Author, Speaker, and TalenTrust CEO Kathleen Quinn Votaw Name NSA Speaker Academy Director

New Board position to build deeper connections within NSA Colorado community.

Denver, CO, May 13, 2022 – Kathleen Quinn Votaw was voted into the National Speakers Association, Colorado Chapter Board of Directors, as the i Speaker Academy Director. Ms. Quinn Votaw, a notable author and speaker as well as admired leader in the staffing industry, was selected for her professional expertise and natural ability to connect people and create community. The defined purpose for this new NSA-Colorado role is to develop deeper connections within the NSA community while helping speakers continue to develop their craft and grow their business. 

“Daring to Care” in the workplace, and everywhere else, is a concept I believe in and practice inside my company, TalenTrust, and evangelize with all of our clients,” says Ms. Quinn Votaw. “Caring builds relationship and community. I know no other organization that cares more about the success of its members than NSA Colorado. I’m thrilled to nurture deeper connection in this organization, committed to abundance, generosity, and business success.”  

Incoming NSA-Colorado President, Heather Younger, will preside over Ms. Quinn Votaw’s swearing-in ceremony in Denver on Saturday, May 14th. She will serve a two-year term from 2022-2024.  

About Kathleen Quinn Votaw 

Kathleen Quinn Votaw is a leading authority on resolving the #1 concern of CEOs across the country: How to find and keep top talent. She is the author of two books: Dare to Care in the Workplace—A Guide to the New Way We Work; and Solve the People Puzzle—How High-Growth Companies Attract & Retain Top Talent. She is a widely published author of articles on recruitment, retention, culture, and leadership, and a highly regarded expert and speaker on what it takes to thrive when the ground keeps shifting. In addition to her company, TalenTrust, being named an Inc 5000 company two years running, as Founder and CEO of TalenTrust, Ms. Quinn Votaw has won numerous awards including: finalist for the Denver Business Journal 2019 Outstanding Women in Business Award; 8 times ColoradoBiz Top Woman Owned Company as well as Top 250 Private Companies placement; and Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce 2019 Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Business, among others.  

About NSA Colorado 

Founded in 1984, NSA Colorado is the resource destination for professional communicators. The Colorado chapter of the National Speakers Association serves professional – and aspiring – speakers, workshop leaders, trainers, corporate consultants, business coaches, life coaches, authors, and other thought leaders. NSA Colorado helps professional communicators grow their speaking business by offering a variety of programs to hone the skills, integrity, and values needed to succeed. Plus, the organization is the premier resource for meeting planners looking for top-notch professional speakers. 

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