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“When you make a real decision, then everything can change.”

Youth Career Coach & Decision Maker

Juan Cangas has spent most of his life questioning, “Why do some people succeed in life while others fail?” Juan shares how to find the motivation to succeed. His drive to overcome barriers and desire to make his mother proud helped him become the first person in his family to attend college.


Juan speaks on a variety of topics including but not limited to:

  • Decision Making
  • Building Healthy Relationships
  • Career Planning
  • Servant Leadership
  • Parent Communication
  • Professional Development

9.5 out of 10 Audience Rating


Juan inspires, motivates, and energizes students with his personal story of overcoming adversity and discovering his purpose in life.

Dr. Rony Ortega Principal, Alice Buffet Magnet Middle School
Dr. Rony Ortega

Juan has the “It Factor” when it comes to inspiring kids and creating a contagious energy with young learners. Juan’s passion for his students’ success has taken many of our non-believing and hopeless- feeling students, to motivated and hopeful of a future they can be proud of…from, “I might graduate from high school” to “I WILL go to college!

Cara Churchich-Riggs Dynamic Educational Consultant and Seasoned Administrative Leader
Cara Churchich-Riggs

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