Established in 1977, the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) is a lifetime award for speaking excellence and professionalism given to speakers who have been evaluated by their peers and judged to have mastered seven categories: material, style, experience, delivery, image, professionalism and communication. The award is not based on celebrity status, number of speeches, amount of income or involvement in NSA.

Current members from Texas:

Dianna Booher Prolific author of 44 books & communication expert (oral, written, interpersonal, organizational)

Expertise: Communication strategist working with leaders on executive presence and enterprise-wide communication, sales presentation skills, writing skills, interpersonal skills.

Christine CashenChristine Cashen A hilarious speaker on sparking ideas to handle conflict, reduce stress, and energize employees

Expertise: Humor, Stress, Communication, Conflict Resolution, Empowerment, and Personal Development.

Ed ForemanEd Foreman Former United States Congressman from two different states – Texas and New Mexico

Expertise: Inspirational, Peak Performance, Performance Improvement, Success, Motivation, Health & Nutrition.

LaDonna GatlinLaDonna Gatlin LaDonna’s passion is helping people be their very best!

Expertise: Inspirational, Motivation, Attitude, Change, Empowerment, Entertainment

Suzie HumphreysSuzie Humphreys Whether it is the challenge of change or acceptance…in relationships or situations, in the home or on the job. Suzie Humphreys helps you rise to the occasion with all the vigor and enthusiasm that living this wonderful life demands.

Expertise: Inspirational, Humor

Jjim-pancero-speakerim Pancero

Expertise: “Business to business” advanced training for the outside sales reps, the managers who lead them and the executives who direct them.

randy-pennington-speakerRandy Pennington The resource for leaders who expect results

Expertise: Business, Change, Leadership, Organizational Development, Ethics/Integrity, Accountability, Healthcare/Medical, Associations

Vince PoscenteVince Poscente Vince is a high-energy expert on strategies and solutions that will definitely change how your team handles crisis, problems, competition and change while reaching all goals

Expertise: Sales, Leadership, Teamwork/Teambuilding, Innovation, Business Growth,

Coconnie-podesta-speakernnie Podesta Organizational therapist, human resource professional, and expert in the psychology of human behavior.

Expertise: Communication, Leadership, Management, Motivation, Relationships, Sales, Psychology, Communication

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