Michael Ashton

Michael Ashton

SpeakerMatch

Walk, Fall, Get up, Repeat!

Michael has a unique gift interacting with today's youth and adults alike. He gets them to open up and share their struggles so many experience throughout their everyday lives at home, work and school. His message is uplifting and inspiring to all.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from Manahawkin, NJ, Ocean County (US)

For more information about booking Michael Ashton, visit
http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/MichaelAshton

Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Michael Ashton
Mr. Mike Ashton - Motivational Speaker

Michael Ashton LLC

Walk, Fall, Get up, Repeat!

Michael has a unique gift interacting with today's youth and adults alike. He gets them to open up and share their struggles so many experience throughout their everyday lives at home, work and school. His message is uplifting and inspiring to all.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from Manahawkin, NJ

Michael Ashton - Motivational Speaker

Michael Ashton

Michael Ashton LLC

Walk, Fall, Get up, Repeat!

Michael has a unique gift interacting with today's youth and adults alike. He gets them to open up and share their struggles so many experience throughout their everyday lives at home, work and school. His message is uplifting and inspiring to all.

Fee Range: Available Upon Request
Travels from: Manahawkin, NJ

For more information about booking Michael Ashton,
Visit http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/MichaelAshton/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Biography

Mike Ashton was born into poverty on the westside of New York Cities Hell's Kitchen.  His parents no where to be found,  Michael (age five) and his seven siblings was placed in an Ophanage home on Staten Island. He spent time in foster care where he was the victim of child abuse for over 7 years by the hands of his foster father. At age fifteen, by Michael's request, was transfered to a group home near the South Bronx in New York City. As a teen and while still in high school, Michael ended up homeless and living out of a grey beat up suitcase from the age of sixteen till twenty-one.

Michael had always aspired to live out his childhood dream becoming a police officer since a little boy. His hope of becoming one has been challenged throughout the eighties, as he went from one dead end job to another. Michael, remembering his own childhood, endeavored to persevere and never stopped chasing his dream.  On November 1st, 1993, Mike became a Police Officer for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Police Department and gave over 20 years of service to the people of New York City as well as Newark and Jersey City.

He was also a member of the Search/Recovery Team for the Port Authority Police on 09.11.2001 at the World Trade Center in New York City. The lost of 37 fellow Police Officer and close friends who perished that tragic day was the most ever to have to die in the line of duty on one day in Law Enforcement History. Upon request, Michael does share his experience on that tragic day and the many days and years that follow. Please contact him personally if you wish to have him speak on this historial topic at your school or any private or public venues.

His life experiences through his adolesense and in the service of the P.A.P.D. has formed in Mike a compassion for today's youth and the understanding of everyday life struggles for all he interacted with throughout his career.  During his years as a Police Officer,  Michael came into contact with hundreds of troubled youths going through things he is all too familiar with. Domestic violence, broken homes, single parenting, no family structure, no guidance, drugs issues, anger issues, and negative interactions with law enforcement . He truly understands the duanting pressures that arise when faced with the specture of having to make your way in todays economy and todays yough society.

 
Why hire Mike Ashton as a Inspirational Speaker:
 
  • Mike knows what it's like to be discounted by everyone around you. To run up against challenges that feel insurmountable.
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  • He shares his personel experiences and teaches audiences the importance of accountability, self esteem and self motivation. 
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  • His stories and lesson cause the type of motivation that sparks teens to success, moves them from complacency into action and excites his audiences of all ages.
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  • Mike is a dynamic and entertaining speaker who effortlessly captivates his audiences. He touches on topics that so many of us relate to in our everyday lives.
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  • Michael also has a sought after program in New Jersey for High School Students and College Students, on a topic of Law Enforement (Police) Interaction. The Do's and Don'ts when being stopped by Police Officers. This program is a Positive one and the students get to Role Play with Michael from actual Subject stops and Vehicle Stops. Michael shares his 20 plus years experience as a City Police Officer for both New York and New Jersey.
 
- Today, Mic​hael Ashton resides in New Jersey with his Beautiful wife Donna of thirty-four years.
 
- He is a Proud Father of two Beautiful daughters and Grandfather of five.

- Inspirational- Motivational Speaker experience:  Five years

- Recently retired Police Officer after serving over twenty years with The Port Authority of New York/New Jersey Police Department in both New York City and Jersey City New Jersey.

- Member of Search and Rescue Team  at The World Trade Center on 9-11-2001
 
" Set your Goals and make them a Reality"  When Mike takes the stage, he will share the knowledge and skills that are needed to take a proven path away from the pack and into a meaningful future.
 
Please visit his website Www.Live2Inspire and Www.MikesKitchenStories.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 



   

      

 



 

  



 

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