LINDA ARMSTRONG KELLY

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,501 to $15,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: Texas

VIDEOS:
No videos listed.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • It is always a No! Until You Ask
  • It’s Not Where You Start but How You Finish!
  • Listen For the Lesson

Categories

Inspiration | Motivation | Parenting

Biography

Linda Armstrong Kelly is a shining example of spectacular triumph against incredible odds. From high school dropout to mother of Lance Armstrong, seven-time Tour De France champion and cancer survivor, Ms. Armstorng’s story motivates people to achieve their own dreams, regardless of the obstacles they face.

Ms. Armstrong’s life is a lesson in self-determination and hope. In her book, No Mountain High Enough-Raising Lance, Raising Me (Broadway Books; 2005), she shares her life experiences as a young, single mom raising her unstoppable baby boy.

Growing up in the Dallas projects and receiving a GED, Linda Armstrong’s guiding principles enabled her to rise from an entry-level temporary job to her career goal as a global account manager with Ericsson Microelectronics. She spent 15 years demonstrating her strength, positive attitude, and survival skills.

A passionate activist and speaker, Ms. Armstrong captivates audiences on the causes closest to her heart; battling adversity and overcoming odds much greater than the mountains Lance lived to climb. At the core of her inspirational messages are the importance of dedication and hard work in accomplishing one’s goals.

Ms. Armstrong is proud to be a member of the National Speakers Association. She also assists nonprofit organizations with fundraising, is an active volunteer, and serves as an Ambassador for The Lance Armstrong Foundation.

Linda Armstrong was the subject of a one-hour television biography on The Learning Channel (TLC) entitled, Raising A Champion: The Linda Armstrong Kelly Story. Most recently, she received the “Outstanding Mother of the Year” award from the National Mother’s Day Committee. Her television appearances include The Dr. Phil Show, CNN, and ESPN. She has been featured in national magazines such as People, The New Yorker, USA Today, Ladies Home Journal and Texas Monthly, as well as many local newspaper, radio programs, and television news shows.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • No Mountain High Enough: Raising Lance, Raising Me

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Dale Dauten
After holding management positions with two major corporations and two consulting companies, Dale Dauten created Research Resources, a nationally-known market research firm retained by industry leaders, including McDonalds, Procter & Gamble, AT&T, Kodak and 3M.

Having two popular columns--one meant
More>>

Marv Levy
Through the ages, there have been great men who have had a major influence on the people with whom they have come into contact. One such man is Hall of Famer, former Buffalo Bills Head Coach, Marv Levy.
More>>

Muffy Davis
“I am about success through determination. I am here to live the best I can and through that lead others into the best they can be.” ~ Muffy, age 15

Muffy Davis is a graduate of Stanford University, where she
More>>

Dick Hoyt
Dick and Rick Hoyt are a father-and-son team from Massachusetts who together compete just about continuously in marathon races. And if they're not in a marathon they are in a triathlon--that daunting, almost superhuman, combination of 26.2 miles of
More>>


TRANSLATE:

Architects, developers and facility managers have selected Brikley's performance-engineered toilet partition and shower cubicle with confidence since 1998. As a market leader, Brikley delivers building owner value through design excellence, multiple options, code compliance, and long-lasting durability. If you choose us, we can provide best toilet partition systems for you.

At List Outdoor, we are happy to provide unbiased and informative reviews of the most popular outdoor gears. From the camping tent to backpack to crossbow, you can totally expect our regular update of the latest in-season reviews of outdoor products.
The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like cheap replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with luxury replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality swiss replica watches is a good thing to men.