2015 Keynote Speaker
Jackie Joyner Kersee
The Illinois Governor's Prayer Breakfast is pleased to announce its 2015 keynote speaker, Olympic athlete Jackie Joyner Kersee. Kersee will speak at the May 6, 2015 prayer breakfast.
Winner of six Olympic medals, Joyner Kersee was named by Sports Illustrated for Women as the "Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century." Joyner Kersee will share her experiences of overcoming obstacles, as well discuss her efforts in enhancing communities globally and encouraging people to improve their lives.Read our Press Release or Media Advisory