Dominique Dawes

Dominique Dawes | PepTalk Expert Speaker
Dominique Dawes | PepTalk Expert Speaker
Speaker, Gymnast, Olympic Gold Medalist, Healthy Lifestyle Advocate
Overcome obstacles, pursue dreams, and embody success with Dominique Dawes, speaker, Olympian, and business owner.
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Dominique Dawes | Speaker Biography

Three-time Olympian and first African-American gymnast to win individual Olympic medal
Owner of Dominique Dawes Gymnastics & Ninja Academies
Co-chair of President's Council for Fitness, Sports and Nutrition under Obama

Dominique Dawes is a renowned figure in the world of sports, politics, entertainment, and culture. As a three-time Olympian and the first African-American gymnast to win an individual Olympic medal, she has left an indelible mark on the sport. Beyond her athletic achievements, Dawes has continued to inspire, motivate, and lead in various domains.

She is the owner of the Dominique Dawes Gymnastics & Ninja Academies, where she promotes a healthy and compassionate culture in gymnastics. Despite the challenges posed by the global pandemic, she opened her first academy in July 2020 and plans to open a second location in 2023. Dawes also holds minority ownership of the Washington Spirit of the National Women's Soccer League and has served as the co-chair of the President's Council for Fitness, Sports and Nutrition under the Obama administration alongside Drew Brees.

In addition to her involvement in sports and politics, Dawes has ventured into the entertainment industry. She recently served as an Executive Producer of the Peacock docu-series "Golden," which follows the journey of USA's elite gymnasts on the road to the Tokyo Olympics. The series has been nominated for a Sports Emmy. Dawes holds a degree from the University of Maryland and was inducted into UMD's prestigious Hall of Fame in 2022. Her hometown of Montgomery County, Maryland, will honor her career and legacy with a life-size statue in 2023.

As a wife, mother of four, Olympian, and business owner, Dominique Dawes embodies the essence of success in various facets of life. She is a sought-after speaker, with topics ranging from envisioning one's full potential to building a strong foundation for success. Dawes also addresses important issues such as women's health and heart disease, using her platform to advocate for smart nutrition, exercise, and healthy habits.

With her remarkable journey and achievements, Dominique Dawes continues to inspire individuals to pursue their dreams and overcome obstacles. She serves as a shining example of how success is not merely a destination but an ongoing journey of growth, perseverance, and resilience.

Why Should You Book Dominique Dawes?

Dominique Dawes brings a unique blend of Olympic tenacity, entrepreneurial spirit, and leadership experience to every speaking engagement, inspiring teams and businesses to achieve their highest potential. Her journey from an Olympic gymnast to a successful business owner and advocate showcases the power of resilience, vision, and dedication. Booking Dominique will not only motivate your team but also provide actionable insights into overcoming challenges and striving for excellence in all endeavors.

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