Author, speaker, trainer and coach who uses the power of motivation, inspiration and affirmation to both add value and move leaders and youth to realize their worth and move from surviving to thriving and from success to significance.Check Availability
Dr. Kecia Ashley is a business owner, academic scholar and published author who empowers and mentors young men and women throughout the country. As the latest in a long line of educators, Dr. Ashley has been in the field of education for over 20 years as a grade school teacher, school and district level administrator, consultant, and college professor. She is originally from Mississippi, but currently resides in Alabama. Dr. Ashley serves her community by volunteering in her spare time and sharing a message of hope through her focus on physic
Dr. Kecia Ashley is a business owner, academic scholar and published author who empowers and mentors young men and women throughout the country. As the latest in a long line of educators, Dr. Ashley has been in the field of education for over 20 years as a grade school teacher, school and district level administrator, consultant, and college professor. She is originally from Mississippi, but currently resides in Alabama.
Dr. Ashley serves her community by volunteering in her spare time and sharing a message of hope through her focus on physical and emotional health. Her passion for empowering women and men to experience success professionally, spiritually, physically, socially, and financially keeps her active and fulfilled on a daily basis. She is currently developing programs to empower women and to inspire people everywhere to follow their dreams of entrepreneurship, furthering their education, and overcoming obstacles in order to fulfill their purpose in life. She has received various accolades throughout the years for her contributions to education.
Additionally, she was recently recognized as a nominee for Entrepreneur of the year at the 2014 Alabama Black Achievers Gala sponsored by State Representative Oliver Robinson and Regions Bank and she received the Life Unlimited Crystal Award for 2015 from Zija International. Dr. Ashley was also featured as one of the Phenomenal Faces of Greatness for the Flora Pearl Foundation in 2015.
She is also a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and enjoys traveling, training, mentoring, and sports. She is the mother of two sons who are active in their pursuit of excelling in education, sports, and music. She is also a loving and devoted daughter, sister, and friend.
A philanthropist at heart, Dr. Ashley enjoys helping other people excel by encouraging them to operate in the spirit of excellence and integrity.
As the Bible says, God is no respecter of persons, and Dr. Ashley believes that every person with a dream, a plan and a support system can excel in life. It’s God’s desire for His people to prosper, and her goal is to help as many people realize their potential and accomplish their goals as possible.
The most successful people in life have gotten stuck at least once on the road to fulfilling their purpose, but they kept going. If you have ever experienced being stuck due to fear, disappointment, procrastination or uncertainty, Dr. Ashley’s seminars are definitely for you! I recently invited her to speak to my students at Virginia College and Dr. Ashley’s insight and transparency provide a roadmap to success that my students will follow for years to come.- Nina Jones, Career Educator/Business Owner
As a business owner, I believe your purpose must go beyond just making money, and sometimes finding the impact you are making with the work you do can be a difficult process. I love how Dr. Ashley helps you evaluate who you are to find your passion and purpose along with providing a realistic guide to gathering all these pearls that make you who you are so you can fulfill your destiny.- Quanyin Young, Owner Social Butterfly Boutique
All I can say is WOW! Dr. Ashley’s speech was inspirational and motivational on so many levels. She provided insight on topics that are important to women and every woman left this event changed for the better on one level or another. Each time I have heard her speak it is more impactful than the last!- Kayshia Featherstone, Corporate Sales
Dr. Ashley is one of the most compassionate and dynamic speakers I have ever heard who appeals to both youth and adults alike. After doing a series of talks with students at my school she left my students energized and motivated to pursue their dreams.- Kimberly Carter, Career Educator
We’ve all heard the phrase “What God has for you, is for you”, but sometimes it’s difficult to interpret what exactly that is. Your true purpose in life is not always revealed easily. Pearls for God’s Daughter provides a blueprint to reference, as a daughter of God, through your journey of discovery and enlightenment.- Stacey Diltz-Thomas, Owner, Stacey Wines
• Walking in Purpose
• Mastering fear, disappointment and the desire to quit
• Discovering who you are
• What it means to be God’s Daughter
• Healthy self-esteem / building self-confidence
• The power of positive connections
• Embracing change
• Empowering youth to experience success, both in school and daily life
• At-Risk Youth
• School Culture/Climate
• Graduation/Convocation Keynote
• Personal Growth
• Cultural Responsiveness
• Topics Related To Women