"Train of positivity" virtual summit 2020
was held on
Monday, july 27th through friday, july 31st, 2020
All Inspirational messages are still available!
#trainofpositivity 2020 Summit Speakers!
M&P Presentations LLC
Matt Matkovich and Phil Januszewski are motivational speakers, the creators of the "Train of Positivity" short films, and the host of the "Train of Positivity" Virtual Summit 2020.
Matt Bellace, PhD
Matt Bellace is a professional speaker, stand-up comedian, and author of the book “A Better High” with a PhD in clinical neuropsychology.
Gavin Oattes is a best selling author, award winning comedian, international keynote speaker, and managing director of "Tree of Knowledge" from Edinburgh, Scotland.
Kym Laube is the Director of HUGS, Inc. in Westhampton Beach, NY and a dynamic speaker and facilitator for agents of change in the world.
Javier Sanchez is a comedian, poet, and story-teller that moves youth and adults from inspiration, to actions, to outcomes.
David Bradburn is a writer, producer, director, former Chicago public school teacher, and owner of Fork The Man Productions LLC
Amy Selle is a Managing Director of a national marketing/ advertising firm, an advocate for promoting respect between people of all ages, a believer in the power of connectedness, and a force for positive messaging.
Elliott Walker is the self-proclaimed coolest teacher in Atlanta, the Kiwanis Morningstar Teacher of the Year (18/19), a Georgia STEM Scholar, soon-to-be author, and a writer, cook, and traveler.
Lance George (DJ LG)
Lance George (DJ LG) is a talented Chicago-based DJ, co-founder of "Level Up Collective" and owner of "One Idea Entertainment."
Brennan Lazzaretto is a musician under the stage name "Buddy L" who has overcome a traumatic fall and spine injury, now living an active, healthy, and fulfilled life.
Nicole Rookey is the Team Leader of Youth Engagement and Empowerment at Prevention Network. She directs the Heart of New York Teen Institute program as a passionate servant leader.
Dan Fitzgerald, MPH, icps
Daniel Fitzgerald is a recipient of the "C. Everette Koop Unsung Hero Award", serves as the National Senior Manager for Advocacy at the American Lung Association, and is the Executive Director of the Chariho Youth Task Force.
Christian Perry is the CEO of "Grind Grately", a Father, a soon-to-be Husband, and a sailor turned college basketball coach, turned community organizer.
Brent Swolsky is a youth engagement and motivational speaker and an active high school counselor and educator, delivering messages of hope.
Loukia Mastrodimos is the podcast host of "This Midlife in Bold," CEO & Founder of Midlife in Bold, a lifelong educator, a health & wellness coach, and the creator of The Midlife Without Regrets Method.
Ben Stroh is the President and Founder of BPS Pro Audio,
a licensed financial educator, and on a mission to help others achieve personal success.
Harriet Turk is a professional speaker, author of the book "After the Speech", and a positive teen expert.
Kevin Pierce is a math educator, keynote speaker, and advocate for youth leadership development.
Brad Ton is an account executive for "One Cause" who supports nonprofits, a lover of God, meditator, trail runner, and hip-hop enthusiast.
Jalen Little is a motivational speaker, music producer, and an admissions specialist for Harper College.
Doug Petit is a public speaker and dedicated host of the "Positive Alternatives" podcast, where he consistently promotes healthy choices amongst teens.
Mollie Marshall is a self-contained special education teacher who serves on the board of "Changing the Face of Beauty." Her life’s work is to shine a light on the beauty and potential of those living with a disability and is an advocate to help give them a voice.
Patrick Marchand is a DJ and owner of MVP Mobile DJ, a student supporter through Easter Seals Learning Academy, a strong leader through Metamora IL's Operation Snowball, and a man on a life-changing journey.
JIm "Pouli" POULIopoulos
Jim "Pouli" Pouliopoulos is a "recovering engineer,” a well-being and happiness storyteller, a senior lecturer at Bentley University, and author of the new book "How To Be a Well Being."
Shannon D. Hughes
Shannon D. Hughes is the author of "Your Motivational Manual", a public speaker, entrepreneur, radio host of "The Movement", and a success coach.
Ron Jakubisin is a Positive Youth Development Educator for the University of Wisconsin's Division of Extension and has had a lifelong career in prevention and youth leadership as an educator, trainer, and presenter.