Inspiration is at the very heart of Wild Adventurous Life. Our vision is centered around the idea of creating a movement of change that pushes each and every one of us to live life to its fullest potential.
IMPACT. is an intimate speaker series curated to inspire you with life stories told by movers, shakers, and change makers.
These are the stories of those that have overcome mountains.
These are the stories of how one's life experience can inspire a mission.
There are the stories of one’s mission to do great things can change the world.
Our speakers are impacting their communities in ways that are shaping history. Join us for an night that will leave you feeling uplifted and inspired. We think when you hear what great things these people are doing, it might make you want to listen to the pull of your own passion and purpose.
IMPACT. is back for it’s third show and it will be bigger and better than ever before.
HOW IT WORKS
20 minutes per speaker.
No cue cards, no slides, no podium.
All proceeds are equally donated to non-profit organizations chosen by the speakers.
Join us at IMPACT. Portsmouth on November 16, 2018 at 3S Artspace.
SPEAKERS BEGIN AT 7:30PM.
DOORS OPEN AT 7:00PM.
GENERAL ADMISSION $26.
3S ARTSPACE, PORTSMOUTH, NH
ALL PROFITS ARE DONATED.
MEET OUR SPEAKERS
ESPN host, author, motivational speaker and Paralympic Gold Medalist, Victoria Arlen has become world famous not only for her story and accomplishments but for her message: “Face It, Embrace It, Defy It, Conquer It”. After developing two rare conditions known as Transverse Myelitis and Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis at the age of 11, Victoria spent 4 years in a vegetative state. In 2010, she began the nearly impossible fight back to life, learning how to speak, eat and move all over again. After years in a wheelchair, in 2016 Victoria’s endless hard work, determination and perseverance delivered results when she got out of her wheelchair and began walking on her own. In 2017 she competed through the semi-finals as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars Season 25. Victoria is also carrying out her dream of helping others, serving as the Founder and Co-Chair of Victoria's Victory Foundation.
Victoria’s benefitting non-profit will be her foundation, Victoria’s Victory.
Jessica is a high school dropout turned entrepreneur at age twenty six. She opened Jessica Todd Salon six years ago with a team of four and she now has a team of sixteen. Jessica is also a National Artist for L’Oreal Professionnel where she travels the country teaching Balayage. She is committed to her mission of up leveling the Salon industry through focusing on company culture and personal development.
Jessica’s benefitting non-profit is The Chase Home for Children.
Raya Al-Hashmi is a 27-year-old business owner living in North Hampton, NH. Her personal and business brand photography company, Raya on Assignment, is based in Portsmouth, NH where she has served hundreds of brands. Raya was born on the West Coast, lived in the Middle East as well as England before landing on the Seacoast where she has lived since, making it her home.
Raya’s benefitting non-profit is Families First.
Kathleen, who often goes by KT, has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry and understands the need for women to take control of their financial lives. The founder of NewDay Solutions, KT has written “The Hardworking Woman’s Guide to Money”, and has a weekly podcast called KT’s Money Matters. KT is an avid long-distance runner and triathlon participant. She has completed the Boston Marathon seven times and the Ironman Distance Triathlon four times.
Kathleen’s benefitting non-profit is CASA of New Hampshire.
HOSTED BY JENNIFER DESROSIERS
Jennifer is a compassionate entrepreneur and adventuress with a wild vision of making massive impact on this world. She is the Founder & CEO of Wild Adventurous Life and LANEY & LU. Inspiring people to step into their greatness is her jam. In her free time, Jennifer is all about luxurious car camping with her husband, slow sippin’ French press coffee, and snuggling with her pit bull, Zealand.