Ramona Moore Big Eagle at TEDxChapelHillLive

Presented April 27 @ The Varsity Theatre

This year's theme "Bigger than Us" explores technologies that evoke wonder, science that will drive the future, the powerful human systems that shape our lives, expand creativity and inspire possibilities, when we ask - what ideas are truly worth fighting for and worth living for.

Ramona Moore Big Eagle, M. Ed

Award winning and internationally renowned motivational speaker, storyteller, cultural educator, consultant, and workshop facilitator.


Changing lives one story at a time!

Storytelling that motivates, empowers, and inspires!

Dare to Soar Enterprises, President and CEO

Founded in 1991, Dare to Soar Enterprises inspires and empowers people of all ages across all walks of life to become more effective communicators. Ramona travels throughout the United States and Canada as a motivational speaker, storyteller, cultural educator, consultant, and workshop facilitator.

Storytellers Guild of Charlotte, Inc., Founder and President

An award winning professional speaker and storyteller, Ramona has been a featured speaker at various literacy, corporate, conference, school, library, museum, historical site, festival, church, camp, and campaign events such as Red Ribbon Week.

Corporate Workshops

Her high demand workshops include: Leadership Through Storytelling, Finding Your Corporate Story, Team Building, Motivation, Diversity and Inclusion.

STARS - Storytelling to Teach And Reach Students

Developed after many years of teaching and working with students, STARS utilizes the latest in brain-based research to have students reading, writing, telling, and acting out their stories with joy.

American Indian Culture Educator

Sharing Eastern Woodland Culture, Ramona erases stereotypes and myths while providing programming covering aspects of daily life such as dance, stories, language, music, and beliefs from the past to the present. Interactive and entertaining, participants experience American Indian culture through hands-on and engaging activities. All programs are custom-designed to be age appropriate and curriculum based.


Master of Education

In Reading and Storytelling from East Tennessee State University


Bachelor of Arts

From Catawba College


2012 Faculty Leadership Award

University professor for 17 years

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