This program format has been designed for school assemblies and community groups, with the focus of relating Vance Johnson’s story to school-aged kids 6-12 grade nationwide. Following a 2-5 min highlight film Vance’s NFL career and journey to sobriety, Vance touch’s on these topics, domestic violence, drunk driving, gateway drugs, peer pressure. Vance will then field questions from the audience.
In this very personal presentation, Vance Johnson will share his story in a brutally honest format and transparency. Starting with his toxic childhood environment in Trenton, New Jersey. His athletic prowess landing him on the biggest and brightest stages; including the NCAA Track & Field Championships, the Pan American games, and ultimately the NFL gridiron. His speed on the field was matched by an equally fast paced and chaotic lifestyle on the field. Unfortunately, he repeated the cycle of his youth; failed relationships, alcoholism, addiction and 26-day alcohol induced coma.
Vance Johnson loves people, especially those who face situations in life that leaves them hopeless, battling life and situations that bankrupts the spirit. When your searching for a speaker who has achieved the highest levels of athletics & business, only to find it all loss because of the surpassing worth ok knowing Christ Jesus, then Vance is your next speaker! Exploring Spirituality as part of a larger mind/body/soul awareness, motivating the audiences, congregation, fellowship retreat, or students with Uplifting, Inspiring Motivation.