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National Association of Minority Speakers

Using Diverse Voices to Ignite a Change.


The National Association of Minority Speakers (NAMS) was created to provide a platform for organizations to access diverse facilitators and to provide people from diverse backgrounds an opportunity to develop or enhance their Public Speaking skills through our Ultimate Speaker's Training Course. Our course is for Beginners, Intermediate, and Professional Speakers proving opportunities to:

  • Become a Better Speaker, Communicator, and Presenter

  • Find Your Public Speaking Voice and Transform Lives 

  • Get Paid Speaking Engagements Through NAMS

  • Learn How to Market Yourself to Get Top Pay

  • Connect, Network, Collaborate with Speakers All Over the World

  • Learn to Professionally Present at Work

  • Get Exclusive Diversity and Inclusion Training and Speaking Opportunities


NAMS speakers are well versed in a wide collection of topics aimed to deliver education, inspiration, and motivation to a variety of audiences


We have provided speakers for clients in both the public and private sectors.

Ultimate Speaker Training Course

Our Ultimate Speaker Training Course provides an enriched Virtual Instructor Led Training Course that has helped countless people get ahead. Our unparalleled online methods help participants prepare for the next step in their career and broaden their horizons. Our course offering is unmatched and created for individuals or groups of all ages and academic levels. Browse our site to learn more, and get in touch if you have any questions.

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Proud to be minority owned and operated.

Terrence (Dr. T) Underwood is a certified Anger Therapist and Founder of Purple Heart Talks. He is a growth-minded, inclusive thinker with more than 20 years’ experience optimizing learning outcomes with deep expertise in inclusion, leadership development, anger management, and organizational development across global organizations in diverse industries including non-profits, technology, financial services, and higher education.

Dr. Underwood has served in management roles focused on Leadership and Organizational Development for the past 20 years. This includes a 17-year tenure in Leadership and Organization Development at a Fortune 500. Currently, Dr. Underwood is the Vice President for a globally recognized consulting agency where he heads their global Leading, Equity, and Inclusion (LEI) department.

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Adrienne Lucas

Vice President, Strategy & Business Development

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Dr. Harriet Roberson

President, Learning & Development

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Jammal Davenport

Diversity & Inclusion Consultant

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Dr. Warren

Regional Director of Community Services & Partnerships

Featured Speakers

Dr Kendrah Underwood

Dr. Kendrah Underwood

Shola Kay



Lawrence Henderson



Curtis Hill



Tonia Morris



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