A Little Bit About...

Anita M. McLaurin


Anita M. McLaurin is an author, speaker, and coach who helps people with unfulfilled dreams dispel the negative voices, discover their dreams, and design a plan to make those dreams reality, so they can live an authentic, purposeful  life.

As a young girl, Anita struggled to dispel the voices that tried to derail her from the path to her dreams. As a young woman, she discovered how to shut out those voices and focus on her goals. Today, a transformed woman, Anita invests her time helping others overcome fear and doubt, so that they can live their dreams. She and her husband Eric are blessed with one amazing child and live outside San Antonio, Texas.


Anita's Speaker Qualifications

Anita M. McLaurin earned a Masters in Education in Training, Development, and Curriculum Design. She is the CEO of A. McLaurin Group and My Father Said I Could. Over the past 20 years she has trained thousands of individuals through her programs.

Author Academy Awards

Recipient of 2018 Author Academy Award for Children's Literature

Anita's Coaches

Les Brown


 Emmy Award winner. Selected as one of the World’s Top Five Speakers & Golden  Gavel Award winner by Toastmasters International. 

Dr. Sandra Steen


Author, CEO, International Speaker, Inspirational Speaker & Master-Certified Coach and recipient of the Malcolm Baldridge Award. 

Kary Oberbrunner


 CEO of Redeem the Day, Igniting Souls, and Author Academy Elite and International Speaker and Publisher.