Our mission is to promote the well-being of young adults by providing dynamic programs and consulting services to schools, universities, and youth-serving organizations.
“My faith in God and my experience with depression inspired the birth of Speaks 2 Inspire.”
Our diverse team of experts creates culturally-competent, evidence-based programs that
educate, empower, and specialize in decreasing stigma and prioritizing mental health and well-being.
Abraham Sculley is an educational consultant, dynamic speaker, and best-selling author dedicated to empowering students, educators, and educational institutions. With a focus on maximizing student success and promoting a positive learning environment, Abraham provides guidance and practical strategies that drive meaningful change. With a personal journey marked by overcoming challenges and triumphing over adversity, Abraham brings a unique perspective to his work. Through captivating storytelling and actionable advice, Abraham’s speaking engagements have inspired and empowered countless individuals. Over 90% of attendees have reported transformative results, including improved stress management, increased productivity, and a healthier work-life balance. Abraham’s expertise and dedication make him a trusted advisor and resource for educators and educational institutions seeking to create an environment that fosters student growth and achievement.
Estefania Sculley is an extraordinary speaker, performing artist, and passionate, bilingual mental health advocate. In 2015, Estefania embarked on a courageous journey from Venezuela to the U.S. to pursue the American dream. Estefania earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from the esteemed University of West Florida. Estefania is a master of blending the art of storytelling with evidence-based research, creating powerful experiences that increase mental health awareness, foster inclusive spaces, and advocate for transformative changes in diverse communities. Her rich cultural background, extensive experience in policy and advocacy, and boundless creative spirit infuse her workshops and presentations with a fresh and exhilarating perspective.
Fani is fluent in Spanish and English.
Tammy Greer is a seasoned nonprofit executive, expert grant writer, and business professional with over 30 years of experience. She holds a Master’s in Public Administration from United States International University and a Bachelor’s in Interdisciplinary Humanities from the University of West Florida. Tammy has a remarkable track record of composing thousands of successful grant proposals and takes pride not only in securing grant awards but also in sustaining funding, enabling nonprofits to flourish and expand. Tammy understands that being a ‘nonprofit’ is merely a tax status, and she collaborates closely with clients to guide them in building solid foundations through strategic planning and deliberate execution. Tammy’s commitment to the mission of Speaks 2 Inspire and her fervent advocacy for mental health stem from her personal journey. Having wrestled with mental illness since her teenage years, she stands as a testament to the potential for youth to grow into resilient, successful adults through unwavering determination and the support of meaningful relationships.
Lynette Jackson is an inspiring speaker, dedicated mental health advocate, and visionary founder of Roar Media Group. With a passion for empowering individuals, Lynette also established the Vision Publishing Group, a platform that nurtures the visions of aspiring authors. In her book, “Hollow: When Everything that Means Anything Is Taken Away,” Lynette fearlessly shares her personal journey of overcoming depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and addiction. Through her writing and captivating public speaking engagements, she serves as a beacon of hope, inspiring others to rediscover life’s joys and embrace the transformative power of love and laughter.
Dr. Keya Wiggins-Jackson is a licensed psychologist, dynamic speaker, and educator with a stellar academic background and extensive clinical experience. Dr. Keya earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, followed by a Master’s degree in Community Agency Counseling from Auburn University. Continuing her educational pursuits, she obtained a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Indiana State University, solidifying her expertise in the field. Dr. Keya has gained invaluable clinical experience in various settings, including college counseling, community agencies, and residential facilities. Her diverse background has equipped her with a comprehensive understanding of mental health challenges across different contexts. Dr. Keya is licensed to practice in the state of Florida, where she utilizes her expertise and compassionate approach to help individuals navigate their unique mental health journeys. Her dedication to supporting individuals and fostering well-being is evident in her clinical work, where she combines evidence-based practices with a person-centered approach to deliver effective and holistic care.
Dawn Ferguson is a licensed mental health counselor and master’s level certified addiction professional. As a skilled speaker and practitioner, Dawn seamlessly weaves her personal story and professional knowledge, equipping young adults with practical tools to heal, advocate for themselves, and thrive. With over 7 years of experience, Dawn has helped countless individuals, and families overcome emotional challenges and navigate through difficult experiences. Passionate about mental health advocacy, Dawn combines her personal journey with her expertise in the field to deliver impactful workshops and presentations. Her mission is to empower individuals to become active participants in their own mental health journeys, encouraging them to take ownership and make positive changes.
Kerry Whiteley is a Pre-Licensed Professional, facilitator and engaging speaker guiding individuals on a journey of uncovering hidden strengths, rewriting narratives, processing trauma, and honing new skills. With a unique blend of Somatic Integration & Processing, Mindfulness-based CBT, EMDR, Complex Trauma Treatment, and an array of other transformative techniques, Kerry’s approach is a wellspring of healing. Kerry firmly believes in the indomitable human spirit, showcasing the resilience that empowers individuals to conquer even the most daunting circumstances.