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“Jan was the highlight of the day and a true inspiration to everyone in the room! ”

Automotive News Leading Women Conference

How Can Jan Make Your Next Event a Hit?


Jan brings advanced tech tools for virtual interaction and high levels of audience engagement in live events. She’ll get your crowd on their feet celebrating their leadership potential!



Her farmgirl upbringing and over 30+ years in the corporate world have her rooted in a real-world experience that will give your audience a clear vision for the leadership of the future.


Jan will inspire the room and you’ll “feel” it; You will be moving! Her positive energy is contagious. She even moved Janet Yellen (US secretary of the Treasury and former Chair of the Federal Reserve) to dance on stage!

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Jan was immensely captivating and really spoke to the audience where they were.... both literally and figuratively. She has truly perfected navigating this crazy new world of virtual presentation and can do for your company what she did for ours today!


Will Raymond
AVP of Production and Live Event AV at GM Financial

From team gatherings to arena-sized events, in-person and virtual, Jan delivers every time.


Jan emboldens your organization to toss out their limiting beliefs, push past self-imposed barriers, and realize their full potential.

 Known as that rebellious, passionate farmer’s daughter from Wales, Jan rose through the corporate ranks, ultimately serving as Chief Procurement Officer for a $3 billion global automotive supplier. Her success in the position helped earn a spot on Automotive News’ list of the 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry. 

For all her success in the automotive space, Jan’s true passions have always been for driving change and inspiring authentic leaders. This passion drove her to transition into founding Gravitas Detroit. Through Gravitas Detroit, Jan brings compelling energy to industry, professional, and educational events.

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Jan delivers! - facilitating a high-energy, engaging two-day experience. The preparation and creativity she exhibited were inspiring and our audience took notice. If you're wondering how to get business people loosened up and reinvigorated with passion for their profession, talk to Jan!


Ken Gaul

Senior Director at Corcentric

If you want your people buzzing about your next event,
you’ll need a different kind of speaker.


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Equal parts motivational speaker and management guru, Jan delivers a rousing call for culture change

Drew Winter
Wards Automotive