2014/15 Develop.

Guest Presentations & Training
  • Power House Speakers Intensive guest speaker 11/7 - 9/2014 (San Diego CA)
  • Women's Voice of Leadership guest speaker 10/10 - 10/12/14 (Los Angeles CA)
  • Black Life Coaches conference guest speaker 3/20 - 22/2015 (Washington DC)
  • Access to your Dreams conference guest speaker 3/27 - 29/2015 (Mt. Holyoke NJ)
  • AIM to Inspire conference guest speaker 4/17 - 19/2015 (Charlotte NC)
  • Incredible Factor conference guest speaker 5/20 - 22/2015 (Delaware)
  • List Tour conference guest speaker 6/20/15 (Columbus OH)
  • Speak and Write to Make Millions speaker trainer/guest speaker 4/29 - 5/5/2015 (San Diego CA)
  • Howard University COAS Staff Retreat Keynote Speaker 8/2014 (Washington DC)
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  • Blackademics - televised scholarly presentations at the University of Texas at Austin. 2/9 - 12/2014.  Served as Creative Consultant and speaker trainer/script writer for 4 speakers (Austin TX): 
    • Music Historian, Professor Scot Brown, UCLA
    • Director of W.E. Dubois center at University of Massachusetts, Professor Whitney Baptist
    • Children's book author, Zetta Elliott
    • President of Black Chamber of Commerce Austin Texas, Natalie Cofield

“Denise Hart is a fantastic and insightful coach. She worked with me in preparation for a televised lecture and encouraged me to more effectively present for large public audiences. Her feedback was indispensable!” ~ Scot Brown: Professor of African American Studies and History (UCLA). Music Historian, Commentator, Songwriter/Producer and Public Speaker

 Photos: Hart and Professor Brown, Hart and speakers, stage set up, student supports. 


Published Author
Photos: Hart signing books and guests at book signing.


Panelist Participation
  • University of Maryland Graduate Student Association Guest Speaker 4/11/15 (College Park MD)
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Conferences Attended

    • Global Leadership Publicize Me Speaker Training 2/6 - 2/8/2015 (San Diego CA)
    • Black Theatre Network Scholarly Conference 7/31 - 8/3/2015 (Winston Salem NC). 4 days of scholarly presentations, networking and workshops. 
Photos: BTN conference attendees, Hart & Ifa Bayeza, Ntzoka Shange and attendees, Hart and Linda Armstrong:


    • National Black Theatre Festival 8/4 - 9/2015 (Winston Salem NC). 5 days of theatre workshops, networking and play attendance. 
Photos: Hart with playwright Katori Hall & director Derrick Sanders, with Artistic Director Sam Roberson, with playwright Nikkole Salter:


Training Received & Workshops Attended

"Writing African American Theatre Reviews -- Critics' Workshop and Practicum" with guest critic, Linda Armstrong. Full day workshop on review structure, production viewing and review writing of production. Workshop attendees were charged with writing reviews of productions at the National Black Theatre Festival for submission to the online journal "The Continuum."