Atlanta, GA, May 30, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Christopher D. Coleman, an inspirational young man with cerebral palsy, will share his key leadership principles with Future Farmers of America in Hardinsburg, Ky., over a five-week period in June and July. Coleman will address high school students and their FFA advisers on June 22, June 29, July 3, July 6, July 10, July 13 and July 17 at the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center, a residential or “camp” facility that can host more than 300 participants at a time.
Doctors said Coleman would never be able to walk, talk or think for himself, but now he travels the country teaching people how to overcome adversity and succeed even in difficult circumstances.
Coleman is looking forward to interacting with the youth at Future Farmers of America because the organization is known for focusing on three areas that are very important to him: premier leadership, personal growth and career success. Founded in 1928, the FFA organization, with more than 7,000 chapters nationwide, uses agricultural education to create real-world success.
"We sincerely hope that our students will learn from Mr. Coleman that they too can overcome obstacles and challenges in their personal lives," said Peter B. Dreisbach, program consultant at the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center. "We also hope that they will leave determined to achieve personal and professional success. This is a wonderful opportunity for them."
As founder of Unlimited Leadership, an organization that moves companies forward by empowering corporate professionals with key leadership principles, Coleman travels the country challenging organizations, schools, disabled communities, corporations and civic groups not to let their situations and circumstances confine them. Coleman has been invited to speak at organizations such as The Coca-Cola Company, Chick-fil-A, the University of Charleston and Push America in Washington D.C.
If you would like Coleman to speak at your organization or for more information about Unlimited Leadership, call (404) 642-0445.
About Unlimited Leadership
Unlimited Leadership moves companies forward by empowering corporate professionals with key leadership principles. Christopher D. Coleman, an inspirational keynote and professional speaker, developed his leadership principles while learning to live life confined to a wheelchair. His life-long struggle with cerebral palsy has taught him how to overcome adversity and succeed —even in difficult circumstances. Unlimited Leadership’s practical seminars address the challenging issues that plague professionals in all industries. Participants of the seminars gain the motivation and develop the necessary strategies to excel personally and professionally. For more information call (404) 642-0445.