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United States



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North Carolina

Speaker Bio

Chad Porter is one of the nation's most highly recommended speakers. Corporate CEO's, Fundraising Executives, MLB, NFL and college athletes and coaches alike praise his powerful account of overcoming obstacles, perseverance, and dealing with life's challenges to go on to create a better community, team building, building self-esteem, and accomplish all the goals you aspire to.


Literally hundreds of thousands have benefited by his uplifting message for over 20 years. He is a father, a husband, a business owner and an inspiration. No destination too remote, no event too large or too small.


Corporations, small businesses, huge conferences, fundraisers, churches and youth groups, school children of all ages, sports teams (high school, collegiate and professional athletes), and countless others are venues that are right for his message which spans all ages, lifestyle and interests.


If you are looking for a speaker that will leave a lasting impression on your audience and produce measurable results, look no further.



Walk with Chad as he recounts the obstacles he faces and listen to his uplifting message about perseverance, self-esteem, and accomplishing goals. If you are looking for a run of the mill motivational speaker… keep searching. Chad is going to touch your heart, your mind, and your soul with one of the most inspirational accounts of finding hope in your darkest moments.


Powerful Message

Chad’s powerful account of overcoming obstacles, perseverance, and dealing with life’s challenges to go on to create a better world resonate a message that leaves a lasting impression on an audience and produces measurable results. Combining his life experiences with the time tested Ziglar principals creates an amazing combination guaranteed to give you the tools to be a difference maker.


A young athlete endures a horrific tragedy and in his darkest moments of despair, he questions why God would let this happen. His dreams of being a professional athlete had vanished in an instant. Hope was lost.


But his story was unfinished. This teenage boy found the strength and courage to fight against seemingly insurmountable odds. His story of perseverance and faith needed to be shared. With a leap of faith, Chad Porter started a new life of inspiring hundreds of thousands all over the globe. For more than 20 years, he has helped others find the strength to persevere, the courage to realize their true potential, and the heart to love each other in spite of differences.


Have you discovered your Why?

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  • Tom Ziglar
    03/10/2022 at 4:24 pm

    “I believe Chad Porter, Severed Dreams is foundational to re-igniting the spark of character that will help us to rebuild and strengthen our own lives, as well as help to structure the lives of our children and grandchildren. It is my hope and prayer that this book will find its way into the hands of those who are not only equipped but willing to put it to use in their homes, businesses, and communities.”

    Tom Ziglar, CEO Ziglar, Inc.

  • George Kinigopoulos
    03/10/2022 at 4:23 pm

    “Chad’s story was incredibly inspiring. He has such a positive attitude towards life and you can see that he is someone that truly lives each day to the fullest. His message really resonated with our group and applied to everyone either personally, professionally, or both. If you’re looking for someone that can deliver a powerful and engaging presentation, look no further. Chad is a great speaker and role model for us all. We were honored to have him speak at our meeting.”

    George Kinigopoulos, Managing Partner, MassMutual Greater Washington

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  • Tim Worley
    03/10/2022 at 4:23 pm

    “Chad took what was a tragedy and turned it into something amazing. He’s one of those speakers that will keep you on the edge of your seat and you don’t want him to stop. He’s an awesome speaker and you will never regret hiring him to speak for your event or corporate team.”

    Tim Worley, Former Pittsburg Steeler & SEC/UGA Legend

  • Trot Nixon
    03/10/2022 at 4:22 pm

    “I have heard motivational speakers throughout my career in professional baseball and I can tell you that Chad Porter ranks among the top of inspirational messages that I have heard. I believe in giving back and being a positive influence… Chad lives this everyday through his speaking. I would highly recommend that you hire his services for any engagement.”

    Trot Nixon, Boston Red Sox/World Champion

  • Sean McDermott
    03/10/2022 at 4:22 pm

    “Extremely Motivating! One of the best speakers we’ve ever had”

    Sean McDermott, Head Coach of the Buffalo Bills.

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