Shirley Taplin, MLK Speaker for 2016
Shirley Taplin an exciting communicator, inspiring speaker, coach and author that has been Empowering audiences since 2001 will be the MLK Speaker. What Shirley shares with people is not just theory it is from her own personal experiences and family history of health challenges. Her life has progressed through research and practice on integrated healthy choices. Shirley is enthusiastic and passionate about sharing with others how to embrace healthy life habits. Ms. Taplin earned a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree in Communication Studies from Dallas Baptist University. Her love for the arts awarded her a degree from The Colorado Institute of Art, Visual Communications. It is rewarding for her to seek and understand the beauty of creation and how we communicate. Ms. Taplin teaches “BE WISE” principles that can help you to live a Healthy Lifestyle, which starts with your mind and attitude. AProfessional speaker and coach, she has been a guest on radio shows addressing what it takes to live well. Not a day goes by that healthy lifestyles are not a part of her agenda.The Theme for the 2016 MLK Banquet is “Transitioning with Peace and Joy in a Changing World”There will be a Meet and Greet at 6:00 pm and the Banquet starts at 6:30 pm on January 18th. The event will be held at the Abilene Civic Center. A Gold Table which seats ten is $350.00 and Individual Seating is $30.00. For Tickets Call Chamber Office 3325-672-7950, Billy King 325-338-7372 or Floyd Miller 325-676-0138.