I’m Tawana Williams, your messenger of hope and inspiration, I’ve overcome the devastating adversity of being born without arms, and I can help you overcome whatever adversities you may be facing in life. That’s why I consider myself to be “Unarmed but Dangerous”. It’s time for no more excuses. What are some of the things that have happened to you that you’ve allowed to defeat you, control you, stop you, or to define who you really are? Whatever those things are, get ready to remove them. It’s time to live a no excuse lifestyle. What are some of your excuses?… Read more.
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Born without arms, Tawana has a powerful and uplifting message for people of all walks of life. Her compelling story is one of triumph, perseverance, and determination. She has overcome many obstacles, and has never let her disability stop her - Tawana has many gifts and accomplishments! She's an author, an artist, a poet, a vocalist, a wife, a mother, and the CEO of Tawana Williams Outreach, Inc.
In 2005, she was a guest on the Judge Hatchett Show, as a mentor, and has had many other television appearances. She's done phone interviews for Oprah and The Montel Williams Show. In March 2007, Tawana and her husband Toby were featured in Homes of Color Magazine. She was also featured in Hope for Women Magazine in the spring 200, and Epitome Magazine in July 2007. In January 2008, she and her husband Toby were guests on the world-wide television broadcast TCT-ALIVE. In March 2008, she received the True Servant Award at the Agape Awards Ceremony.
She was the Keynote Speaker in Omaha, Nebraska for the actor Mr. John Beasley. He starred in The Sum of all Fears, Losing Isaiah, and many other movies.
Tawana was a guest speaker for Mr. Joe Dudley, Sr. (CEO of Dudley Hair Products and Dudley Cosmetology University), in Kernersville, North Carolina.
She was the Special Guest for World Renowned Motivational Speaker Mr. Les Brown at the Speakers Network Training in Atlanta, Georgia. While there, she captured the minds and hearts of many other professional speakers. She's now a member of the Les Brown Speaker Network.
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