Geri is a storyteller and teacher at heart, often sharing practical tools and insightful lessons that inspire individuals and groups to make decisions and change for positive outcomes. See her three main topic areas (below), taken from her Four Pillars of Life strategy.


Ask Geri To Speak At Your Next Event 

  • Corporate Event
  • Association / Organization Event
  • Conference / Workshop 
  • Business Luncheon
  • Women’s Event
  • Nonprofit / Church Event

Contact:  geri@gericarlson.com – New speaker sheet available.



Geri teaches a model for life that helps individuals build a firm foundation. From the most difficult trials to living a life filled with gratefulness and joy, Through personal/professional coaching and through speaking, Geri helps people grow through life,


I.  Grow Through Life (& Thrive!)

What is the next right step and how do you know it’s right? Sharing practical tools that will change your life. Discussing:

  • boundaries,
  • balance,
  • your inner circle
  • and building a positive fortress.


C.R.U.S.H. the next trial that comes your way.

Coaching tips and discussion of real life issues and solutions.
(Practical for secular or faith-based groups.)

Change your thinking and you will change your life.

Learn why you should not lead with your feelings.
Why? How? (Practical tools.)

Learn the importance of building a strong, positive support system. (Practical.)

…And much more!


II.  There Is Always Hope – SIGNATURE SERIES  

1.  Mickey’s Miracle – Geri shares the story of her son’s near-death experience as a young child. (Short story version published in the book, Praise Reports: Inspiring Real Life Stories of How God Works Miracles Today.)

2.  I Stand Amazed – Geri shares her personal story of a brief health crisis in early 2004 that rocked her world and challenged her faith. Based on her book, I Stand Amazed. (Read more about it here.)

When you can’t find hope.

Where to Begin: Twelve (12) S’s that will lead you to hope and help you find your focus.



Tired believers in search of authentic Christianity (spiritual formation and more)

What does “authentic Christianity” mean to you? An honest discussion of today’s church (individual believer), focusing on four (4) key areas (R.E.A.L.) as exemplified by Jesus. If you are practicing these things you will display a life that is growing in holiness, and you will ultimately experience joy even in the midst of trials.

Are you growing?

Are you loving, really?

What are your obstacles?

Let’s get real. It’s time to remove the mask.

Not a typical Sunday morning “churchy” discussion.

This may get uncomfortable (necessary for growth).

Get ready to grow!

This is a church-wide message intended for large venues or small intimate groups.


Workshop and conference requests are also welcome.


Previous Speaking Invitations Include…

  • Kiwanis Int’l
    – Marshall County, Indiana
  • International Chiropractor’s Assoc. – Keynote
    – Washington D.C. (The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Pentagon City)
  • Mothers of Preschoolers – (Numerous events since 2010)
    – MOPS, Int’l
  • Reach The World
    – Indianapolis, IN
  • Nonprofits / Churches (various)