• The Speaker's Bureau is a program of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce. The goal of the Speaker’s Bureau is to provide opportunities for speakers to learn and grow throughout their speaking career. We aim to be the premier resource for developing and showcasing high-quality speakers in North Texas.

    If you are interested in starting your speaking career, developing your skills as a public speaker, or gaining more exposure for your brand and speaking career, we would love to have you as a part of the Speaker's Bureau. Please follow this link to apply.

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  •  Chad Drake, CRPC
     Speaker's Bureau Chair
     Cornerstone Wealth Management

     Topics: Retirement Planning




     Krystal Yates, SPHR, SHRM - SCP
     EBR HR Experts

     Topics: Networking/LinkedIn
                  Employee Reviews
                  Professional Communication/Management

    Krystal's Website              Krystal's Bio


    Aaron Benedict,
    Vice President for PointBank

     Topics: Financial Literacy
                 Effective Coaching
                 Leadership | Networking | Communication

    Aaron's Website            Aaron's Bio





    Mark Mitford,
    HR Catalyst Consulting

    Topics: Employee Engagement
                 Change Management
                 HR Strategy and Why It's so Important


    Mark's Website            Mark's Bio

    Dr. Stephie Althouse, 
    Top Notch CEO

    Topics: Grow and Scale Your Business with Brilliance Extraction
                 Scaling Your Business With a Brilliance Thinking Partner

                 KISS Your Mission (KISS = Keep It Smart and Simple)

                 Choose any topic from the Brilliance Nuggets found here: The Brilliance Mine/blog


    Stephie's Website     Stephie's Bio


    Ross Powell, 
    Insight Wealth Partners 

                 Tax Planning


      Ross' Bio

    Bill Lee, 
    Director of Marketing LISD

    Topics: LISD Overview
                 "Attitude vs. Skills"


    Bill's Bio

    Bruce Carter, 
    Director DFW Opportunities Center

    Topics: Business Development
                 Personal Development
                 Cultivating Unity


    Bruce's Bio


    Jaime Ellithorpe, 
    Founder 540 Strategies

    Topics: Marketing
                 Business Growth Strategies
                 Client Attraction and Retention Systems



    Jaime's Website         Jaime's Bio



    Tonya Telesco, 
    Telesco Leadership

    Topics: Discovering Significance While Navigating Chaos
    Why Can't You Be Normal Like Me: 4 Unspoken Communication Secrets
    The Great Divide: Understanding the 4 Personality Styles



    Tonya's Website         Tonya's Bio



    Bryan Flanagan, 
    Owner Flanagan Training Group

    Topics: Public Speaking and Other Coronary Threats! - The key to speaking in public is to remove the attention from yourself and focus the attention where it belongs…on the audience and the subject matter. By mastering 11 vital skill areas, you can present with more poise and power!
    Selling with Certainty in an Uncertain World (Sales Skills) - Your prospects, suspects, and customers are seeking certainty from those who serve them. By implementing a client-centered sales PROCESS, you can deliver certainty and separate yourself from the competition. 

    Laugh as You Learn - (Luncheon/banquet keynote) The business of business is relationships. Bryan takes you on a fun journey of communicating to different people differently.



    Bryan's Website         Bryan's Bio



    Trinidad Aguirre, 
    The Hispanic CMO

    Topics: What Are The Marketing Channels You Must Be Running Ads On
    Why a "ONE SIZE FITS ALL" strategy will actually LOSE you customers
    What the ACTUAL Lifetime Value of the Hispanic Customer Really Is


    Trinidad's Website         Trinidad's Bio



    Shawn Sheehan, 
    Director of Government Affairs, Lewisville ISD

    Topics: Supporting Schools in 2022
    Advocacy 101


            Shawn's Bio