About Speaker Soledad O’Brien
Soledad O’Brien is one of the most respected names in journalism. She is a light in the dark when it comes to reporting the facts in this age when faulty journalism polarizes social opinion. She uses the power of storytelling to shed light on key issues in public affairs, politics and social justice reform. Soledad is a versatile keynote speaker who sparks informed dialogue on topics ranging from the current state of media to diversity issues, building a career and tailored moderated Q&A’s that address specific challenges facing your audience.
Soledad currently serves as the host of her own weekly talk program called Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien. Her program covers the most important people and stories in current events. In addition to her own show, she is also a contributor to Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel and the PBS NewsHour. Soledad is very passionate about diversity issues. Her award-winning CNN documentary series include Black in America and Latino in America. Both covered what it was like to grow up as a person of color in America and the issues facing each community today. She has the powerful ability to shape productive conversations about divisive issues in America and the world at large. On stage, she acts as a conduit for change in your community or organization.
Outside her work with major media networks, Soledad is also an entrepreneur. She operates the Starfish Media Group and a production company, Soledad O’Brien Productions. Additionally, Soledad speaks out on the plight of student loans and basic necessities for college students. She is the founder of PowHERful, a foundation that mentors and funds college tuition and expenses for young women.
Soledad is a dual threat as a keynote speaker and as a moderator for different panel discussions. She is available for campus speaker series in addition to industry conferences and corporate events.
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