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Dr. Lawana Gladney

C-Suite Leader Since:


Emotional Wellness Doctor/CEO of 24 Carat Speakers


Dr. Lawana Gladney, Ph.D., speaker, trainer, author, and media personality is the premiere emotional wellness doctor. She is the CEO of Gladney Enterprises and 24 Carat Speakers, LLC, a premium speaker’s agency for Women of Color.  Her Ph.D. in Instructional Psychology and Technology focuses on emotional wellness and the science of the mind. This degree focuses on human behavior and how the brain processes information that will lead to change.  Having that expertise and background, coupled with years of research, Dr. Gladney has developed several programs and systems that, when applied, are guaranteed to change individuals’ perspectives, attitudes, and behaviors.


Dr. Gladney has shared her message and expertise with organizations, churches, schools, and fortune 500 companies including, IBM, Aetna, Raytheon, Texas Instruments, and the Pentagon.  She is a media expert and has a TV Show, Power Moves with Dr. Gladney, and an international podcast, Single Life with Dr. G, Dating Over 40.  She has also been featured on national radio, TV programs, and magazines and has reached over 35 million. She has served on many boards, including the National Speaker’s Association and Meeting Professionals International, and won numerous awards: Dallas Business Journal Women in Business and Quest for Success from Dallas Black Chamber, Rising Star, and Supplier of The Year. She is the author of 6 books and co-author of four books.  Her bestseller is titled “If You Are in the Driver’s Seat, Why Are You Lost? A Roadmap to an Amazing Life”, and has helped thousands of people to take control and regain personal identity by learning how to manage emotions, stress, and health, and create the life that is desired.

For more information go to www.drgladney.com and www.24caratspeakers.com