! Anna BanksAnna D. Banks has been elected Vice President of the Board of Directors for the New Jersey Chapter of National Speakers Association (NSA-NJ). Banks served a two-year term as Chapter Secretary and chair of the organization’s Public Relations Committee.

“I am honored to be elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Board for NSA-NJ, and I look forward to the many great initiatives planned for 2015 and beyond.  NSA-NJ plays an important role in the advancement of the professional speakers in New Jersey by being a leading source for community, education and entrepreneurial business knowledge needed to be successful in the speaking profession.” said Banks.  “I am truly fortunate to work with others, on the board, who provide great mentorship and support for this critical organization

A member of NSA-NJ since 2012, Banks was sworn into her newest position by Shep Hyken, CSP, CPAE, 2014-2015 NSA National President at the NSA-NJ Annual Meeting  on Saturday, July 13, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn Bridgewater, 500 Promenade Blvd, Bridgewater, New Jersey.  The NSA-NJ Board of Directors oversees numerous committees and furthers the organization’s goal of advancing the speaking profession.NSA-NJ is also dedicated to evolving the art and value of experts who speak professionally by:

• Enhancing platform excellence

• Facilitating business development opportunities

• Fostering community

• Increasing NSA’s brand identify

NSA-NJ’s members include experts in a variety of industries and disciplines, who reach audiences as speakers, trainers, educators, humorists, motivators, consultants, authors and more.

About Anna D. Banks:

Anna D. Banks, MAS, (http://www.johncmaxwellgroup.com/annabanks) is a professional corporate trainer, coach, author and speaker. She provides workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching, aiding personal and professional growth through study and practical application of proven leadership methods. Working together, she will move you and/or your team or organization in the desired direction to reach your goals.

About NSA-NJ:

National Speakers Association, New Jersey Chapter. (NSA-NJ) is the premier professional association in New Jersey dedicated to advancing the art and value of experts who speak professionally. NSA-NJ offers Professional, Aspiring Speaker, Student, Service/Supplier Partner and Bureau Partner memberships. For more information about NSA-NJ, please visit http://www.NSA-NJ.org.

About NSA:

The National Speakers Association (NSA) is the leading organization for professional speakers. NSA’s thousands of members include experts in a variety of industries and disciplines, who reach audiences as trainers, educators, humorists, motivators, consultants, authors and more. Since 1973, NSA has provided resources and education designed to advance the skills, integrity and value of its members and the speaking profession. Visit NSA’s website at www.nsaspeaker.org.