Lecia J. Rives is a prolific speaker, writer, comedienne and attorney who captivates audiences across the globe. She received her B. S. degree from Tennessee State University (where she served as SGA President), her J. D. degree from Howard University School of Law and she is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois. Lecia is the founder of Speak Up! Enterprise motivational speaking and publishing company and the founder of Speak up! Enterprise and author of Get Up and Be Somebody and Wisdom & Inspiration for Campus Superstars.