Tawana Williams was born without arms and impaired use of her legs. She’s an Award winner, nationally known Motivational Speaker and Author. Tawana is a highly sought after keynote speaker and Television Personality with a powerful and uplifting message for people of all walks of life. Her compelling story is one of triumph, perseverance and determination. She’s overcome many obstacles and has never let her disability stop her. Tawana has many gifts and accomplishments.
She’s the Author of five books including her Best Seller “Unarmed But Dangerous”- The Tawana Williams Story of Relentless Struggle and Ultimate Victory, this book is her personal testimony and will be featured as a Movie in Theaters in the near future. She’s an Artist (she draws with her feet) Businesswoman, Vocalist, wife, mother, Mentor, Former Spokesperson and CEO of Tawana Williams Outreach, Inc. She became a professional speaker in 1996 and travels the country with her husband ‘Toby’ speaking in schools, churches, day cares, nursing homes, prisons, drug rehabilitation centers, corporations and organizations. Tawana’s Mission is to give Hope and Inspiration to those facing adversities and challenges.
She’s been featured on The Jerry Springer Show sharing her story of Beating the Odds, The Judge Hatchett Show to Mentor a troubled teen, The WORD Network (twice,) Manna Express TV, The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television and many other television programs. She's been interviewed by Oprah's Producers twice over the telephone. Her story has been told in several National and Regional Magazines. She’s the Former Spokesperson for The Agape Gospel Academy in Atlanta, Georgia from 2008-2011.
Tawana is also Lobbying Congress for Family Assistance Rest Rooms (F.A.R.R.) in every Airport throughout America. Please visit her website www.tawanawilliams.com to sign her petition.
Her latest dilemma happened on November 27, 2011 when she suffered a stroke. She had some memory loss; however, there where No physical affects of a stroke and because she stayed focused, Tawana conquered that too, which brought about her latest book “Mind Interrupted”-Experiencing Technical Difficulties with her strength and tenacious spirit she never gave up and started speaking again two months after the interruption. Today, she continues to remain “Unarmed But Dangerous.”
Tawana Williams is “The Hope Coach” and she’s teaching others throughout the world how to live a life with “No More Excuses.” Her dreams are to create and host her own Talk Show, Motivational Reality Show, Produce her Debut Movie in Theaters “Unarmed But Dangerous” and Philanthropist efforts to help the human race. Today, she’s a Les Brown Platinum Speaker and resides in Wilson, North Carolina with her husband ‘Toby.’
Tawana Williams featured on The Judge Hatchett Show Mentoring a troubled teen; AWESOME!