Deondriea is a dynamic speaker, engaging facilitator, and celebrated author who has presented her life-changing message to many multifaceted audiences around the country. From CEO’s to teen mothers and at-risk youth, she expertly entertains, educates, and inspires any audience with her tales of true life. Deondriea greets everyone she meets with a smile and endeavors to have a positive impact on everyone she encounters through effective communication, veracity, and affirmative interaction. She believes that, “with direction and discipline, accomplishment is attainable.”
Deondriea Cantrice is well known for the power that reflects in her writing and in her speech delivery. She is a woman that takes charge of inspiring others by igniting their souls from within. Deondriea inspires, influences, and impacts any audience with the highest level of integrity and transparency to keep them engaged and motivated long after the event is over.
“I exist to serve by giving permission to people with self-imposed limitations the confidence to be liberated. With confidence, comes liberation and people gain the courage to live with purpose and the motivation to embrace their greatness.” ~Deondriea Cantrice
Deondriea has a passion for watching others discover their innate confidence to succeed by living life to the fullest. She believes that greatness resides in everyone. Some people simply need to give themselves permission to unleash their greatness with courage. This passion is what drives Deondriea to ensure she encourages, empowers and inspires everyone that she encounters.
Deondriea wants to encourage you to step out of your comfort zone – to look past your own self-induced fears – to take your dream and create action steps that will turn it into a reality. And so the once downtrodden teen parent is now a celebrated storyteller, fabulous facilitator, and award-nominee. Deondriea leaves people feeling renewed, uplifted, and excited– and teach them how to motivate themselves and others – how to get from where they are stuck, to where they want to be – celebrating their special talents the whole way!
Deondriea is a student of the human condition, wielding the written craft to captivate the mind much like an artist wields a brush. The pages are a blank canvas on which to draw from a talent heralded by many and matched only by an imagination that rises to the task. Deondriea started writing to improve her penmanship. It promptly advanced into a passion and expression of her active imagination and inner thoughts. Deondriea sharpened her literary skills by writing newsletters, penning poetry, program curriculum and other written content. She combines her education, experiences and down to earth writing style to develop characters and storylines that are engaging.
Deondriea supplies unparalleled energy, encouragement, and inspiration as your opening or closing keynote speaker, equipping audiences with the confidence and courage to succeed. Deondriea was once downtrodden teen parent is now a celebrated storyteller, facilitator, and award-winning author. She leaves people feeling renewed, uplifted, and excited– and teach them how to motivate themselves and others – how to get from where they are stuck, to where they want to be – celebrating their special talents the whole way! Speaking to the teens in Junior Achievement and motivating the boys in Rites of Passage, convinced Deondriea to be the voice today’s youth need.
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