Dale Smith Thomas’s reputation as a top-rated speaker is built on her ability to connect at a personal level with audiences around the world to explore life changing principles with transparency, honesty, humor and warmth. She knows how to stir passion, inspire action and move people through her ideas with an engaging style.
A self-described unapologetic optimist she takes her audiences on a journey that leaves them challenged and equipped to take their lives to the next level.
Dale Smith Thomas has been speaking around the world for the past 25 years, empowering, educating and daring audiences to make choices to be their personal best in all areas of their life.
Dale's powerful and direct message has been shared around the globe to audiences including hospitals and healthcare groups, sales groups, associations as well as television audiences.
Regardless of the size of the event, Dale spends as much time with the audience as she does on the stage. She is a true Southerner who greets everyone with a smile and her “I’ve known you all my life” type personality. Audiences instantly realize that speaking is not just Dale’s career, it is her life’s calling to make a lasting difference in every event.
If you are looking for a speaker to empower, educate, inspire, challenge and entertain your audience, look no further than Dale Smith Thomas.
From her rural upbringing in North Mississippi to stages around the world, Dale has been sharing her empowering and enlightening messages for over 25 years. Her client list reads like a who’s who and range from healthcare, sales, associations, and corporations. She is the author of 2 books, has been featured on many national radio and television shows including The Dr. Phil Show and The Big Idea.
Dale's primary passion is sharing the message that has transformed her life. She says her greatest achievement was one of the letters received from an audience member that stated, “Your name should read, Dale Smith Thomas, PhD, The Hope Doctor.” As the “Hope Doctor” one of her main core messages is teaching others how to be Hope Dealers and her definition of hope, Helping Other People Excel, is stamped on every page of her life.
Dale Smith Thomas is an influential, sensible and results driven speaker who makes individuals realize their own potential. Through close engagement of her crowds Dale is able to inspire people with her practical advice and positive demeanor. Dale is able to communicate her optimistic vision through individuals she has worked with, as well as those from her own life experiences. Dale’s straight forward dialogue is met with her unprecedented humor creating conversations that continue long after her presentations are over. Dale has the remarkable ability to generate enthusiasm, energy and excellence that will lead to any individuals or organizations improved performance.
The words Inspirational and Motivational were created to describe Dale Smith Thomas. Her fire and spunk created a movement within our company that is unbelievably positive and fits perfectly with our mission statement “Be Exceptional”. Dale’s magnetic personality is like no other and our team left with tools that will take them to the next level both personally and professionally. I have never seen a presenter send a message that is so deeply received, put into action, and created such a lasting impression. Her message has no boundaries and can span any industry from real estate to healthcare and beyond.
“If you’re looking for a speaker to make your attendees laugh, cry and take action, Dale Smith Thomas is your woman! Dale really took the time to get to know our conference attendees, spent time with them before and after her keynote to make sure her content was personalized to our needs. She has continued to share her incredible gift with us beyond the weekend. Her message has continued to ring through our field and we’re no longer stressed – we’re blessed! If you’re a meeting planner — you’ll never deal with easier talent. Dale and her team made the whole process a breeze from start to finish. I can’t recommend Dale’s personality, message and professionalism enough!
Dale delivered an exceptional learning experience for our HCA leadersleaders, full of energy, insight and loads of a-ha’s. Inspiring us with her motivational brilliance, our leaders walked away with a new outlook on the choices they make and the words they use to shift their leadership styles and transform the organizational culture. We will certainly invite Dale back to ignite passion across our healthcare system.
“If you are looking for a speaker that can reach anyone in the room, you need to get Dale Smith Thomas! We had her speak at our association’s general membership meeting and had the biggest turnout ever. She had people laughing, listening and thinking — they were leaving and still talking about her lessons. Dale, you truly are an inspiration!”
Dale Smith Thomas was a huge hit at the 2019 Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital annual employee meetings. KSB employees were inspired and engaged throughout her entire keynote. Dale’s message provided practical advice as well as important life lessons that our attendees could apply immediately to their lives and it was delivered with warmth and humor. Our employees left feeling uplifted and energized. And we had so many positive comments.
The Soul Pack is a get real and go deep balance of humor, hope, and real conversations for the soul with Dale Smith Thomas and Emmy award winning actress, Tracey Bregman. A little West Coast Flare and Deep Southern Charm, Tracey and Dale combine to empower and enlighten and educate. This multi platform approach will include an interactive journal, a talk show and live workshops and speaking engagements. Dale and Tracey have designed The Soul Pack to take their audience on a deep dive into the inner depths of their souls to find their treasures from within.
If you are ready to learn, laugh and lighten up as you explore more about yourself, you need to join The Soul Pack. We can’t choose our families but we can choose our soul travelers and you have found your Pack! To stay informed and to get more information join the list:
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Dale encourages women to take a clear-eyed look at themselves and stop their self-defeating behavior by understanding the responsibility starts with the woman looking in the mirror.