Donna Richardson Joyner
*She has the #1 Inspirational Fitness Infomercial in America “Body Gospel.” She has starred in over 25 award winning videos including the best-selling “Buns of Steel.
*Donna is the only council member who served under President Bush and now President Obama on the President’s Council for Fitness, Sports and Nutrition. She is the ambassador for First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move Initiative.”
*Donna was producer and host of the Donna Richardson’s Mind, Body & Spirit Show,” which aired on TV One and the “Sweating in the Spirit” on the Word Network. Donna was the former co-host for the “ESPN Fitness Pro’s Show” and fitness expert with the “NBC Weekend Today Show.”
*Recently, she was inducted into the Fitness Hall of Fame and was named by Essence Magazine for being “one of twenty five of the most inspiring women in America.
*Donna broke the Guinness Book of World Records for the world’s largest line dance with over 50,000 participants. She was also selected by Fitness Magazine as one of the top movers and shakers. She was awarded the “Family Leadership Legacy Award” by the Jack & Jill of America Foundation. She was selected as a delegate by the White House to represent the United States during the 2007 Pan American games held in Rio Brazil.
*Donna has lectured and conducted seminars at schools, community centers, and universities in over 40 countries. She has been a featured speaker with: God’s Leading Ladies, Sisters in the Spirit, Pantene Total You, and with Tavis Smiley- “Eliminating Childhood Obesity Tour. She served on the Women’s Sports Foundation and Board of Trustees, Advisory Board Member for the Boys and Girls Club of America.
*Donna teaches in South Africa for the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for girls. Donna continues to work with the Katrina and Haiti survivors in conjunction with raising funds and awareness. Donna is on the advisory board for The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
*Donna serves as a board member for the LPGA Foundation and is a spokesperson for Women’s Golf Month.
*Donna is the wife and soul mate of the #1 Syndicated Radio Talk Show-Host, Tom Joyner who reaches more than 8 million listeners daily.