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Looking to energize and ignite your next event?

Engaging and equipping your audience is vital to your event’s success.  My keynote presentations use practical tools and interactive techniques specifically designed to meet your needs and help your audience achieve success.

Speaking Programs

Growing Your Membership: 4 Drivers to Sustainable Growth

Based on over two decades of proven application, this model for sustainable growth will provide the roadmap needed to build your organization of the future, starting today.

Audience members will leave with specific strategies to:

How to Build a Member-First Team

How would you feel if your organization had a Member-First Team?

Do you have a diverse workforce and need to break down silos, build trust, and transform communication?

In this presentation, audience members will:

Become a member for a day.

Beginning with the member journey, experience the life of a member as they interact with your association. Hear what members say through the VOM – voice of the member research.  

Creating Your Compelling Value Proposition with Distinction

Organizations and Association need a new strategic competitive advantage. Disruption has disrupted the membership model. 

Gone are the days of build it and they will join; Host it and they will attend and bill them and they will pay. 
In this presentation, audience members will:

For other customized programs, please contact Velma at 941-200-0809.

What will you learn?

I believe audiences who enjoy their learning can discover their real value, become revitalized, and more productive employees.

The most effective speeches leave a profound and persistent impact on the listener.

My keynote presentations address the common challenges many organizations face when they seek to resolve matters of member engagement, member retention, member recruitment and board and team alignment. All four challenges represent obstacles to sustainable membership growth and value-driven experiences.

I customize my keynotes to address any or all these challenges:

How to retain the valuable member or engage the disengaged member

How to create board, leadership, and boots on the ground alignment by breaking down silos

How to build a member-first team that values collaboration and member satisfaction

How to drive sustainable membership growth

Book Velma as your Keynote Speaker and Build your Audience Engagement.