J.D. Haglan delivers dynamic presentations from middle school to adult audiences. Presentations blend his passion for helping others with personal experience, offering inspiration with a touch of humor to keep it real.
A member of Toastmasters at The Lake in Mooresville, N.C. since 2008, J.D. was named Toastmaster of the Year in 2011-12, and placed 2nd in the International Speech contest in his area in 2012. A cancer survivor, Haglan speaks to Professional Organizations, High Schools/Teen Leadership Groups/Baccalaureates, and Churches on his personal fight and ultimate victory. As a former football player and coach, J.D. speaks on his experience with unexpected injury following a college scholarship, as well as student athletes and lives impacted toward success against insurmountable obstacles, through a 15 year coaching career.
J.D. earned his Masters in Counseling and Guidance Services and his passion for helping others continues in his vocation as a School Counselor for the past 15 years in High School and most recently Middle School. A former business owner in the Lake Norman area and prior Sales and Management experience give J.D. a broad background that translates easily to audiences of all levels. He currently trains individual Quarterbacks from grade 5 through college, helping them to hone skills to compete at the next level.
Contact J.D. for your next speaking engagement – be it success principles for a professional group or staff, motivation, inspiration, or a topic of your choosing at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-564-5235.