Wanda L. Scott believes that the greatest statement we can make is to love one another. As an accomplished Author with multiple books, her desire is to tell stories of what is possible when we search deep within by the power of God to be GREATER! She models how to maximize laughter, love and valuing each person we are in relationship with to bring richness to our lives. As you listen to Wanda speak or read one of her books, you can hear her heart for people as she uses the real-ness of life, with a splash of laughter and a huge dose of hope to reach you where you are. You will look at relationship in a whole new way once you experience this seasoned educator creatively weave together knowledge to energize and challenge her audience. Whether Wanda is at a conference speaking to thousands, teaching bible study, or leading a group to feed the homeless in her community, Wanda loves as she leads.
Wanda holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Hampton University. She holds a Graduate Certificate in the area of Leadership Development for Minority Managers and Leadership in Technology Integration. In addition to that Wanda also has her Masters of Education all from Johns Hopkins University.
Throughout Wanda’s career she experienced constant growth, forward movement and change. Previous positions in corporate America have sharpened her Leadership, Customer Relations and Training skills. She has worked with customers in the area of Technology and Account Management in large corporations, such as Bridgestone and Microsoft to government agencies such as the IRS and U.S. Department of State.
Then Wanda knew it was time for a change, even though everyone thought she was crazy to walk away from such a demanding, successful and lucrative career at Microsoft. So Wanda leveraged her previous experiences and took them into the college classroom as an Assistant Professor in Computer Networking. Her passion for education demanded excellence in her classrooms setting a standard for curriculum that pushed past just computer networking knowledge, to demonstration of communication and collaboration skills needed to be successful in corporate America. During this 2nd phase of her career, Wanda also recognized the need to mentor, encourage and champion the call for Women in IT; organizing student groups at her college and speaking at Technology conferences on resilience and diversity. This exposure along with the growing number of published books propelled Wanda out into full-time entrepreneurship. Once again Wanda redefined herself walking away from the comfortable to pursue “greater”.
Now Wanda travels, empowering, educating and encouraging others with practical experience on how to communicate, lead, transition and redefine YOU. She is active in the greater Nashville area as well, using her passion for higher education within community organizations providing College Preparation courses spanning from Digital Literacy to Study Skills, and developing curriculum to train High School students in Tech Camps. She also uses the skills she has developed to do training for corporations like Nissan.
Wanda knows how to reach an audience and can coach others with vigor preparing them to realize the dreams and plans God has placed in their hearts. Wanda L. Scott knows how to educate and will captivate you with her dynamic and down to earth delivery.