walks from life. Some easier than others, but let’s be honest, aren’t we all trying to be successful? Transitioning to college can be hard. Many of your students are trying to figure out if their courses match their purpose. During this interactive session, your students will learn firsthand how I went from not being able to get into a four-year college to now working on my doctorate degree. Your students will discover how to get laser focused about their college success while enjoying campus life.
Your students walk away from this session able to: