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Eric Thomas        

Inspirational Speaker, Life Strategist & Author

Eric Thomas, Ph.D. is a critically acclaimed author, World-renowned speaker, educator, pastor and audible.com Audie Awards Finalist.

Thomas delivers high energy messages that encourage people to live up to their full potential by breaking the cycles of crime, hopelessness, and despair that many face daily. Known for his engagingly personal approach, his messages are both dynamic and inspiring.

Eric’s spiritual walk, tenacity and drive are the perfect example of his quote,“When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you‘ll be successful.”

Formerly a high school dropout, he obtained his Masters degree and his PhD in Education Administration at Michigan State University.

While consulting at Michigan State, he developed The Advantage Program, an undergraduate retention program targeting academically high-risk students of color.

Eric’s representation of the merits of higher education, coupled with his knowledge of the pains of life, inspires people of all walks to break bad habits and reach for new levels of personal achievement.

Drawing from his own personal experiences as they relate to homelessness, the absence of his biological father, scholastic struggles, and various other obstacles, ET allows his life to be an “open book” from which radiates dynamic and inspiring messages that relate to many people across all strata.

ET is the epitome of hustle, drive, determination, and success. Millions of followers have been able to apply the principles revealed in his award nominated autobiography, The Secret to Success, which has scaled the social media charts with over 50 million hits.

His sophomore release, Greatness Is Upon You, features 24 life changing fundamental precepts and is meeting with equal success.

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