Corporate speaker and presenter at conferences, conventions, and business gatherings; presentation/sales communication consultant; career counselor; stress management facilitator; former corporate trainer at Walt Disney World ; former stand-up comedian; full time Professor of Speech and Rhetoric in Gainesville, Florida.
Business communication consultant and Professor Emerita of Public Speaking; former Professor of the Year and National Forensics Coach of the Year. Ann specializes in the increasingly crucial art of Corporate Storytelling — where professionals, entrepreneurs, and CEOs relate their success scenarios that others can benefit from and implement in their own business efforts.
Presenter of over 1000 keynotes, seminars, and workshops for an extensive client base that includes business, education, government, health care, and community service. Linda specializes in effective communication and positive interpersonal relations with a wide array of audiences and personalities. A successful public relations specialist and development director, Linda generated publicity and financial support for a performing arts center, two professional theatres and a large public school system, plus a globally ranked health and fitness center. She is also a Professor of Humanities.