Educator, author, motivational speaker, prophetic life & business strategist, entrepreneur, beauty queen, and pastor, Dr. Veronica J. Walters, affectionately known as Dr. V, is a native of Russellville, Kentucky.
Dr. V is the founder and Head of School at The Walters Academy for Entrepreneurship (The WAE) in Tampa, Florida. The WAE is a private school for students in 5th through 12th grades with a mission to teach train them to be successful entrepreneurs and warriors using the seven principles of the Nguzo Sabo as their foundation. Her goal is to create millionaires by the time the students graduate from high school.
She is also an author of numerous academic papers, articles, book chapters and books. Additionally, she is the author of the book “Use Your Buckets: Twelve Life Lessons For Success” which was featured on Lifetime Television’s morning show, “The Balancing Act” and on numerous radio shows. Her latest book is “Forward Focus: 21 Days to Set, Focus, and Propel You into Destiny” which she co-authored with Pastor J. Ricc Rollins
Kristie A. Scott is an Associate Attorney with Knott Ebelini Hart and concentrates her practice in business litigation and employment law. She represents clients in various civil litigation proceedings, advises clients regarding business and legal matters, conducts legal research, analyzes legal issues, drafts legal memoranda and documents, and attends depositions, mediations and court proceedings.