About David Kendrick: Owner Of Lion Speaking Agency
David served on Active Duty in the United States Army from 2005 - 2010. In 2007 he was shot in both legs by a sniper at the age of 20. It Took David a total of 3 years and 14 surgeries to recover from these injuries.
After being medically discharged from the military he began to share his mental health battle in therapy sessions. He took his passion for professional speaking from group therapy to the big stage, starting Lion Speaking Agency in the process.
The "Lion" in Lion Speaking Agency represents the power behind having your voice heard. He uses his voice on stage to tell his mental health story as well as the story of others.
David holds a certification in Mental Health First Aid, is a member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness - DeKalb, and is a member of the Georgia chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.