Ready for real motivation through authentic sharing and concise action steps? Monica is a relevant, dynamic keynote speaker. Out of tragedy, Monica has walked into triumph. She has used her life story to develop life changing keynotes and interactive workshops on domestic violence, negotiating life’s curve balls, and other challenging topics surrounding young people and adults.
Monica’s passion for helping teens and young adults through Revive2 has been fueled as a result of the life-changing, tragic death of her youngest son, Donté . Prior to his death, Donté was instrumental in motivating Monica to do workshops for college students who were currently facing hopelessness.
Monica has made it through her struggles and tragedies because she Just Believed. Many people cannot paint a picture of tragedy, struggle, strength, courage, and triumph in the same way as Monica Hawkins.
“I am a person who Just Believed God during the toughest times of my life!”
Monica has gained national notice for her messages of forgiveness and hope. She has shared on radio and TV on the following shows and stations:
- Sirius XMs “Maggie Linton Show”
- The Bob Dutko Show
- CBNs “Turning Point International”
- Bold Living
- Sheridan Broadcast FM Radio
- American Urban Radio Networks
- Ken and Deb in the Morning
- WNPQ The Light, 95.9 FM “Afternoon Drive”
Monica has the unique ability to capture an audience’s attention and challenge them to forgive, hope, and dream. She has delivered her hope-filled message to a variety of organizations such as:
- Pittsburgh Public Schools
- University of Pittsburgh
- Carnegie Mellon
- Harvard University
- Clarion University
- Penn State
- Allegheny County Juvenile Probation.
Monica has also spoken in various churches as well as in state and federal prison systems.
Monica Hawkins, a native of Pittsburgh, PA, is a mom and grandmother, an author, a mentor, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur as well as a Pastor. She is a woman of faith who understands the pain of tragedy and trauma. Exceptionally passionate about empowering and helping men, women, and youth move beyond the pain, Monica strongly believes that the ability to triumph over your struggles or tragedy is to Just Believe in Jesus Christ and put your faith in action. Through her passion, resiliency, and go get it attitude, she has motivated others to be encouraged by giving them their own go get it attitude to find their new normal and joy.