2021 CONFERENCE KEYNOTES


This year we’re featuring four amazing keynotes chock-full of inspiration and information to bring back to your office...

Herman Moore

Keynote: The New HR - Harsh Reality with Herman Moore Sponsored by Lockton Companies
Wednesday, Oct 13 2021 | 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Autographs with Herman & Angela Moore in the Exhibit Hall
Wednesday, Oct 13 2021 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Herman Moore is the owner and CEO of Team 84, LLC, a certified MBE holding company with core focus in technology, manufacturing, logistics, enterprise printing, staffing, and marketing.  

Team 84, LLC owns and operates Team Business Solutions; an ISO 9001:2015 certified highly specialized print management and promotion solutions entity, Team 84 Marketing; a full-service marketing, branding, and advertising agency, and Team 84 Staffing; an employee management and recruiting agency.  Team 84, LLC and its’ subsidiaries operate out of 12 offices in five states, four countries and are Minority Business Certified.  

Herman serves as a member of the Virginia Athletics Foundation Board of Trustees at the University of Virginia.  He is also the founder of the Tackle Life Foundation which provides essential life skills and experiences to youth to assist successful individual growth and development. Moore additionally serves as an ambassador for Henry Ford Health System’s Game On Cancer campaign, and as a board member for the Ally Jolie Baldwin Foundation (allyjoliebaldwinfoundation.org) which is dedicated to promoting patient care support through the Children’s Hospital of Michigan.

Herman Moore was also one of the most productive wide receivers in NFL league history during his 12-year career (11 years Detroit Lions, 1-year New York Giants). Moore was the Lions first-round pick in 1991. He was named to the NFL Pro Bowl on four occasions and NFL All-Pro three times. In October 2007, Herman Moore was among 124 modern-era players, coaches, and contributors on the preliminary list of nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2008. Moore was one of only 7 other first-year eligibles to make the list.

  • 2-Sport Athlete at the University of Virginia (Football - First Team All-American WR) (Track and Field - Indoor and Outdoor ACC High Jump Champion)
  • 2x time NFL Season Leader in Receptions
  • 7th most catches in a single season in NFL league history (123) which in 1995 was then a new NFL record
  • Herman Moore and teammate Brett Perriman combined to set the NFL single season record that still stands for most combined catches (231) and receiving yards (3,174) by two teammates in the same season. Perriman’s 108 catches gained 1,488 yards. Moore had 123 catches for 1,686 yards
  • Only Detroit Lions receiver to catch more than 100 receptions in three consecutive seasons
  • Diverse Partners – Local and State Governments, Municipalities, National Mobile Service Providers, Professional and Collegiate Sports Organizations, Automotive Companies, Colleges/Universities, Religious Organizations, Major College Bowl Events, Casinos, Hospitals, Statewide Annual Education Associations (Principles and School Administrators, Teachers Association, Health and Nutrition Industries, Superintendents and High School Coaches Association, and Local/National Non-Profits.

Angela Moore

Keynote: Intentional Wellbeing with Angela Moore Sponsored by Lockton Companies
Wednesday, Oct 13 2021 | 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Autographs with Herman & Angela Moore in the Exhibit Hall
Wednesday, Oct 13 2021 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Angela T. Moore is an integrative health expert, keynote speaker, radio personality, and business owner. Angela is a NASM Master Trainer, Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES), Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) and Fitness Nutrition Specialist (FNS) through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She is also a nationally certified counselor (NCC) and a Limited Licensed Professional Counselor (LLPC). Angela provides integrative health assessments, mental, nutritional, and physical health programming, educational webinars, interactive workshops, and empowerment coaching to individuals, community, and corporate groups. Angela hosts the Empowered radio show on 910AM in which she interviews medical and mental health professionals, experts in wellness and prevention, activists and advocates, educators, motivators, and organizations that help people live an empowered life. She combines her knowledge, experience, and expertise to empower people to be their best selves through healthy thinking, healthy living, and exercise.

Tammy R. Bennett
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

Keynote: Unleashing the Power of Diversity or Everyday Thinking: Maximizing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging with Tammy Bennett Sponsored by Dinsmore
Wednesday, Oct 13 2021 | 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Tammy is an experienced employment attorney who focuses her practice on preventive strategies, Title VII compliance and equity, diversity, and inclusion training and consulting. She is also the chief equity and inclusion officer of the firm. In this key role, she serves as a trusted adviser to leadership in the design, implementation, and management of the firm’s equity, diversity, and inclusion programs and initiatives.

She frequently conducts training, workshops, lectures, and keynote addresses on diversity and inclusion, gender equity, implicit bias, inclusive artificial intelligence, neurodiversity, inclusive and agile leadership, cultural competence, emotional intelligence and the multigenerational workplace, among other topics. She also provides inclusive leadership coaching.

Tammy consults with employers on designing strategic initiatives to curate equitable and inclusive workplace structures, cultures, and leaders, and on effectively navigating change management. She helps employers transform cultures by adopting equitable and inclusive practices and policies, unleashing hidden talent by managing implicit bias, and delivering innovative solutions and outcomes by maximizing unique talent. In addition to her equity, diversity, and inclusion services, she provides HR-legal compliance counseling and training, and conducts workplace investigations.

She is a self-described “sociologist with a law degree.” Before attending law school, Tammy earned a Master’s Degree in Sociology with a concentration in Race, Class and Gender and Work, Labor and Organizations. Her research focused on both qualitative and quantitative analyses of the workplace experiences of racial and ethnic minorities, women, and LGBTQ workers. She leverages her academic knowledge of human behavior to provide practical advice and strategic counsel to resolve issues in the workplace.

Before joining Dinsmore, Tammy practiced as in-house counsel for a national retailer, where she provided advice regarding various company-wide programs and initiatives, including its mandatory arbitration, web-based recruitment, and pay practices programs. She appeared before administrative agencies for hearings and mediations and provided counsel regarding associate relations matters, diversity and inclusion strategies, workplace investigations, and talent management programs, among other responsibilities.

Amanda Meyer

Keynote: Finding Your Purpose with Amanda Meyer
Friday, Oct 15 2021 | 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Book Sale and Autographs with Amanda Meyer
Friday, Oct 15 2021 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Amanda Meyer is a military spouse, a mother of five children, and a 2x Pro Bikini Fitness Competitor. With a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, Amanda has taught writing to a wide range of age groups and recently became a #1 Best Selling Author. Amanda has also become a transformational leader within the network marketing industry, helping others achieve their goals and empowering others to make their dreams a reality.

After sadly losing her sixteen-year-old son, Logan, to suicide in May 2019, Amanda's life mission has been to travel around the world, helping others discover their purpose in life, while partnering up with legislators to advocate for mental health. As an entrepreneur and National motivational speaker, Amanda teaches and inspires others to achieve success by stepping out of their comfort zone and into a life they were designed to live. She will be sharing her life experience, her son's story, and ways to overcome adversity.

A meet and greet opportunity with Amanda will be provided after her session. You will be able to purchase her new book, "Breakthrough Success with Amanda Meyer." Do not miss out on getting your signed copy!

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