Amanda Lindhout is an inspirational figure helping global audiences better understand adversity, health and the power of resilience.

Amanda Lindhout is an international bestselling author and trusted resilience expert who inspires global audiences to find light in the darkest of times. Her unforgettable story and unfaltering ability to connect with others make her an exceptional motivational speaker your audiences will not stop talking about.

“Once she started speaking, no one in the room moved; their total attention was on Amanda. You could hear a pin drop.” – University Hospital, Kingston.

Who is Amanda Lindhout?

Amanda is a bestselling author, travel enthusiast and highly sought after keynote speaker. As a young journalist, Amanda survived 460 days as a hostage in Somalia. She endured unimaginable hardship and suffering but maintained hope against all odds. Now, she inspires audiences globally to find inner strength in adversity. Uniquely positioned as both victim and expert, Amanda brings to audiences what she has learned, combining her own compelling firsthand experiences with resilience research, neuroscience, optimism, and fresh perspective.

Why Choose Amanda?

Amanda possesses the unique ability to connect with audiences on a deep and personal level. Her keynotes are not just about recounting her harrowing experiences but also focus on the lessons she’s learned from her recovery journey. Leaving audiences spellbound and transformed, she empowers thousands of individuals to overcome their own challenges — big or small.

Topics That Matter.

Amanda is trusted by company leaders, associations, first responders, educators and medical professionals to facilitate inspirational, customized keynotes focusing on personal development, resilience and health. Her talks resonate with a wide range of audiences, from corporate to campus.

Book Amanda Lindhout:

If you’re looking to make an impact, the choice is obvious. Amanda will captivate, inspire and empower your audience. Her story will leave a lasting impression on your audiences, and remind them to remain positive in the face of adversity. 

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