Dr. Vanessa Guyton is an award winning speaker and trainer that is dedicated to Victim Advocacy and assisting individuals going from Victims to Victorious. Dr. Guyton travels all around the world providing creative and engaging presentations that are created specifically for her audience on Sexual Assault Prevention, Sexual Harassment Prevention, Drug Facilitated Crimes, Domestic Violence, Bystander Intervention, Suicide Awareness, LGBT Awareness, and Cultural Diversity. Audiences leaves her presentations motivated, informed, and aware about potential threats and harmful activities occurring in our society. Her success is rooted in delivering personalized presentations that are unique and creative and providing unparalleled expert guidance and support both before and after an event.
Dr. Guyton is honored to speak at universities, churches, non-profits, and government agencies. Click HERE or call 1-888-314-3335 to schedule a time to speak with Dr. Guyton about your next engagement or training event
Dr. Vanessa L. Guyton is the CEO of Consulting[VG1] Experts & Associates (CEA), LLC which she launched in 2010. CEA is a global training and managerial consulting firm that assists organizations in developing training, improving operations, maximizing growth, and enhancing overall organization effectiveness. Dr. Guyton has over 20 years strategizing and training organizations all over the world using her experience gained from working in large organizations within the government, civilian agencies, and non-profit organizations. Dr. Guyton honorably served in the United States Army as a Human Resource Manager for 10years. She served as a Department of Defense Civilian in multiple positions to include: Program Manager, Human Resource Manager, Executive Coach, Training Developer & Instructor, and Director of Training.
Her vast knowledge, experience, and willingness to share information led to her being known as “The Consulting Expert” by her clients and peers. She continues to support the military by serving as a Senior Consultant and Advocate that provides specialized training and certification for their Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Program (SHARP) and the Department of Defense (DoD) Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program (SAPR). Dr. Guyton is a credentialed Victim Advocate and has certified over 3,200 Sexual Assault Coordinators and Victim Advocates and continues to provide them training and support. She has also provided training to thousands of military organizations, colleges, and civilian organization on various topics to include sexual assault, sexual harassment, and bystander intervention.
Most recently, Dr. Guyton launched Victorious, a non-profit organization that assist Victims of crimes to become Victorious. The success of this initiative led to her being selected as an Advisory Board Member for the National Advocacy Leadership Center for the National Organization of Victim Assistance (NOVA) .Additionally, she is the President of the Women of Distinction Network, a non-profit organization that assists local communities and mentors a wide variety of youth demographically. Dr. Guyton graduated with Honors from North Central University with a degree in Organizational Development in 2014. She also graduated with honors in 2006 with an MBA from Baker College, and in 2003 with a BA in Business with a minor in Marketing from Campbell University. Her advance training also includes the following certifications: NOVA Victim Advocate, Sexual Harassment & Assault Certifier, Diversity, and a multitude of Human Resource Certifications and training. Dr. Guyton encourages learning in all aspects of your career and life, because knowledge is the one element of life that cannot change or be taken away.
Dr. Guyton has been married for 20 years to SFC Tony Guyton and has five children, Keith, Teaira, Tony, Miata, and DeQuan. In her very limited free time, she enjoys learning, reading, volunteering, and travelling to various countries.
Dr. Guyton will be the guest speak at theses upcoming events!
Sexual Assault Awareness event-181st Inf, April 9, 2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training- 88th RSC, Colorado April 17, 2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training- 88th RSC, Wisconsin May 19, 2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training- 88th RSC, Minnesota July 17, 2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training- 88th RSC, Kansas August18, 2017
National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) - San Diego, CA August 14-17, 2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training-California National Guard-Sacrmento, CA August 19,2017
Sexual Assault Refresher Training-USARJ & I CORPS (FWD), Camp Zama Japan September 2-6, 2017
Dr. Guyton has trained thousands of organizations, churches and universities. Check out some of her past events and organizations she has trained or been their guest speaker.
National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA), Washington, DC
New Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Gadsden, SC
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Teaching all Generations (TAG), Macon, GA
Grand Chapter of the Order of Eastern Stars, Columbia, SC
United States Army Recruiting Command, Columbia, SC
Gray’s Family Services, Toano, VA
Military Intelligence Readiness Command, Fort Belvoir, VA
Army Cyber Command, Fort Belvoir,VA
U.S.Army Garrison, Youngsan, Korea
Introducing our CEO, Dr. Vanessa Guyton. Her training is always engaging and designed for her target audience. Special thanks to the Soldiers of the United States Army Reserves for participating in our Bystander Intervention Training.
An interactive presentation conducted by Dr. Vanessa Guyton as she discusses the effects of growing up in a military home filled with domestic violence and alcohol abuse. This class will provide insight from the perspective of a child and how domestic violence has a lifelong effect on the entire family unit. Participants will receive a better understanding of domestic violence from a child survivor.
This event identifies and discuss diversity and inclusion from the perspective of sexual orientation and cultural competence. Sexual orientation is often considered a difficult topic to include in diversity issues because it brings up differences in religion, perceptions of morality, and politics. This event will include these discussions, review key definitions of LGBT, facts and myths of the LGBT population, and review scenarios. The objectives of this presentation is to provides information, awareness, and to explore various demographics and cultures.
A workshop designed to encourage participants to look at diversity and inclusion from a self-reflective point of view. Participants will use an assessment to determine their strength and weakness in the realm of diversity. The strategies presented to the participants will be engaging and lead to a better understanding of diversity and inclusion within their organization and why they are critical business priorities. The end result of this event will lead to participants recognizing the impact of their attitudes and behaviors towards team members and customers.
An interactive event that discusses emerging topics of the most commonly used substances to commit a drug facilitated sexual assault. This event will use scenarios and games to bring awareness to multiple drugs (street and homemade), how they affect victims, and how participants can be more vigilant and safe. Participants will leave this event empowered to protect themselves. This class targets all ages and can be used to train Victim Advocates, colleges, churches, and organizations by giving them a new outlook on drugs, consent, and bystander intervention.
A fun and interactive event that explores how music affects our views on sexual assault, sexual harassment, drugs, and alcohol. Participants will be introduced to a different perspective of the music industry. This workshop targets all ages and music genres and encourages learning through music.
An exercised based workshop that examines the risks of sexual assault, identify signs and responses a victim may have after an assault, the impact of victim blaming, and the importance of prevention strategies that encourages awareness. Discussions range from mixing drugs, alcohol and sex to sex offenders. An optional scavenger hunt can be designed as part of this training.
An exercised based workshop that defines the types of sexual harassment and allows individuals to participate in role plays to address the common occurrences. Participants will have a discussion on how to eliminate sexual harassment and receive strategies for prevention. An optional scavenger hunt can be designed as part of this training.
An exercised and discussion with an optional video that defines Intervention/Bystanders and addresses how individuals can intervene and make a difference. Participants are required to participate in the discussion by giving their feedback and opinion of real world scenarios that they may face during their day-to-day interactions. Discussions range from mixing drugs, alcohol and sex to domestic violence.