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Akwi doesn't just communicate,
she captivates.

In addition to managing a robust and successful creative life, Akwi is a sought-after keynote speaker, strategic partner, and consultant. As a speaker, in person or virtual, Akwi delivers powerful and professional keynotes that captivate, educate, and inspire transformative action.


She harnesses 20 years of experience as an educator, artist, community leader, professional storyteller, arts advocate and administrator, and communications strategist to engage audiences of all sizes through her powerful delivery of informative and high-impact messages.

"You made me forget to eat my cake! And everyone knows how much I love chocolate cake!"

-Mayor Bruce Teague

Most requested keynotes

and workshop themes.

* The Power of Story to Transform Communities

* Take the Leap without Falling on Your Face

* Art + Pattern Disruption to Build Civic Wellness

* "Why?" as the Great Unifier

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