Testimonials

 
Custodians, teachers, cafeteria staff, administrators, secretaries, bus drivers, and board members alike were inspired and motivated by your unique talents, your enthusiasm, and you message of hope, balance, humor, and personal responsibility. Your energetic and timely message will certainly help our district’s employees meet the challenges of the new school year.
— Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District
…I can teach for another year because of what I’ve heard here today…
— Hereford ISD
Your ability to connect with the audience through your experiences and through your music made you an instant “hit” with our employees. You made each person feel special and appreciated for all that they do each and every day at Unity Health Center.
— Unity Health Center
It was such a pleasure to work with you and listen to you motivate us to “Tune Up Our Lives.” We have heard nothing but praise and we loved seeing the audience sing along to your presentation. It will be hard to follow you at next year’s event!
— Mercy Health Center
…Your life story is an amazing one, and your talents are heavenly…our challenge will be to find another superstar presenter next year.
— Vantage Healthcare
LaDonna is one of the most effective speakers I’ve ever had the privilege of hearing She is inspiring and has a way of driving you to be your absolute best…no matter what the situation.
— International Association of Administrative Professionals
Your homespun stories, charm and talent set the tone for a most enjoyable evening.
— Northwestern Mutual Life
We knew from seeing your video that you were just what we wanted…but the video could not adequately capture your warmth, enthusiasm and sincerity that so touched our audience.
— Rotary International
Simply put, she was sensational. Not only did she deliver a motivational message, but using music to do so was simply inspiring. Her presentation earned her a well deserved standing ovation.
— New Jersey Association of School Business Officials
Her message was filled with practical, creative, immediately actionable ideas and excellent content.
— Florida Resources Association
You lightened our hearts, challenged our minds, and sent us off uplifted.
— Executive Women International
You brought us exuberant fun, laughter, and love…the spirit of the season. You are a special lady!
— Crystal Cathedral
I don’t know who was responsible for the speaker, but they outdid themselves. LaDonna Gatlin was wonderful, so down to earth, so real, and so inspirational.
— Auburn University Administrative Professional Day Luncheon
…LaDonna tailored her performance to fit our awards program. Our audience of nearly 1300 gave her a standing ovation. She shared personal stories…sang a variety of songs….was upbeat and energetic! There was a long line of people who wanted a chance to meet her in person, and she stayed to greet each and every one of them afterward. Many of our growers reported the banquet was the highlight of the convention!
— National Corn Growers Association
The way she told her stories captured the attention and hearts of the entire group. Many of us have had many changes in our lives recently, and she gave us a way to embrace change and use it as a positive growth opportunity.
— Michigan Farm Women’s Symposium
Thanks for a fabulous speech. The delegates absolutely loved you. They were hunting me down after dinner to let me no how great you were.
— Piggly Wiggly Operators Association
The message of hope and inspiration as well as her beautiful voice made a tremendous impact.
— National Association of Postmasters of the United States