NACUFS 2021 Spring Conference Speakers



Sam Glenn

Join Sam for his keynote presentation, Five Pillars to Amplify Personal and Professional Experiences, on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 1:15 p.m. EST. Keynote sponsored by:

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For nearly three decades, Sam Glenn’s inspirational and artistic speeches have impacted audiences of all sizes. When it comes to attitude - nobody is excluded. Organizations get better when their people get better and it all starts with attitude. Attitude is the driver of everything and Sam knows exactly how to recharge and rekindle that positive spark that empowers leaders to give, do and be their best.      

Today, Sam is one of the most recognized and trusted keynote motivational speakers in the speaking industry. His award-winning speeches set a positive and energetic tone that gets audiences engaged and ready to learn, grow and have fun.  

Sam is the author of more than thirty books based on his research and his Motivated by Art© Training has become the new buzz in creating engagement in the workplace. He weaves his very uplifting story into topics, which revolve around attitude, empowerment, leadership, peak performance, employee engagement, transformation, customer service, and teamwork. 

Chef Jet


Chef Jet Tila

Join Chef Jet for his keynote presentation, Lessons That Diversity Taught Me, on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at 1:15 p.m. EST. Keynote sponsored by:

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Chef Jet Tila is internationally celebrated for his culinary expertise. This best-selling author attended both French and Japanese culinary schools. He was appointed as the inaugural Culinary Ambassador of Thai Cuisine by the Royal Thai Consulate, the first-ever chef to represent his country’s culture and cuisine.

Chef Jet appears as co-host of Iron Chef America and recurring judge on Food Network’s Cutthroat Kitchen, Chopped, Beat Bobby Flay, and Guy’s Grocery Games as well as an array of shows ranging from Today, MasterChef and Rachel Ray, and holds six culinary Guinness World Records.