Tamekia MizLadi Smith 

 is the founder and CEO of EDU Arts, LLC; the author of “Take the Stage” and “Overcoming Social Determinants through Arts and Mentoring”. With over 20 years of diverse speaking, facilitation and training experience her provocative approach to educating her audience through various forms of creative arts has made her a sought after speaker.

Tamekia is passionate about the following subjects acronymed as "SPEED" which stand for:

Social Determinants of Health

Personal and Professional Development

Effective Communication

Empowerment through Encouragement and

Diversity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence

As a speaker for the 2018 TED Conference in Vancouver, Canada she was able to present a training that she developed entitled “I’m G.R.A.C.E.D.” which explores the importance of training front desk staff to collect data with compassionate care. 

2019 UPCOMING SPEAKING EVENTS 

FEBRUARY

20th Franklin County Courts

27th Black Migration NCH

MARCH

1st Results Mentoring Annual Partnership Gala Detroit, MI

APRIL

27th Sorority Gala

MAY

6-7 HOLDING

23-25th CCF WEIN Conference

JUNE

25th – 28th American Association of Physician Liaison -Salt Lake Utah

JULY

24th Women for Economic and Leadership Development Event

SEPTEMBER

8-10th HOLDING

OCTOBER

27th -30th HOLDING 

Tamekia Speaks 

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PREVIOUS TALKS

  • TED Conference 2018
  • TEDx Columbus
  • PEDIATRIC HEALTH EQUITY COLLABORATIVE (PHEC) Conference
  • Franklin County Head Starts
  • United Way
  • DSW Corporate Office
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital


SPEAKING TOPICS

· Children of Incarcerated Parents

· Communication

· Creative & Performing Arts

· Customer Service

· Inspirational & Motivational Topics

· Leadership Empowerment 

· Overcoming the Trauma of Abuse

· Self – Esteem

· Self - Presentation

· She Minding Her Business

· Team Building

· The Pursuit of Purpose

· Women's Issues

· Youth Issues



TRAININGS

I'm G.R.A.C.E.D. Training

The Art of Communication




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https://www.amazon.com/Take-Stage-Advice-Coaching-Lessons/dp/0972236805 

Divided into Stages, this book guides anyone who feels they have something to say, but don’t know how to begin. Whether you are intrigued or terrified by public speaking, this book helps uncover your courage and truth to deliver a moving performance. Each Stage is accompanied by personal experiences that helped shape Tamekia’s honest and inspiring communication.