Motivational Speaker Tami Evans shares her energy, passion and humor to create an unforgettable experience for audiences. Recently appearing on The Dr. Oz Show (where she taught him to chair dance) Tami lives her belief that laughter is a vital part of learning. Her entertainment-based content celebrates and motivates participants, engages and empowers employees, creates communication cohesion, boosts confidence and busts stress! Genuine & funny, Tami is a professional speaker who specializes in fast-paced, interactive programs, filled with lots of learning and laughter. She has a broad professional history which includes working as a; University Professor, Communications Specialist, Professional Actress in NYC, Fashion Designer for Banana Republic, Personal Assistant to Nell Carter, Every kind of Waitress you can imagine, Stand-in for Melanie Griffith (pre-Antonio), accidental illustrator, and author of “Half Full of It: Activating Optimism and Other Hard Core Soft Skills.” Tami is an energetic motivator and performer, with both corporate and independent experience. She holds an MFA, and BAA in Broadcasting Communications, and Theatre. Tami shares important communication and leadership tools along with fresh ideas like Personality trumps Perfectionism, you can Fail with Flair, and we all need to Embrace our Inner Dork! Awarded TOP 5 New Speakers 2012 by the National Speakers Association, and currently the President of the New York City Chapter, Tami was also recently honored with the distinction “Best Avocado Sandwiches on the Planet” by her young son. Originally from the beautiful state of Michigan (show me your Hand Map!) Tami now lives just outside New York City.