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Brittany Packnett Cunningham

Social Justice & Impact Leader, Activist, Educator, Writer & MSNBC Contributor

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Brittany Packnett Cunningham Biography

Brittany Packnett Cunningham is a leader at the intersection of culture and justice.

Cited by President Barack Obama as a leader whose "voice is going to be making a difference for years to come," Cunningham is an educator, activist, writer, and award-winning podcaster and leader. Cunningham has become a sought-after voice in the work of social change and empowerment. Cunningham plays many roles, all focused on freedom.

Cunningham is Vice President of Social Impact at BET, an NBC News and MSNBC Political Analyst, and host of UNDISTRACTED, a news and justice podcast with an intersectional lens on the world. A lifelong activist and proud member of the Ferguson Uprising, Cunningham was co-host of the 2019 iHeart Radio Best Political Podcast Pod Save The People for three years, and a three-time a fellow at Harvard’s Institute of Politics.

Her 2019 TED Talk on the revolution of confidence has garnered over 7 million views worldwide, making it one of the top ten most popular TED Talks of 2019. Cunningham is the author of the forthcoming book, We Are Like Those Who Dream, with One World/Penguin Random House, due to hit shelves soon.

Cunningham is the Founder and Principal Love & Power Works a full-service social impact firm focused on creating justice and equity in every sector. This agency is a sister to Love & Power: The Brand, a hub created to inspire, empower, and outfit everyday people to seismically shift society.

In the past, Cunningham held top roles at Teach For America, was a Congressional policy advisor, and co-founded Campaign Zero. She has leveraged her management, communications, policy and equity skillset on broad justice issues from public education to criminal justice. She was a member of President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing and the Ferguson Commission, helping lead the country and her community through change during times of tumult.

From New Zealand to Oxford, from Harvard to the White House, Cunningham has traveled extensively to impart lessons of movement building, social impact, leadership, and intersectional feminism to diverse audiences.

She has graced the cover September 2020 cover of British Vogue, the December 2022 Cover of InClub Magazine, and the April 2017 cover of Essence Magazine. She has been named one of TIME Magazine’s 12 New Faces of Black Leadership, and honored at the 2018 BET Awards as "one of the fiercest activists of our time." Cunningham has been named to Marie Claire's 50 Most Influential Women twice, LinkedIn’s Next Wave, received the Peter Jennings Award for Civic Leadership and shares the number 3 spot on Politico’s 2016 50 Most Influential list, among others.

Cunningham is an alum of Washington University in St. Louis, American University in Washington, and the Pahara-Aspen Institute Fellowship. She is a proud member of the Gucci Changemakers Council, Sephora Equity Advisors, and the Children’s Defense Fund Action Council.

Ultimately, Cunningham is a proud Black woman of faith who believes that freedom is within our grasp- as long as we unleash love, and build our power, because “power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice.” (MLK). You can follow her across social media @MsPackyetti on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook & Tik Tok. She resides in the Washington, DC ares with her husband and son.

Cunningham is available in partnership with Collective Speakers.

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    Speaking fees for Brittany Packnett Cunningham, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Brittany Packnett Cunningham are $20,000 - $30,000 for live events and $10,000 - $20,000 for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Brittany Packnett Cunningham, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
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    Brittany Packnett Cunningham is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Activism, Black History, Culture, Diversity Speakers, Education, Social Justice, TED, Virtual Speakers.
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    Brittany Packnett Cunningham generally travels from Washington, DC, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
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    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Brittany Packnett Cunningham for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Brittany Packnett Cunningham for your next private or corporate function.
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Brittany Packnett Cunningham Biography

Brittany Packnett Cunningham is a leader at the intersection of culture and justice.

Cited by President Barack Obama as a leader whose "voice is going to be making a difference for years to come," Cunningham is an educator, activist, writer, and award-winning podcaster and leader. Cunningham has become a sought-after voice in the work of social change and empowerment. Cunningham plays many roles, all focused on freedom.

Cunningham is Vice President of Social Impact at BET, an NBC News and MSNBC Political Analyst, and host of UNDISTRACTED, a news and justice podcast with an intersectional lens on the world. A lifelong activist and proud member of the Ferguson Uprising, Cunningham was co-host of the 2019 iHeart Radio Best Political Podcast Pod Save The People for three years, and a three-time a fellow at Harvard’s Institute of Politics.

Her 2019 TED Talk on the revolution of confidence has garnered over 7 million views worldwide, making it one of the top ten most popular TED Talks of 2019. Cunningham is the author of the forthcoming book, We Are Like Those Who Dream, with One World/Penguin Random House, due to hit shelves soon.

Cunningham is the Founder and Principal Love & Power Works a full-service social impact firm focused on creating justice and equity in every sector. This agency is a sister to Love & Power: The Brand, a hub created to inspire, empower, and outfit everyday people to seismically shift society.

In the past, Cunningham held top roles at Teach For America, was a Congressional policy advisor, and co-founded Campaign Zero. She has leveraged her management, communications, policy and equity skillset on broad justice issues from public education to criminal justice. She was a member of President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing and the Ferguson Commission, helping lead the country and her community through change during times of tumult.

From New Zealand to Oxford, from Harvard to the White House, Cunningham has traveled extensively to impart lessons of movement building, social impact, leadership, and intersectional feminism to diverse audiences.

She has graced the cover September 2020 cover of British Vogue, the December 2022 Cover of InClub Magazine, and the April 2017 cover of Essence Magazine. She has been named one of TIME Magazine’s 12 New Faces of Black Leadership, and honored at the 2018 BET Awards as "one of the fiercest activists of our time." Cunningham has been named to Marie Claire's 50 Most Influential Women twice, LinkedIn’s Next Wave, received the Peter Jennings Award for Civic Leadership and shares the number 3 spot on Politico’s 2016 50 Most Influential list, among others.

Cunningham is an alum of Washington University in St. Louis, American University in Washington, and the Pahara-Aspen Institute Fellowship. She is a proud member of the Gucci Changemakers Council, Sephora Equity Advisors, and the Children’s Defense Fund Action Council.

Ultimately, Cunningham is a proud Black woman of faith who believes that freedom is within our grasp- as long as we unleash love, and build our power, because “power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice.” (MLK). You can follow her across social media @MsPackyetti on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook & Tik Tok. She resides in the Washington, DC ares with her husband and son.

Cunningham is available in partnership with Collective Speakers.

Brittany Packnett Cunningham Videos

  • Brittany Packnett Cunningham On The Origins Of U.S. Social Movements
    Brittany Packnett Cunningham says social movements will always continue as long as injustice exists. Here, she talks to NBC News' Stay Tuned about...
  • Stacey Abrams and Brittany Packnett Cunningham - Aspen Ideas Festival
    Stacey Abrams in conversation with Brittany Packnett Cunningham for the 2020 Aspen Ideas Festival. Two visionary leaders discuss what the upheaval of...
  • How to build your confidence -- and spark it in others | Brittany Packnett
    "Confidence is the necessary spark before everything that follows," says educator and activist Brittany Packnett. In an inspiring talk, she shares...

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  • How do I book Brittany Packnett Cunningham to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Brittany Packnett Cunningham for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Brittany Packnett Cunningham, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Brittany Packnett Cunningham or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Brittany Packnett Cunningham

    Speaking fees for Brittany Packnett Cunningham, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Brittany Packnett Cunningham are $20,000 - $30,000 for live events and $10,000 - $20,000 for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Brittany Packnett Cunningham, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Brittany Packnett Cunningham speak about?

    Brittany Packnett Cunningham is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Activism, Black History, Culture, Diversity Speakers, Education, Social Justice, TED, Virtual Speakers.
  • Where does Brittany Packnett Cunningham travel from?

    Brittany Packnett Cunningham generally travels from Washington, DC, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Brittany Packnett Cunningham’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Brittany Packnett Cunningham for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Brittany Packnett Cunningham for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Brittany Packnett Cunningham or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Brittany Packnett Cunningham is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Brittany Packnett Cunningham for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Brittany Packnett Cunningham generally travels from Washington, DC, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Ijeoma Oluo, Nikki Giovanni, Tamika D. Mallory, Hill Harper and Yusef Salaam. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Brittany Packnett Cunningham for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Brittany Packnett Cunningham Speaker Videos

  • Brittany Packnett Cunningham On The Origins Of U.S. Social Movements
    Brittany Packnett Cunningham says social movements will always continue as long as injustice exists. Here, she talks to NBC News' Stay Tuned about the origins and future of social movements.
    Stacey Abrams and Brittany Packnett Cunningham - Aspen Ideas Festival
    Stacey Abrams in conversation with Brittany Packnett Cunningham for the 2020 Aspen Ideas Festival. Two visionary leaders discuss what the upheaval of 2020 is revealing about who we are as Americans...
  • How to build your confidence -- and spark it in others | Brittany Packnett
    "Confidence is the necessary spark before everything that follows," says educator and activist Brittany Packnett. In an inspiring talk, she shares three ways to crack the code of confidence -- and...
    IC 2019 Plenary Speaker: Brittany Packnett - YouTube
    Brittany Packnett, VP of Teach for America National Community Alliances and Co -Founder of Campaign Zero, leads a panel discussion on the ...
  • Event #440: Ware Lecture at UUA General Assembly 2018
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