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2020 Inspiring Leadership Forum Keynote Speakers

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Caitlyn Jenner
Olympian, Transgender Activist, Bestselling Author

Becoming the world’s most famous transgender woman when she revealed her true self to millions on national television, Caitlyn Jenner is an Olympic gold medalist, father of 10, bestselling author, reality TV star, and tireless champion for issues facing the LGBTQ+ community.

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Dawn Smith
Writer, Producer, Speaker

In an effort to process the United States 2016 Presidential election results, Dawn Smith—former field producer for Bernie Sanders’ 2015-16 campaign commercials—started writing a comedy about an idealistic producer working in political commercial production.

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Samra Zafar
Human Rights Activist, Social Entrepreneur, Bestselling Author

Since sharing her story of escaping from decade of abuse living as a child bride in a forced marriage in Canada, Samra Zafar has become a beacon of hope for many people facing exclusion, abuse, and gender-based violence.

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