Anne McCrady - InSpiring Speaker

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Stories explain us. Poetry heals us. Music moves us. Creativity reveals us.

Science enlightens us. Peace accepts us. Kindness connects us.

Nature sustains us. Love empowers us. Faith affirms us. Hope encourages us.         

And with the everyday Language of our Lives, we InSpire one another!       

Anne McCrady


A gifted wordsmith and natural motivator, InSpiritry founder Anne McCrady entertains and inspires! Whether sharing her high energy optimism, her uplifting stories or her compelling poems, Anne reminds audiences that Every Moment is Poetic, and Every Life is an InSpirational Story!  Always intent on fulfilling her mission of Putting Words to Work for a Better World, Anne uses every opportunity to awaken audiences to the joys of living and InSpired Life.

Equally comfortable at an auditorium podium, a rural retreat site, a youth facility or a non-profit roundtable, Anne's energy, warmth and insights lead audiences to rethink their lives, discover their own inspiring stories and connect to the world in new ways. As she shares the benefits of Greater Good Thinking, she bases her ideas on the 7 C's of InSpiritry:

 Comm-UnityCompassionCreativityCollaborationConsilienceCourage and Celebration.

Over the past thirty years, Anne has delighted thousands of audience members at conferences, literary events, community gatherings, fundraisers, schools, worship services, civic events and peace celebrations. Her presentations include keynotes, speeches, storytelling concerts, educational programs, poetry readings, literary workshops, political speeches, panel discussions and emceeing.

In addition to community and literary audiences, Anne enjoys speaking to faith communities, especially on topics of interfaith relevance. She has been a guest speaker delivering the Sunday morning worship message at First United Methodist Church in Henderson, Texas Perritte Methodist Church in Nacogdoches, TexasWoodlands Christian Church in Longview, Texas, Thoreau Woods Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Huntsville, Texas. Since 2003, Anne has been a frequent worship speaker at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Tyler, Texasthe Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Longview, Texas,  the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Lufkin, Texas. 

Fees from Anne's presentations support her community efforts and peacework, including the Art of Peace, the Texas Peace Summit and OpenWords, which takes InSpiritry programs to marginalized and at-risk audiences.

Contact Anne to InSpire or your next Civic, Cultural, Peace or Spiritual event!

  See Anne's extensive list of programs and presentations!

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