Sought after speaker, author, educator, and scholar, Dr. Gloria J. Burgess is one of the few speakers who is also world-community leader, master teacher, poet, performing artist, and organizational practitioner. In her workshops and keynotes, she infuses inspiration, innovation, and artistic imagination. Integrating presence, leading-edge leadership practices, and engaging commentary, Gloria inspires leaders to transform themselves and make a positive difference in the world around them. Known internationally for her compassion and commitment to lifting up the human spirit, Gloria reminds us that our principal responsibility is to support others and help give birth to magnificent new worlds. For it is in this capacity that we are called to create a shining legacy on behalf of this and future generations.