Lecia J. Rives is an electrifying, spell-binding motivational speaker, author and comedienne who leave her audiences screaming for more! Her dynamic delivery coupled with her enchanting charisma enables her to convey messages of hope, opportunity, self-empowerment and gut busting laughter.

This award winning speaker is no ordinary gem. She is an adjunct instructor of public speaking at Washington University and licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois. The Founder and President of Speak uP! Enterprise is a cum laude graduate of Tennessee State University and Howard University School of Law.


Currently, she is the author and publisher of Get Up and Be Somebody!®, the voice of the Get Up and Be Somebody!® moment on Sunday Morning Live and a contributing writer for In Magazine.

Quote: “Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.” – John Wesley


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