#SWYS19 Keynote Speaker

On Friday, September 20, Black Girls RUN! will host our annual Awards dinner as part of the Sweat With Your Sole Conference and Race Weekend. This dinner is an opportunity to dress up, eat good good before race day and recognize the women of BGR! Nation. We will announce the 2019 Ambassador and Run Coordinator awards, along with some fun BGR! superlatives in theme with our BGR! Homecoming!

Also, apart of the night is having an awesome keynote to deliver an inspiring message to everyone! This year, we are excited to announce, Brandi Harvey as our speaker!

Brandi Harvey is the Founder of BEYOND HER an active wellness brand for women of color. A former high school teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District, personal trainer, NPC fitness competitor and nonprofit Executive Director, Brandi is a true renaissance woman. 

As the author of the bestselling Go Beyond Her Guide, the highly anticipated Breakthrough Sold Separately, and creator of the Beyond Her Transformational Wellness Program, Brandi has taught thousands of women around the world to become more confident as they step into the arena of their lives.

Authentic in spirit and a certified truth teller, Brandi has captivated audiences in both the United States and abroad. Having graced the stages of Harvard Business School, Princeton University, Disney Dreamers Academy, NYU in Florence, Italy, and The United States White House just to name a few, Brandi is a premiere speaker, and leader of this generation.

With thousands of subscribers to her weekly Beyond Hernewsletter, Brandi Harvey has created a lane that is all her own. From national and local appearances on the Steve Harvey Show, Sister Circle, Good Morning DC, Atlanta & Company, Essence Magazine, Redefining Wealth, Rolling Out, and serving as a contributing writer for Sheen Magazine, Brandi uses every vehicle she can to bring holistic wellness to women of color. 

 Recognized as a 2019 Blossom Award Recipient through the White Dress Project, a 2018 Ambassador of Change in Health and Wellness, a 2018 Boss Woman of the Year, Atlanta’s Top 100 Women in Business, and having received the White House Drum Major of Service Award under President Barack Obama, Brandi Harvey is a woman on a mission to change your life and the world around her.