Shavonne Reed

Marketing and Communications expert, self-advocacy and confidence coach and successful CEO

Shavonne Reed is a Marketing & Communications Expert and a Self-Advocacy and Confidence Coach. She is the CEO & Founder of OPUA Agency and the Future Health NOW Foundation, Inc. Shavonne hosts a bi-weekly podcast and is a mom of two zoomers and wife to Dante’ and believes smiles, love, and laughter are the best medicine in life.

After a successful career leading global marketing initiatives, she pivoted into her purpose to inspire and encourage others through inspirational storytelling that recharges others into action for positive behavioral change.

We all know with time, complacency can kick in. Shavonne brings the energy to spark provocative thoughts about whether or not you are showing up intentionally and as your best self. The tools and techniques she provides will improve your effectiveness as a leader, an employee, and as an organization.  

In this engaging (and fun!) presentation, Shavonne Reed, Behavioral Change authority and author, will spark your confidence with the new-fashioned ideas from her spine-tingling book “Ugly Duckling: What you see is not what you get.” You’ll be on the edge of your seats as you experience her electrifying energy through her keynote. Your participants will leave amped up with strategies to show up and stand out and stand for change in your organization.


• Immediately impact your culture to prioritize empathy for better engagement and acceptance, increasing productivity and more effective collaboration.

• Alleviate the burden of stress that low expectations breed in order to foster a more intentional inclusion for better output at all levels of the organization.

• Confidence Building Skills for Emerging Leaders

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