Woody’s personal mission is to live “a real life with a real relationship with a real God.” He’s a first-generation home school graduate with a huge passion for the next generation of culture-shapers.
If you hang around Woody, you’re sure to hear words like, “Live life to the fullest,” “purposeful living,” or “world-changer.” He’s helped young adults successfully navigate life decisions for years.
An entrepreneur and visionary, Woody has been a principle player in several start-up companies. In 2004 he co-founded CollegePlus after earning his accredited BSBA in general management in 18 months for less than $10k!
A frequent motivational speaker at conferences nationwide, Woody’s information-packed sessions are innovative and inspiring. He’s characterized by a high level of energy and enthusiasm. He blends each session with motivation and practical information, which attendees can put immediately into practice. The results are contagiously astounding. Attend his sessions and be prepared to get knocked outside of your box!
As a member of the CollegePlus team, Woody lives in San Antonio with his wife Gina, the girl of his dreams
Friday, 9:30 A.M. – Study Like a Genius: Unlocking Your Brain All learning is founded on one key: the ability to take in information and then remember it. Most people are never taught how to learn effectively. Each school year, students spend countless hours studying, only to have the information seemingly disappear when they need it most. Whether a parent or student, in this interactive and practical session, you will learn how to use study tools, such as speed reading and memory techniques, that will radically change the way you learn. We promise you’ll think differently.
Friday, 3:00 P.M. – The Coming College Tsunami and the Huge Opportunity for Home Schoolers A radical disruption is in progress that is challenging our most fundamental assumptions about education in general—and higher education in particular. Escalating costs, “college for free,” the increasing disconnect between college outcomes and marketplace demands, combining high school and college, credit for service learning and internships, increased transfer opportunities, and the list goes on. Think years of college are your ticket to a successful career? Think again. Find out what you can do to navigate through the chaos and achieve the extraordinary.
Saturday, 10:45 A.M. – Life After High School: Training Starts Now In a day when education standards have plummeted and the job industry is glutted with a lackluster and clogged employee base, there is tremendous opportunity for those with passion and skill. This information-packed session prepares students to launch into the next phase of life with vigor, excellence, and confidence. Topics include: how to dress for success, creative conversation techniques, essential character qualities, time management, résumé and business building, and more! Today’s activities and choices will either help or hinder future successes. Look out world—the next generation of leaders is on their way.