Michelle Poitier - Jacksonville, Florida
Michelle Poitier served in the United States Navy from 1990 until 2003. She has served her Nation and the State of Florida honorably.
Ms. Poitier was nominated and selected to attend Former First Lady Michelle Obama's United State of Women's Initiative 2016 for her work in the Jacksonville, FL community; recipient of a letter of recognition from the Governor Rick Scott (Sept 23rd, 2016) of Florida, for her Jacksonville, FL community contributions. Additionally, Ms. Poitier received a letter from The White House (March 16, 2016) for selection/participation in the Mission Continue (Women’s Veteran's Leadership Summit).
For nearly 6 years Michelle Poitier has utilized her talents for public speaking, her unique life experiences and her ability to craft messages that resonate with people of all backgrounds for the betterment of others. A respected Navy disabled veteran, successful entrepreneur, and powerful advocate for victims of military sexual trauma and other forms of abuse she is known for her transparency, authenticity, and ability to turn one’s suffering into surviving and thriving. Michelle Speakz has provided the means to expand her global vision for healing and strengthening women into a multi-tiered platform of change and action through events, focused content & speaking.
Ms. Poitier also founded and operates Future Impressions LLC, Founded in 2014, a veteran-owned small business. What started out as a hobby assisting job seekers and business professionals flourished into a business dedicated to helping clients package their projects in a professional manner. My staff and I have extensive experience in writing and administrative services.
Ms. Poitier has volunteered to serve her country for 13 years, since then, she has been serving the State of Florida thru business, civic, community and personal improvements to the lives of many. Educated in business, she is a successful entrepreneur, public speaker, life coach and advocate to women veteran issues.