Be a game-changer | Liz Huntley | TEDxBirmingham

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Liz Huntley, a successful lawyer and children's advocate, didn't start out where you might expect. Born into abject poverty, she shares the story of how a game-changing teacher set her on the right path, and challenges us to see the opportunities for us to have a similar impact in others' lives.

An individual whose childhood was tainted by poverty and other challenges, Liz Huntley is a well-known child advocate in Alabama. She serves on several boards, and speaks to various audiences and challenges them to adopt her “no excuses” philosophy. She is an attorney with Lightfoot, Franklin & White who practices in the areas of Banking & Financial Services, Consumer Law, Business Litigation and Products Liability. She has clerked at both the state and federal levels, serves on DRI's Diversity for Success Seminar Committee, and is active in the Alabama State and Birmingham Bar Associations. She earned her undergraduate degree from Auburn University and her J.D. from the University of Alabama ...

Channel:  TEDx Talks
Topics:  Society
Nolan Holden 

very sad but inspiring


Maryam Ghadiri 

such an inspiration <3


Eva Madrid-Gonzalez 

So happy our principal shared this video and gifted us with the book, More Than A Bird. Inspired to be a game-changer!


Christy Wadsworth 

Awesome!  Glad I found this link and watched it today.  #gamechanger


Kim Garner 

WOW! Liz you are SUCH an inspiration and I am watching your story again tonight with my girls...you did not allow your "TESTS" at such an early age to define you....your "TESTS" became your TESTimony....keep shining your "beautiful light"....this is truly inspiring! War Eagle!


Karen Craig 

Wonderful!


Susan Newman 

What an awesome lady!  War Eagle!


Kathrina Hall- Williams 

Such an inspiration! !


Sunny Slaughter 

Liz was simply amazing!! She's truly a woman of courage.  I'm inspired to be a "Game-Changer"!