BIO

D aCha’na Blaydes is a Detroit native who has become a young award-winning speaker, self-published author, mentor, professional speaking coach & trainer. She studies business and African-American & African studies at Michigan State University.Throughout her collegiate career, she has interned with three Fortune 500 companies, has earned the title of 30 Top Speakers by Toastmasters International, and became the 2016 Multicultural Heroes Hall of Fame Case competition winner, successfully inducting Maya Angelou into the heroes hall of fame. Passionate about community, DaCha’na continuously serves her community through mentorship, community service, and investment.