Welcome, Leatrice Brooks!

Leatrice Brooks connected with NSA in April of 2018 and was inspired by Mary Jane Mapes to join the NSA Michigan community as a Chapter Candidate.  Dr. Brooks is a licensed psychologist and has a practice in Kalamazoo where she has lived since 2004.  Leatrice is...

Learning From the Leader: David Dye

By Carol Prahinski, PhD, DTM, NSA-Michigan Immediate Past President What is the key guidance to help you write a book so that your audience will read it cover to cover and plead for more?  How do you ensure that your book will launch your speaking business into the...

Finding the Funny: Fireside Chat with Jeanne Robertson

By Mimi Brown, AMP UP Success, NSA-MI President Elect The legendary Jeanne Robertson, CSP, CPAE, graced NSA Michigan with her delightful presence and shared comical insights to help us find the funny for our speeches and programs. Jeanne was in town for her Rocking...

December Word of the Month: GRATITUDE!

By Babette Ten-Haken, One Millimeter Mindset, NSA-MI Member-at-Large Gratitude is an emotion, and a word, that we need to carry with us throughout the year. Instead of reserving it just for Thanksgiving. So many of us, so graciously, share our support for and with...

Oct 2018 President’s Message

Opportunities.  As professional speakers we are always looking for opportunities to speak, to learn, to build our business, to make connections.  In my mind, that is the reason that NSA Michigan exists; to serve you and to help you find those opportunities and make...

Pam Wyess Named 2018 Charles Leadership Award Winner

On Saturday, September 8, NSA Michigan was thrilled and honored to present Pam Wyess with the prestigious Charles Leadership Award in appreciation of her years of service to the chapter. Pam is only the fourth member to receive this award in the chapter’s...

What speaker doesn’t need new video footage?

“I have plenty of video and don’t need any new footage,” said no speaker ever. We have big news! Your NSA Michigan board has found a way to create a great video recording opportunity this summer in Ann Arbor at a very low cost.  You’ll get 15...

It’s Awards Season at NSA Michigan!

NSA Michigan was thrilled to honor some of our chapter members at today’s seminar. Dick Egli served the chapter as President in 2011. Since that time, he has provided invaluable counsel and support to members of the Executive Board. In recognition of this...