Worldmaker Speakers Bureau

Lectures | Workshops | Conversations

Each of our speakers brings together resilience expertise with real world experience to provide tools and facilitate solutions to the most pressing questions you are grappling with in your organization or community.

Our promise: You will leave your time with our Worldmaker Speakers better equipped to strengthen yourself and others!​

April Smith JD

April Smith

Childhood adversity and resilience specialist

Bob VandePol

Bob VandePol

Crisis response and recovery consultant


David Richmond

CBE, British Military advisor and former Army Officer

Fiona Sweny

Fem tech entrepreneur and former British Army officer

Ivy Kusinga

Ivy Kusinga

Human resources and diversity specialist

Jeff Buchanan

Jeff Buchanan

Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Ret’d)

Kirk Ferfuson

Kirk Ferguson

Former Green Beret and Delta Force Operator, U.S. Army

Maya Anderman

Trauma response and resilience consultant

Dr Mollie Marti

Dr. Mollie Marti

Resilience researcher, author and founding CEO, Worldmaker

Simon Bailey

Dr. Simon T. Bailey

Corporate culture and leadership author

Tessy Anthony

Tessy Antony de Nassau

Consultant and global human rights advocate

Thembi Gola

Mental health advocate and resilience educator

Lisa Cherry

Consultant and childhood trauma & resilience specialist

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