Our Speakers & Panelists


Anthony Huey is a highly rated international speaker and communications consultant who offers session attendees pragmatic communications tools, tips and techniques they can use immediately.  His career includes tenures as a news reporter, magazine senior editor, crisis management specialist, media relations consultant and executive speech coach.

Anthony leads Reputation Management, LLC, one of the nation’s leading communications training and crisis consulting companies. He has presented nearly 2,700 paid keynote speeches, workshops and seminars on a number of timely communications topics that executives can incorporate into both their professional and personal lives.

His direct client work includes a wide variety of advertising, public relations and communications initiatives for hundreds of trade associations, municipalities and companies, including Nike, Victoria’s Secret, Eli Lilly, Nationwide Insurance, The Kroger Company, and Procter & Gamble. Anthony received his bachelor’s degree in journalism from THE Ohio State University.


Benjamin Colucci Rios, Ph.D., M.C.E., B.C.E., Professor at University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez and Director of Puerto Rico Local Technical Assistance Program.

Michael Avery, Deputy Division Administrator, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands Division. Avery has been affiliated with the FHWA since 2005.

Alejandro Abrams, Vice President and Partner, Desarrolladora JA, Inc., San Juan is a licensed engineer with more than 10 years of experience in construction with emphasis on roads, bridges and airports. Member of the Board of Directors of the Association of General Contractors, Chapter of Puerto Rico. MS in Civil Engineering from MIT and BS in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico.

Tommy Blair, Vice President of Risk Management – EEO Officer, HIS Management Corp., Indianapolis is a certified in the following areas: Safety Manager, QA/QC for contractors from Army. Corps of Engineers, large scale emergency responder, HAZWOPER trainer, incident commander, 40 Hour HAZWOPER site worker, 24-Hour HAZWOPER emergency response, 30-hour OSHA, confined space entry/rescue and adult first aid and CPR.


Tonya Reiman is a Nonverbal Communication Specialist. She is a media personality, keynote speaker, consultant and corporate trainer. In addition, she has authored three books: The Power of Body Language, The YES Factor and The Body Language of Dating.

She has provided expert body language analysis and knowledge of communication in print, radio and various TV media such as Fox News Channel, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Access Hollywood, EXTRA, and Fast Money. Furthermore, she contributes to articles on body language and persuasion which are featured in prints such as Cosmopolitan, Time Magazine, US Weekly,The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Men’s Health, Women’s Health and Woman’s World.

Tonya Reiman’s passion for body language began in her first year of college at Pace University when a psychology professor came nose to nose with her in order to demonstrate the significance of “personal space”. Building from that pivotal moment, she later graduated from Pace University and began her independent research of non-verbal communication. Due to the disciplines’ non-traditional nature, she was forced to create her program as she studied. In addition, she received a degree from the State University of New York in Communication.

For over a decade, Tonya honed her skills in the fields of training, communication and influence working with executives and staff in the financial industry. Her passion for hypnosis also proved useful in this arena and assisted many clients in furthering their goals.

Today, her keynotes, seminars and workshops assist companies in growth and effective communication. She is skilled in customization providing keynotes specific to the needs of the group or organization. Riveting, energizing and inspiring, she delivers practical content with each memorable presentation.