Education, Leadership, and Healthy Choices
Rashida Jolley is one of the hottest music and speaking personalities America’s today. She is a former Ms America contestant, was a hit on America’s Got Talent and is now a featured performer on the hottest pop tour in the world, The Lady Gaga Tour! Rashida Jolley speaks to young people across America and in…
Rashida Jolley is one of the hottest music and speaking personalities America’s today. She is a former Ms America contestant, was a hit on America’s Got Talent and is now a featured performer on the hottest pop tour in the world, The Lady Gaga Tour!
Rashida Jolley speaks to young people across America and in other countries on topics of self –esteem and how to make wise choices that will impact your long term success. She has appeared on countless TV programs including: MTV, BET, FOX, ABC, C-Span, The E! Cable Show, and even Belgium TV. In print Ms. Jolley has been featured in Vogue Magazine, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, US Weekly Magazine and in numerous teen and women’s magazines. Her radio coverage ranges from programs like Voice of America to networks like Radio One.
Rashida developed her dynamic entertaining speaking manner from her years on the stage as a speaker and during her time in the Ms America contest and America’s Got Talent programs. She has an innate ability to inform and inspire audiences toward higher levels of achievement. With humor and riveting insight, Rashida speaks straight from the heart. Her authority and wisdom are born from her hard-won personal experience and acclaimed professional expertise.
The product of a great line of musicians and motivational speakers…Her dad Noble Jolley Sr. was the first jazz major to ever graduate from Howard University and her uncle is world renowned motivational speaker and best selling author, Willie Jolley. Rashida has a spoken at groups as diverse as beauty contests to juvenile detention centers, from middle and high school assemblies and universities to churches, national embassies and the US Congress.
She was the youngest member appointed by the President of the United States to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS. Rashida has spoken for numerous community and health organizations around the country such as the Congressional Black Caucus, Best Friends for Girls Foundation, Project Reality, Health and Human Services Administration of Children and Families and Departments of Health throughout the country.
Her presentations cover a variety of subjects and include success stories in education, leadership, and healthy choices. She speaks on “The Three Keys to Success” (Self Esteem, Self Respect and Self Control), goal setting and lifestyle tips for healthy relationships. With her personal motto “Take Action, and Make your Dreams Happen!” this powerful speaker and songstress has produced an abundance of awards, citations and accolades.
A world-class speaker, singer, harpist and performer who the world now gets to see first hand as part of the Lady Gaga Tour…Rashida Jolley!
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LITTLE RIVER BAND OF OTTAWA INDIANS
Our speaker was great and the crowd enjoyed her! She was very engaging. Thank you again PDA for the great list of suggestions!
Everything went great! and our speaker was wonderful! Thank you so much for all your help PDA! Looking forward to the next one.
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI – KANSAS CITY
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BAYLOR UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
We had a fantastic day with Inge! She was very engaging with all those that attended. Her personal stories about the holocaust were very special and we were moved that she was willing to share them with everyone. Thank you again, PDA for all your hard work and dedication to make this program such a success!
SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Dear PDA Group, Thank you so much for your hard work in scheduling our speaker! From the moment we reached out to you the first time, you worked with us on all details and logistics and kept us up-to-date on the progress. Thank you for all your hard work on making our event such a success! We couldn't have done it without you and your team!
Thank you again, Dr. Kimbrough, for a great presentation, our attendees are still talking about it!
Dr. Henry Lee's presentation was entertaining, insightful and wise. I, and everyone at Pfizer, especially appreciate the remarks you directed about following your passion and preparing yourself to excel. Thank you, everyone, at PDA for helping to make this happen!
The event was successful! I received many messages expressing how awesome, outstanding and inspiring Ms. Webb-Christburg's speech was."
DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MEMORIAL BREAKFAST, BOSTON, MLK SPEAKER
Everything went well. Atsuko was very easy to work with and the students enjoyed her performance! Thank you again for your recommendation and I hope to work with you again in the future!
CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
Dr. Novello left this morning after a very successful event on our campus! Thank you PDA Group for your help from the first phone to the last you were with us every step of the way.
GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY
Jordan Carlos was very very entertaining! A majority of students who answered the event survey indicated they really enjoyed Jordan and definitely will bring him back!
WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
On behalf of myself and my organization Entertainment Unlimited the Campus Programming Board of Ferris State University, we thank you PDA and Dan for a successful event!! Dan was magnificent! Students really enjoyed the presentation. I know I did. Can't wait to bring in more programs with PDA Group.
FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY
It was a great pleasure to work with PDA Group! The communication was always prompt, friendly and helpful. We loved the speakers and events we booked through Mr. Peter Walker (PDA Group).
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
Thank you, Peter, for all your help, you'll be happy to know that the event went incredibly well! Aneesa Ferreira was by far one of the best speakers we've ever had!
Ms. Jolley also shares from her personal experiences, such as making a decision at a young age to remain abstinent until marriage. She speaks on “The Three Keys to Success (Self Esteem, Self Respect and Self Control)”, goal setting and lifestyle tips for healthy relationships. As an expert in abstinence, she has briefed congressional representatives, congressional staffers and political organizations on abstinence education.
With her personal motto “Take Action, and Make your Dreams Happen!” this powerful speaker and songstress has produced an abundance of awards, citations and accolades. She was one of 7 finalist for the “Quality of Life Award” at the 2001 Miss America Pageant, and is the recipient of: The “2008 Impact Award” from the National Abstinence Clearinghouse for greatest positive influence on youth throughout the country; The ”2008 Excellence In Music Award” from the Best Friends Foundation; The “ 2004 Tomorrow’s Leader Award “ from Black America’s Political Action Committee; And the “2001 Outstanding Youth Volunteer Award “ from Generations United to name a few.
Rashida touches and changes the lives of thousands yearly; this continually ignites publication partnerships and leadership alliances throughout the country. Rashida’s system of “total immersion” produces the education, the strategies and the momentum for measurable and lasting change.
Rashida Jolley performing
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