Seeing a need for genuine and relatable speakers, Alexa has grown passionate about sharing her experiences to help others achieve their goals, increase productivity, and live meaningful lives. Since 2017, she’s spoke at 70+ events and reached tens of thousands of people.
Having faced adversity at many stages of life, Alexa has the experience to relate to people of all ages and walks of life. It’s her mission to show people that they're in control of their destiny and that what defines them as individuals is not their shortcomings, but how they choose to deal with them. Whether it’s at a high school leadership conference, a charity gala, or a corporate event, Alexa encourages others and gives them to the tools to not only survive but to thrive.
Below is a preview for Alexa's 2017 The Harbor TV episode as seen in over 20,000 high schools across the US.
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Having come from a broken home in a small town and facing death as a 16 year old, Alexa has encountered adversity during many different stages of her life. By sharing her experiences, she encourages others to view their challenges as conquerable obstacles versus road blocks, and is able show how one can turn adverse situations into valuable learning experiences and use them to their advantage on the path to success.
Regardless of age, we all feel pressure from the outside world to act, look, and feel certain ways. Alexa's journey has been no different, and she too has struggled with other's expectations of her as well as the pressure from today's society. She candidly shares her struggles in an effort to show others how to assess the source of the pressures we feel and, once identified, how to manage them effectively.
a to b not a to z
Alexa has achieved feats many people never thought possible. However, her success didn't come without hard work, dedication, and failure. In her talk, she explains why she believes intimidation is one of the biggest barriers when it comes to achieving goals. Instead of approaching goal setting as A to Z, Alexa explains how the first step to getting to Z is getting from A to B. Knowing where to start and which actions to take are the first and most critical steps to succeeding, kicking butt, and making one's dreams a reality.