Speaker - Charleston, SC
Chris Singleton bio...
Chris Singleton is a former professional baseball player drafted by the Chicago Cubs, and a man on a greater mission than just hitting home runs. He is an inspirational speaker that has been featured on ESPN’s E:60, Sports Illustrated magazine, USA Today, and more. His mother, Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, was murdered along with eight other victims at Mother Emanuel AME church in Downtown Charleston, South Carolina on June 17th 2015 by a racist white supremacist. Chris inspired his city and the nation by him forgiving the young man who murdered his mother and stating that “Love is stronger than hate.” Chris inspires his audiences of all ages through teaching the power of forgiveness and his personal experiences of adversity at such a young age. After hearing Chris speak you will feel inspired to love more, do more, and treat others the way you want to be treated.