Sample Introduction for Annie Crawley
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PDF Sample Speaker Introduction Annie Crawley
Originally from Chicago, Annie has spent the past two decades living and working around the world. Traveling from Indonesia to Galapagos, Belize to Papua New Guinea, Annie Crawley has explored and documented life on our planet and under our Ocean! Inspired by the words her Grandmother gave her when she was 10 years old, “You have to travel while you are young kid because when you get to be my age, you can’t climb the mountains!” Because of her experiences and unique skills, Annie Crawley founded DiveIntoYourImagination.com, a company dedicated to changing the way a new generation views the ocean and themselves. Annie is known as one of the leading ocean-environmental educators on our planet. As an author, underwater cinematographer and producer, Annie has created an award winning series of books, dvds, teacher lesson plans, programs, and a motivational and inspirational art collection focused on life beneath the sea. Invited by Les Brown, Annie Crawley is a member of the Les Brown Platinum Speakers.
As one of the most energetic and engaging speakers you will ever experience, Annie has spent the last few years on a public speaking tour reaching thousands of children, professionals and corporations. While living overseas she traveled with the New Zealand Rodeo, was stoned off islands, lived through bombings in Indonesia, captained and crewed boats around the world and sold her car to purchase her first underwater camera housings.
Dive Into Your Imagination and Annie Crawley have won many awards including those from the Teacher’s Choice Awards, iparenting, Kids First Jury Awards and the Oppenheim Platinum awards. Annie was inducted into the Women Divers Hall of Fame in 2010, an elite group of women that have made significant contributions to the sport of scuba diving and Ocean Education. Annie is also a scuba diving instructor and boat captain! Her very first publication, Ocean Life From A to Z Book and DVD published by Reader’s Digest Children’s Division sold more than 100,000 copies. As the recipient of four grants from the Save Our Seas Foundation, Annie has been able to create and produce Children’s Ocean DVDS, books, cartoon characters, lesson plans and change the way we all view the ocean and ourselves.
Trained as a photo and broadcast journalist, Annie spent the past two decades living and working around the world. Her life changed when she breathed underwater for the first time and learned to scuba dive. Born to inspire people, Annie Crawley lives the message she brings to the world, empowering people to use their imagination to live out of the vision they create for themselves rather than that of their history. Annie Crawley is what the world needs now more than ever before!
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