Mike Marsteller has been speaking at school assemblies and student leadership conferences for the past five years. His message has empowered teens throughout the U.S. to recognize their potential and take steps to thrive.
Mike is known for using his compelling story to teach students how to turn their obstacles into opportunities. He believes every student has the power to take charge of their success and use empathy to lift others up in the process.
His authentic speaking style and laugh out loud humor keeps your audience engaged and sets the tone for life-changing takeaways.
Mike is a leader in the community and the founder of a non-profit organization, HCM Foundation, that helps cancer patients and their families pay household bills while undergoing treatment.
He is a graduate of Slippery Rock University and is an avid runner, cyclist, and four-time Ironman triathlete.
“Every student should hear Mike’s message about resilience and kindness.”
Todd Gombos, Principal, Orefield Middle School
“Mike will bring value to your students and leave a lasting impression that helps prepare them for what’s next.”
Chris Schiffert, Assistant Superintendent, Whitehall School District
“He knew exactly what stories would catch their attention, the topics they are interested in and how to deliver the life-changing advice they need and want.”
Rusty Amato, Assistant Principal, Nazareth High School
“Mike’s ability to quickly connect with our students and control a large audience left a lasting impression. It was refreshing to see so many students accept Mike’s message and learn from it.”
Joe Carracappa, Principal, Upper Moreland High School
Audience: High School Students
Format: School Assembly & Student Leadership Events
This program will give your students a fresh perspective and equip them with tools they need to be successful in school and life. Mike teaches students how to:
Mike takes these topics and uses the word S.T.R.I.V.E. to break it down into categories students can relate to and put into their own perspective:
This program will get your students to think, take action, and get results.
Audience: Middle School Students
Format: School Assembly
In a unique approach to bullying, "Cool To Be K.I.N.D." has the ability to change the culture in your school and the way your students can impact the community. Through sincere and authentic conversation, Mike teaches students how to:
Mike takes these four topics and uses the word K.I.N.D. to break it down into four easy categories that students can relate to and put into their own perspective:
Each category has at least one challenge or action step that students can implement immediately. This program is results oriented and guaranteed to make a difference in your school.
*Guaranteed to motivate, entertain and empower your student audience.
If you are looking to plan an assembly program or bring in a speaker, I highly recommend Mike as your top choice. He will bring value to your students and leave a lasting impression that helps prepare them for
Every student should hear Mike's message about resilience and kindness.
Mike's message is incredibly relevant to what students go through on a daily basis. He is the speaker you
need to emotionally connect with your students and genuinely get through to them.