Troy Lewis is a dynamic motivational speaker who delivers highly interactive and thought-provoking talks on personal empowerment, life lessons and living graciously.
Through his personal experiences, he will show your audience the power of Gas Money and how it can be applied to everyone's daily life.
- National Read Across America Day at Livingston Elementary School - March 2, 2018
On National Read Across America Day (a celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday), Troy Lewis was invited to read to students at Livingston Elementary School in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
- Visiting Professor at Nyack College - February 2018
During the month of February, Troy Lewis was a visiting professor at Nyack College in Nyack, New York. The students used Gas Money to help with their narrative writing process.
- Black History Month at Sussex Avenue Elementary School - February 23, 2018
Troy Lewis was a judge for 3rd-5th graders' Black History History projects at Sussex Avenue Elementary School in Morristown, New Jersey.
- "Life's Course" Speaker Series at Moravian Academy - February 22, 2018
Troy Lewis was a featured speaker as part of the Moravian Academy's "Life's Course" Series, presenting to a school-wide assembly of 400 9th-12th graders in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. He also spoke with Advanced Placement History classes, sharing his perspective and experiences on the ramifications of the “separate, but equal” Plessy vs. Ferguson U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
- Black History Month at Green Grove Elementary School - February 1, 2018
Returning for his 3rd year, Troy Lewis was featured as a Black History Month Mentor speaking to 3rd, 4th and 5th graders at Green Grove Elementary School in Neptune, New Jersey.
- NAACP Annual Fundraiser Banquet - October 21, 2017
Troy Lewis was the keynote speaker at the NAACP Unit 7091 Annual Freedom Fund Banquet held at historic Christ Church in Christchurch, Virginia.
- Calvary Youth Enrichment Summer Camp - July 25, 2017
Troy Lewis spoke with teen members of the Leaders of Tomorrow Class at the Calvary Youth Enrichment Summer Camp in Morristown, New Jersey.
- Motivational Talk at Providence Middle School - April 6, 2017
Troy Lewis shared life lessons with 7th and 8th graders at Providence Middle School in Richmond, Virginia.
- Creative Writing Workshop at Roxbury High School - October 27, 2016
In fall 2016, Gas Money was added to the curriculum of Roxbury High School in Succasunna, New Jersey. Troy Lewis was invited to speak with over 30 students involved in the Creative Writing course. During the 6-hour workshop, he outlined his approach to the writing process and offered tips on "how to get started" while discussing Gas Money themes applicable to the students' lives.
- Friends in Need Children's Center Fundraiser Event - May 7, 2016
Troy Lewis was the Guest Speaker at the Fourth Annual Spring Fundraiser at Addison Park in Aberdeen, New Jersey.
- Black History Month at Green Grove Elementary School - February 1, 2016
Troy Lewis was featured as a Black History Month Mentor speaking to 3rd, 4th and 5th graders at Green Grove Elementary School in Neptune, New Jersey.
- NEXT Career Design - November 7, 2015
On November 7th, Troy Lewis was a speaker at the NEXT Career Design event. The event was held at the Kean University STEM Building in Union, New Jersey. A book signing followed his presentation.