Joined Jan 11 2011
57 years old
Born without arms, Tawana hasa powerful and uplifting message for people of all walks of life. Hercompelling story is one of triumph, perseverance, and determination. She has overcomemany obstacles, and has never let her disability stop her. Tawana has many giftsand accomplishments. She’s an author, an artist, entrepreneur, poet, vocalist, wife,mother, mentor, and CEO of Tawana Williams Outreach, Inc. a non-profitorganization. She became a professional speaker in 1996. Tawana is the Autho rof “I’m Different, But I Can” achildren’s book about being different, MotivationFor The Soul-Move Or Be Moved, a collaborative book of amazing stories withTawana and 17 of her Circle of friends. “UnarmedBut Dangerous,” The Tawana Williams story of relentless struggle andUltimate Victory. “Da-Bomb! SYSTEMS ThatCreate A Wealthy Mind-Set,” a book full of systems, practical principals,steps and strategies that will change your life, and teach you how to get whatyou want; it was released in August 2010.
Tawana was a guest on the JerrySpringer Show in 1993 (Beating the Odds). In 2005, she was a guest on the JudgeHatchett Show, as a Mentor to a troubled teen. She’s had phone interviews withOprah’s Producers, and The Montel Williams Show Producers. In 2007, Tawana andher husband Toby were featured in Homes of Color Magazine, Hope for WomenMagazine, and Epitome Magazine. Tawana produced her own Radio Show that wassyndicated in more than a million households in Memphis & Nashville, Tennessee.In January 2008, she and Toby were Guest on the world-wide Television broadcastTCT-ALIVE and The Kim Jacobs Talk Show on The WORD Network in March 2009. InMarch 2010, she was a guest on The Balancing Act on Lifetime TV. She receivedthe True Servant Award at the Agape Awards Ceremony and is the Spokesperson forThe AGAPE Awards Academy. Tawana has countless Awards, Accolades and Certificates.
She was the Keynote Speaker inOmaha, Nebraska for the actor Mr. John Beasley. He starred in (The Sum of all Fears),(Losing Isaiah), and many other Movies. Tawana was a guest Speaker for Mr. JoeDudley, Sr. (CEO of Dudley Hair Products and Dudley Cosmetology University) inKernersville, North Carolina.
She was the Special Guest forWorld Renowned Motivational Speaker, Mr. Les Brown at the Speakers Network Trainingin Atlanta, Georgia. While there; she captured the minds and hearts of other ProfessionalSpeakers. She’s now a Les Brown Platinum Speaker.
Tawana is Lobbying Congressfor Family Assistant Rest Rooms (FARR)in all Airports throughout America. You can sign her petition at www.tawanawilliams.com
Tawana Williams is an expertin Overcoming Adversities, and her dream is to create and host her own TalkShow in the near future.
Her Book “UnarmedBut Dangerous,” and other books are available at www.tawanawilliams.com