One day you’re a seemingly healthy 34-year-old, going through the day-to-day in your dream job with your high school sweetheart and two kids by your side…
and the next week you’re diagnosed with an aggressive stage three breast cancer.
Hi, I’m Jen!
In 2018, I learned that life can simultaneously be scary, difficult, and beautiful. And maybe for you it’s not cancer, but it’s a relationship or a job or infertility or disability or [insert your own unchosen adventure].
Here’s what I need you to hear:
You are greater than your life’s challenges.
You can do this. And I hope the content on these pages serve as a digital hug from me to you.
Jen Hoverstad is a dynamic keynote speaker and workshop facilitator who will wow your audience with her energy and positivity as she uses her yearlong battle with cancer to inspire small changes that will make a big difference.
At 18 years old, Jen first stepped in front of a live camera as talent for UNC-TV, the statewide PBS affiliate for North Carolina. Since then, her love for live audiences has taken her on stages and inside classrooms large and small. She has facilitated panel conversations, interviewed well-known business leaders, led brainstorming sessions for non-profit leaders, and
9/8 A.E. Finley YMCA All-Staff Mtg.
9/9 Elon University School of Law
Student Event - Greensboro
9/11 Millbrook High School FCA
Student Event - Raleigh
9/11 WEX Women’s Panel
Free - Raleigh, Morgan Street Food Hall
10/12 WEX Empowerment Conference
Purchase Tickets - Raleigh
11/21 Women with Purpose
Free - Raleigh, Loading Dock Raleigh
What they’re saying…
What do I speak on?
Audiences have been known to…
Be encouraged and empowered to tackle tough life situations.
Recognize their opportunities to have a significant impact on family, co-workers, and customers.
Understand their influence and why it matters.
Find their purpose in the every day routine of life.