Real, Relatable and Authentic
In Leaving Large: The Stories of a Food Addict, author Michelle Petties takes readers on her personal, painful, and purposeful journey through emotional overeating and food addiction.
Amazon Kindle Bestseller
“Michelle shows us all how to access the information in the stories of our past to change the stories of our future to be healthy and to look and feel fabulous!”
~ Cathy Hughes, Founder and Chairperson Urban One, Inc.
In addition to speaking, I offer a wide range of group event services to corporations, government, and business organizations.
Tailored, Customized and Personalized messaging that creates life changing transformation.
Powerful, memorable, and engaging storytelling that leads the audience to a deeper awareness and understanding.
Empowering, and compassionate guidance that is the bridge to breakthrough and self-discovery.
Unique, unforgettable and unequaled experiences that are designed so participants get connected to their inner story.
Thought-provoking, interactive and impactful seminars that motivate the audience to action.
“Michelle Petties gives us the story about a Black woman’s struggle against obesity we have been waiting for. This is a food story about the weight of loss and grief and anger and how Michelle shed much more than pounds to create a happy ending.”
~ Marita Golden, Author, The Strong Black Woman How a Myth Endangers the Physical and Mental Health of Black Women
I have gained and lost over 700 pounds. For 42 years, I was in a fight for my emotional physical, and spiritual life.
When I speak, I use the power of my voice, the power of my lived experiences, the power of what I know to be true, and the power of my words to deliver memorable, engaging, and transformative presentations.
“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” ~ Maya Angelou