YEI Virtual Speakers Bureau

YEI Speakers Now Visiting Virtual Classrooms!

All speakers on this page are available for FREE!

The Speakers Bureau is now scheduling remote classroom visits. YEI’s volunteer speakers have graciously offered to join virtual classrooms during the Covid-19 quarantine until further notice. If you are interested in booking an engagement with one of our speakers, email speakers directly with your requests. Click here for tips for suggestions about welcoming a speaker to your class. For additional questions, please contact Wendy Wercion at wwercion@us.edu.


Jared Anderson

Entrepreneur

Shared Lessons: Business and Marketing, sports, adversity, hard work.
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Julie Brandle

Metis Construction Services

Shared Lessons: Marketing, advertising, public relations, how to start a business
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Elizabeth C. Brownlee

Entrepreneur

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, elevator pitch
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle
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Carrington Chatman

Carrington Financials

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, how to start a business
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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TerDawn Deboe

Creative Thought Solutions

Shared Lessons: Creativity, entrepreneurial mindset, marketing and advertising
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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Evan Delahanty

Peaceful Fruits

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, elevator pitch, raising capital
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle
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Dr. Casen DeMaria

Drugless Doctors

Shared Lessons: Following your passion, careers in health care
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Rick Freer

CLEORA Management LLC

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, elevator pitch, how to start a business
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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Bob Gillingham

Bob Gillingham Ford

Shared Lessons: Personal finance, investing
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Anne Hydock

J. Hilburn Men’s Clothier

Shared Lessons: Marketing, sales, fashion, social media
Grade Levels: High
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Anna Kelberg-Kim

Entertainment Lawyer

Shared Lessons: Law, music industry, intellectual property
Grade Levels: High
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Joseph LaPlaca

PNC

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, elevator pitch, how to start a business
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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Rich Mazzola

Emerging Companies Practice

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial spirit, out-of-the-box thinking, and more
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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Max Mirho

EntrepreNerd

Shared Lessons: Product creation, marketing, content creation, social media
Grade Levels: High
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Shanté R. Roddy

SHE Epic Consulting

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, marketing, public relations, and more
Grade Levels: High
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Lee Schwebel

Schwebel Baking Company

Shared Lessons: Cultivating creative spirit, marketing, current events, and more
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Anne Catherine Skoch

Owner, Anne Cate

Shared Lessons: Starting a business at a young age
Grade Levels: Middle, High
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Teri Skrinska

Challenge Island

Shared Lessons: Problem solving, resilience and grit, recognizing opportunities, and more
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle
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Brandy Smith

Boys and Girls Club of Cleveland

Shared Lessons: Elevator pitch, marketing, advertising, public relations
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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Christopher Smith

JumpStart

Shared Lessons: Elevator pitch, how to start a business, and raising capital
Grade Levels: High
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Rani Thakkar

Merrill Lynch

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, leadership techniques, and more
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle
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Damonte Vales

Speedy iRepair

Shared Lessons: Entrepreneurial mindset, how to start a business, and more
Grade Levels: Elementary, Middle, High
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