A gifted storyteller, Janine uses her wit, humor, and impeccable timing to engage the audience. She shares her journey in an expansive, inspiring and universal way that will touch your heart and invite you to reach beyond your preconceived ideas of what is possible.
Her keynote presentation sows the seeds of growth and positive transformation in the hearts of her audiences.
Janine Shepherd’s story will take you on a journey from the pinnacle of elite athletics competition (the Australian Olympic team) to the pain and fear of being wheelchair- bound and facing the shattering reality of life-threatening and permanent injury.
You’ll experience how she rehabilitated her broken body as a paraplegic into becoming a licensed commercial pilot from the struggle of taking one difficult step at a time on a long road to recovery which continues to this day.
Janine reveals how your greatest obstacles can become your greatest opportunities and shares the tools that have allowed her to transform her dreams into reality. You will leave with a light heart and a conviction that you have the power within to perform to the best of your abilities.
Written by Robert Brus