I help individuals and organizations develop positive leaders and a resilient workforce.
“Ann has a tremendous ability to capture her audience using real-life examples that relate to leadership situations. She is a high-energy professional, and thought-provoking motivational speaker. I wouldn’t hesitate to have her talk to a group of my leaders again.”
~ Jim Whalen, CEO Hartzell Industries
Personal Leadership Expert
As a success psychologist and 20-year naval officer,
I’ve trained thousands of high achievers in personal and positive leadership.
Lead yourself first. Then encourage and uplift others to be their very best.
Integrity. Optimism. Resilience.
And happy, motivated, reengaged people ready to reach their full potential.
3 Simple Ways to Lead with Confidence
Positive Leadership Skills
You need positive leaders,
with a bias for action,
who aren’t afraid to make tough decisions and be held accountable,
who exude excellence under pressure,
who are trusted, respected, and lead by example,
and infuse their workforce with possibility, optimism, and resilience.
Let’s make that happen.
Leadership Keynote Speaker
“We could all use what Dr. Vertel has to offer. Leading with confidence and compassion. I would highly recommend her. Her talk changed the way I work in my company!”
~ Tim McCain, CEO Photolynx
“Every interaction I’ve had with Ann has been wow, wow, wow. Two things are important to me – to pay the food bill and pay Ann. Because Ann is right up there with food!”
~ Emilia Provencio, Top Realtor
“Ann’s talk about establishing a personal and professional vision for our business was spot on for filtering our many talents into a potent and effective mission statement that we have used to bring our design team to an even higher level. Ann’s professionalism and guidance are stellar and I am so grateful for her insights.”
~ Dawn Stone, Creative Director
Embellishmint Floral and Event Design Studio