Inspirational Speaker, Author
Life Happens, Live It !
Jake French will make your event a success. Because of his age and the extraordinary challenges that he has faced, Jake will bring a unique perspective towards our daily difficulties and self-imposed limits.
Get ready for standing ovations, laughter, and tears. Witness how an energetic young man has integrated humor to be a big part of his life after a senseless accident. Through many tough times, Jake has learned and will share how he never stops reaching for his goals, and wakes up happy every day. Jake shares his wisdom on how he has learned to laugh at adversity, because as he puts it: Life is too short for frowns!
Jake has been a popular speaker for many events, including:
• School assemblies
Jake's life is a cheerful and enthusiastic lesson
for all of us: If he can be optimistic in the face
of such adversity, so can we.
Kathy Ursprung, The Dalles Chronicle
Jake French has a remarkable story to tell.
His inner strength and positive outlook on
life helped him to overcome an almost
unimaginable personal tragedy. Through
his example, we can learn how to cope
with adversity and appreciate the
many blessings in our daily lives.
Craig Roberts, Clackamas County Sheriff
Jake had the rapt attention of my group during his entire presentation. Jake truly motivated you to look at your life from a different perspective and understand how blessed we truly are. If you are looking for a motivational speaker, I would encourage you to have Jake speak to your group. It is a joy to have a young man like Jake share his inspiration and joy with your group
Chad Halloway, President Dalles Chamber of Commerce
Jake French is a dynamic young speaker that is a living example of why a positive attitude is everything. His uplifting presentations will engage your audience about the choices in life and how we can choose to be happy.
In 2008 Jake was on top of the world. As a small town kid from Dufur Oregon, he dreamed of a job where he could work outdoors.
After graduating from the University of Idaho he got his dream job working as a forester, and then life happened. In an instant his life was turned upside down when he sustained a devastating spinal cord injury because of another person's reckless decision. An experience like this makes you really look deep down inside yourself. It made him realize something, you are as happy as you choose to be.
Everybody wants to live a life filled with joy and happiness, but it's easy to forget. Jake has fresh ideas that will guide you to a life where you find happiness in everything that you do.
Jake will engage your audience on an emotional roller coaster and keep them laughing with his outrageous experiences! You will learn how a positive attitude will dramatically improve your life at home and at work. Wouldn't it be wonderful if everyone you knew had a can do attitude? Take charge, lead by example, check out the new guy in the speaking world. It is Jake’s passion to teach how all of us can be happy every day and live our best lives.
Never give up on your goals. Don’t settle for less. Be a winner. This is what Jake French is all about.
Booking Info: Gail Hand
(561) 807-7769 East Coast
(503) 284-2342 West Coast