Speaking Fees

Complete our Speaker Request form to receive a quote for LaKesha’s services. Your quote will include her speaker fee and travel and lodging, if necessary. LaKesha will provide any materials needed for her presentation at no additional charge. A signed agreement by both parties, 50% deposit of the speaker fee, and LaKesha’s travel expenses must be paid for LaKesha to be considered “booked” for your event.

Discount Days

LaKesha travels more than 20% of the year. If she is within 100 miles of your location, you may request a date two days prior or two days after her previously scheduled trip to qualify for a discount. Visit her event calendar to see if she will be in your area to qualify for a discount.

Book Signing

LaKesha is the published author of nine books and typically travels with books that are relevant to the theme of your event. She will request a table to sell books before and/or after her speaking engagement. You may also pre-order books in bulk. Depending on your order quantity, you may qualify for a discount off the regular sales price or have the amount donated to your organization. Visit LaKesha’s Library for more details.

Travel

LaKesha will travel to your location the day prior if the event begins before 12noon. She will leave on the same day if your event concludes prior to 6pm. LaKesha typically drives to destinations less than 150 miles from Charlotte NC. Otherwise, she will require a flight. LaKesha does her best to secure the most economical travel arrangements possible, therefore all quotes for airline travel will expire 24 hours after the quote has been submitted. If you would prefer to secure the flight, you must provide a flight confirmation with your deposit.

Hotel

LaKesha will travel to your location the day prior if the event begins before 12noon and will require a hotel night. She will stay overnight if your event concludes after 6pm and will require a hotel night. You may provide the host hotel information if there is a group discount rate. If you would prefer to secure her hotel accommodation, you must provide a hotel confirmation with your deposit.