LGBT Speakers

People of lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and transgender sexualities can often feel alienated and are still discriminated against in our society today. LGBT advocates work to raise awareness on discrimination against alternative sexualities and support peoples of alternative sexualities in need of it. Events to help raise LGBT discrimination awareness and educational presentation in institutions and workplaces can help to support this cause. If you can looking to hire a public speaker with inspirational stories and moving messaging about LGBT acceptance you will find a wide range of highly qualified candidates here at Great Black Speakers.

Judge Mablean Ephriam Judge Mablean was born to Robert and Mable Ephriam in Hazlehurst, Mississippi. She is no stranger to achievement. Through hard, consistent and dedicated work, she strives to perform and do her God-given best. Since a child, she has always had that “spirit” of excellence and liberality about her.The ninth of ten children, you could always find her somewhere reading, studying, and asking countless questions that could drive y...


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Lenora Billings Harris

Certified Professional Speaker (CSP), Past President of the National Speakers Association, and Current President of the Global Speakers Association.

Lenora Billings-Harris         Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)Diversity and Inclusion is a full-time focus, not just one topic among many for Lenora Billings-Harris. Her ability to transform multifaceted diversity and inclusion concepts into immediately applicable “how to’s” have enabled her to help organizations intentionally create and sustain inclusive work cultures that challenge each individual to accelerate their efforts toward achiev...


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Clay Cane

Radio Personality and Award-winning Journalist

Clay CaneClay Cane is a New York City-based, radio personality and award-winning journalist. His work covers various topics: pop culture, sexuality, race, religion, social networking and personal branding. Raised in both Washington State and Philadelphia, his diverse racial and socio-economic background has fueled him to consistently deliver edgy commentary, which has garnered a strong following on his social commentary website, ClayCane.net, a 2...


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Aisha Moodie Mills

Political Commentator, Radio Host, & LGBT Policy Expert

Aisha C. Moodie-Mills         Aisha breaks down the beltway banter to explain the heart behind the headlines and the passion behind the policies shaping our nation. She appears regularly as a political commentator on MSNBC, Fox News, and Current TV, and her work has been featured by Washington Post, Essence, The Atlantic, Politico, The Root, Huffington Post, Uptown Magazine, and ThinkProgress among others. She has been recognized as one of the t...


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Anthony Carter

Speaker specialized in surviving unemployment, mentoring, GLBTQ Issues, Relationships, HIV/AIDS personal responsibility for achieving goals.

Anthony CarterAnthony is a writer, actor and teacher. He is adjusting to life on the West Coast after years of being a theater rat in NYC.A semifinalist in the Strawberry One Act Festival 2007 with his play, Breakfast for Dinner, Anthony Carter combines his love of theatre, writing, storytelling and black queer feminist theory to create projects that inspire all to greatness.His book: Unfettered Mind: The Importance of Black Male Mental Health, r...


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Dr. Cari Jackson

Facilitates reimagining, reinventing & repositioning for life-changing success, excellence and happiness.

Rev. Dr. Cari Jackson inspires and challenges diverse audiences around the world on a range of topics from interpersonal and intercultural communications to power dynamics and social justice. She uses her unique insights as a scholar, pastor, counselor, and organizational consultant to help individuals, organizations and communities realize and achieve greater purpose by identifying and overcoming self-imposed limitations and systemic barriers. S...


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Allen OrrPractice DescriptionAllen Orr is the founder of Orr Immigration Law Firm PC, a minority-owned law firm based in Washington, DC and focusing on a US corporate compliance, as well as global corporate representation and assistance on immigration issues.Mr. Orr has over 13 years of US and global immigration experience with the immigration practice of one of the largest international law firms.Mr. Orr is the recipient of the 2009 Joseph Minsk...


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Daniel Trust

Genocide Survivor Speaker for High Schools and Colleges

Daniel TrustDaniel is an American motivational speaker and survivor of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide that killed between 800k & 1 million Hutus and Tutsis. Born and raised in Rwanda, Africa, at the age of 5 years old, Daniel Trust witnessed the killing of his lovely mother Thamari during the civil war in Gisenyi, Rwanda. Mr. Trust came to the United States as a refugee in 2005 at the age of 15 years old. He graduated from Bassick High School in 200...


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Trey Anthony

The dream go getter who specializes in helping others actualize their dreams and turning NO's into Yeses!!! She specializes in womyn's health and well being and also media and entertainment!

Trey Anthony        Critics have referred to trey anthony as The Oprah of the Canadian theatre scene! Award winning playwright, executive producer, actor, creator, and stand-up comedian trey anthony, is known for the ground-breaking television and theatrical production ‘da Kink in my Hair. Trey was also the executive producer, co-creator and writer of the hit television show ‘da Kink in my Hair for Global Television. In the series she was the ou...


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Rashid Darden is a novelist. He was born in the late 1970s in Washington, DC, where he has spent his entire life, save for brief stints in Moscow, Russia and Leicester, United Kingdom. Rashid’s first three novels are a trilogy consisting of Lazarus (2005), Covenant (2011), and Epiphany (2012). Each novel was published by Old Gold Soul Press to critical acclaim. The novels told the collected stories of Adrian Collins, a gay college sophomore who ...


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Cortina Jenelle Caldwell A native of rural Morganton (North Carolina), Cortina Jenelle Caldwell has always had a passion to serve and connect the surrounding community. After early years of working alongside her grandmother to grow the family catering business, Cortina was intrigued by the power of entrepreneurship.Continuing on her quest to serve others through hospitality, Cortina’s nine year history in the hospitality industry and community s...


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Cleo Manago

Socio-political analyst, behavioral health specialist & multi-mediator, specializing in Black behavioral/self-conceptual solutions.

Cleo Manago         Cleo has been in the trenches for social reform for well over two decades. A socio-political analyst, behavioral health specialist, activist, writer, film-maker and popular spokesperson on the most controversial issues facing Americans today, Manago is a prominent figure in the African American community and beyond. He is courageously at the forefront when it comes to combating society’s most pressing issues.His distinctively ...


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