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HPS GRAD AlumniHPS GRAD Alumni are members of the HPS Community who have completed HPS GRAD, our comprehensive public speaking training program.

HPS FellowHPS Fellow are members of the HPS Community who, having already completed HPS GRAD once, choose to re-enroll in the program again to further master their craft and help guide other students.

HPS Teaching FellowHPS Teaching Fellow are members of the HPS Community who, having already completed both HPS GRAD and Fellowship, take on the role of a mentor and leader for other students and assist Michael and Amy in various aspects.

S. Westveer

Shannon Westveer

Managing Director for KM Agency and Studio Growth Coach at Dance Studio Owners Association

Shannon co-owned & grew a $1.7 million dollar dance studio in Chicago, IL. Shannon finds joy in coaching dance studio owners to build their businesses while being leaders in their personal and professional lives. Shannon is the current…

Alumni Directory – S. Brunswick

Shelli Brunswick

Space Advocate, DEI and Womenempowerment Champion

Shelli Brunswick brings a rich perspective and deep vision of the global space ecosystem. She advocates for space technology innovation, entrepreneurship, DEI, and global leadership. She is a highly sought after speaker and author sharing both her personal…

Alumni Directory – N. Zellner

Nikki James Zellner

Founder, Content Strategist, Activist

Nikki James Zellner's unique background in media, marketing and activism makes her an incredible fit for all audience types – professionals, leaders, community change makers, and even every day citizens. Inspiring others to take action is what she…

J. Mott

Jen Mott


Dr. Jen Mott will capture audience's of all ages, skillsets and interests by teaching participants the power behind the word YES and encouraging people to unlock their own potential. Through storytelling, unique life lessons, and yes - actual…

M. Whitley

Margaret Whitley

Speaker, Education Disruptor, Writer

Today, Margaret speaks, consults, and writes about shifting educational paradigms after over thirty-five years in education and almost as many years as a parent. She promotes a Montessori approach believing in the potential of all children. Nurturing that…

M. Miller

Matt Miller

Education Speaker/Consultant

Matt Miller is an educator, author of five books, blogger and speaker. He has taught for more than a decade in public schools and has presented to thousands of educators all over the United States.

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