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“The students were riveted by your thought provoking and life affirming message.  Your words were powerful, motivating, encouraging, and enlightening.  You are a gifted speaker who has truly made a positive impact on their lives.”  - E lroy K. Bethell. Chair - Department of Computer Information Systems - Saint Augustine's University


“When the city faced an impending Reduction in Force (RIF), we called Dr. Gail Hayes. She helped the impacted employees to see their options and they all gave her excellent evaluations although they were faced with losing their employment. Dr. Hayes is an excellent and gifted speaker and trainer. We would definitely contract her again!” -Alethea Bell, Municipal HR Director

“She reinforced UNC-TV’s educational, outreach goals through a compelli ng, dynamic, and interactive workshop. Trainer after trainer commented on how motivated they were to continue in the field of education.” - Pamela Hines Orr, UNC-TV Pre-K-12 Manager & Ready to Learn Coordinator

“I would be crazy if I did not send you the entire fall conference schedule because if you are in a conference, you make Clemson look great. You did an incredible job!” - Laurie Haughey, Former Coordinator for Clemson University Professional Development for Women Conference

“Dr. Gail is outstanding in lifting women up, encouraging them to be all who God called them to be. She reminds you that you are indeed meant for greatness!” - Dr. Frances Graham, Vice Chancellor, North Carolina Central University

“Dr. Hayes was simply outstanding! We had one member to tell us the morning after the conference that she used information gleaned from Dr. Hayes’s seminar in a meeting with a coworker!” - Tina Parker, President, International Association of Administrative Professionals of North Carolina

“Dr. Gail Hayes has worked with Durham Public Schools for several years and in several capacities. She served a motivational and Coaching Mentor for our In-School PBIS (Positive Behavior Support Intervention) coaches. She presented for our monthly meeting offering Words of Encouragement to help and inspire our coaches to keep building positive relationships with students and taking care of self.  She implemented PPP – Precious Pretty Powerful Young Women‘s program, and MAP Mighty Awesome Powerful program for Young Men District–wide to all interested schools.  Dr. Hayes is a great resource with a wealth of knowledge and brings a bright shining spirit of light wherever she goes.  Her knowledge of Literacy and writing and the programs she promotes are assets to any program.  We were blessed to have her work with our district!” - Mina Forte-Ferguson, PBIS District Coordinator for Durham Public Schools

Dr. Gail Hayes is a phenomenal speaker who inspires and educates women on what's really important in life. She teaches on self-love and following your destiny. She is simply amazing! - Jacquelin Thomas, Award Winning author & publisher, COO Brown Girls Books

“There are thousands of great speakers out there but when you are looking for a speaker that will shift the audience so quickly and profoundly into a mindset of "can do and awesomeness" you must consider the Dr. Gail M. Hayes.  She is a powerful communicator and she simply arrested the atmosphere and charged it with such intense energy that the audience could barely sit in their seats.”  - Dr. Verlean Turner, Chaplain

“I would be crazy if I did not send you the entire fall conference schedule because if you are in a conference, you make Clemson look great. You did an incredible job! - Laurie Haughey, Coordinator. Clemson University Professional Development for Women Conference

“Dr. Gail is outstanding in lifting women up, encouraging them to be all who God called them to be. She reminds you that you are indeed meant for greatness!”  -  - Dr. Frances Graham, Vice Chancellor, North Carolina Central University

“Dr. Hayes captivated an audience of over 1,000 middle school  students with a speech regarding celebrating diversity, valuing who you are, and the importance of good character. She used humor and real life situations to reach the students. Dr. Hayes left the students cheering for more with a thought-provoking and entertaining rap. She was truly inspiring!” - Kecia Rogers, School Administrator











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