Overcoming Adversity Speakers

Browse our list of motivational and inspirational keynote speakers who speak on the topics of Overcoming Adversity. Select your speaker and book today.

  • SELECTED TOPIC:
Budget Range
Search within selection
Speaker Location
604 SPEAKER RESULTS
Sort by:
Allyson Felix

Track & Field Athlete, Olympic Champion & 12-Time Gold Medalist at the World Championships

Jackie Joyner-Kersee
(1 rating)

Olympic Legend, Philanthropist, American Record-Holder in the Long Jump & Founder of the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation

Vernice "FlyGirl" Armour
(4 ratings)

America’s First Black Female Combat Pilot, Former Marine & Cop; Author of "Zero to Breakthrough”; and Consultant to Business

Diane Guerrero
(7 ratings)

Immigration Reform Activist & Actress Known for "Orange is the New Black" & "Jane The Virgin"

Bethany Hamilton
(1 rating)

Professional Surfer & Shark Attack Survivor; Inspiration for the Film "Soul Surfer"

Kerri Walsh Jennings

Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist for Women's Beach Volleyball

Alex Honnold
(1 rating)

Professional Rock Climber & Star of the Academy-Award Winning Documentary "Free Solo"

Shawn Achor
(4 ratings)

Harvard Professor, Researcher, Positive Psychology Expert, Author of "The Happiness Advantage" & "Big Potential"

Vince Papale

Former NFL Player & Inspiration for the Movie "Invincible"

Jim Craig
(2 ratings)

Gold Medal Olympian, Inspiration for Disney Film "Miracle," Entrepreneur, Sales & Marketing Executive

Jim Morris
(3 ratings)

Known for His Brief MLB Career & Subject of Disney's "The Rookie"

Scott Hamilton
(1 rating)

Olympic Gold Medalist Figure Skater, Three-Time Cancer Survivor & Best-Selling Author

Joe Theismann
(1 rating)

World Champion Quarterback, Broadcaster & Entrepreneur

Kerri Strug

American Olympic Gymnast & Gold Medalist; Author; Political Appointee

Jim Abbott
(2 ratings)

Former One-Handed Major League Baseball Pitcher

Serena Williams

Iconic Professional Tennis Player & Olympic Gold Medalist; Activist, Philanthropist & Entrepreneur

Herschel Walker

Former NFL Running Back, 1982 Heisman Trophy Winner & Mental Health Awareness Advocate

Rocky Bleier
(2 ratings)

Former NFL Football Player, Wounded Vietnam Veteran & Purple Heart Recipient

Neal Petersen
(3 ratings)

History-Making Extreme Adventurer, Award-Winning Author & Global Investor

Monica Lewinsky
(1 rating)

Social Activist; Expert on Cyberbullying, Women's Issues & Reinvention; Contributing Editor to Vanity Fair