Family/Children's Issues


Result: 60 Speakers Found

Gary Bauer

Politician and Activist. President, American Values

Gary L. Bauer is one of America’s most effective spokesmen for pro-life, pro-family, and pro-growth values.   Bauer is a frequent guest on a wide variety of political talk shows and…


Anand Bhatt

Native American Singer-Songwriter and Actor

Named one of the Top 5 Indian-Americans to watch in Hollywood, Anand Bhatt [pronounced ONN-INN BOTT] was born in Chicago. He is the younger child of two children from a…


Claudia Black

Dr. Claudia Black’s seminal work with children impacted by substance abuse in the late 1970s created the foundation for the adult child movement

Claudia Black Ph.D. is a renowned addiction author, speaker and trainer internationally recognized for her pioneering and contemporary work with family systems and addictive disorders.Claudia designs and presents training workshops…


David Blankenhorn

Activist, Founder and President of the Institute for American Values, co-director of The Marriage Opportunity Council, and the author of Fatherless America and The Future of Marriage

David Blankenhorn is founder and president of the Institute for American Values, a nonpartisan organization whose mission is to study and strengthen civil society. He is the author of Fatherless…


Louise Borden

Award-Winning Author of The Journey That Saved Curious George

Louise Borden is the award-winning children's book author of more than 30 books. Before becoming an author, she worked as a teacher and was the co-owner of a bookstore in…


Sherry Brantley

Best-Selling Author and Social Activist

Sherry Brantley, Inspirational speaker and author of the book Choices: The Power Is Within You,Sherry Brantley is known for her dynamic, energetic seminars and workshops. As she states: "I was…


Christie Brinkley

Children's Activist, Model and Mother

Christie Brinkley has appeared on more than 500 magazine covers worldwide. She is also an artist, writer, photographer, designer, actress, philanthropist & environmentalist. Combining her modeling experience with her artistic…


Michael Brown

CEO and Co-founder of the youth service group City Year

Michael Brown is CEO and Co-Founder of City Year, an education-focused nonprofit organization that mobilizes idealistic young people for a year of service in high-need schools and promotes the concept…


LeVar Burton

Award-Winning Actor, Writer, Producer, Director & Literacy Advocate

LeVar Burton has been capturing the attention of admiring audiences and industry peers for four decades, and continues to enjoy a career longevity truly rare within the industry. Whether acting,…


Jenna Bush-Hager

Teacher, Author, and Journalist

Jenna Hager Best-selling Author; Contributing Correspondent, NBC's Today; Chair, UNICEF's Next Generation and Editor-at-Large, Southern Living Magazine. Jenna Hager is a contributing correspondent on NBC's Today show and an editor-at-large…


Joseph Califano

President and Chairman of The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA) which he founded in 1992 and former Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare

Joseph Califano is the former secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. During his years as secretary of HEW (1977-1979), Califano reorganized the department, initiated major health promotion and disease prevention…


Coach Ken Carter

Coach, Author, Educator And Inspiration for the Film "Coach Carter"

When famed high school basketball coach Ken Carter literally locked his undefeated, state play-off bound team out of the gym and forced them to hit the books and stop counting…


Rachel’s Challenge

International Speaker & Author | Rachel's Challenge. Father of Rachel Joy Scott, a victim at Columbine High

Darrell Scott is an international speaker and author of 8 published books.  Darrell lost his daughter, Rachel, in the Columbine High School tragedy in 1999. He is the co-founder of…


James P. Comer

40 Years Of Experience Working In Education & 2014 former President Barack Obama appointed Dr. Comer to the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans

Dr. James P. Comer is the Maurice Falk Professor of Child Psychiatry at the Yale University School of Medicine's Child Study Center, and has been a Yale medical faculty member…


Bo Dietl

Former New York City Police Department Detective and a Media Personality known for contributing on the Fox News Network and Imus in the Morning

Richard "Bo" Dietl was a New York City Police Officer and Detective from June 1969 until he retired in 1985. Bo was one of the most highly decorated detectives in…