Meet The Team

  • Dr. Gladney

    CEO of 24 Carat Speakers

    Dr. Gladney, Ph.D., speaker, trainer, author, and media personality is the founder and owner of 24 Carat Speakers. Her Ph.D. in Instructional Psychology and Technology focuses on emotional wellness and the science of the mind. This degree focuses on human behavior and on how the brain processes information that will lead to change. Having that expertise and background, coupled with years of research, Dr. Gladney has developed several programs and systems that when applied, are guaranteed to change the perspectives, attitudes, and behaviors of individuals.

    She has shared her message and expertise to organizations, churches, schools, and fortune 500 companies. As a media expert reaching over 35 million, Dr. Gladney has been featured on national radio, TV programs and in magazines. She has served on many boards, including the National Speaker’s Association and Meeting Professionals International, and won numerous awards: Dallas Business Journal Women in Business and Quest for Success from Dallas Black Chamber, Rising Star and Supplier of The Year. She is the author of 6 books and co-author of four books. She loves spending time with her four grown children.

  • Camille Bryant

    VP of Operations

    As VP of Operations, Camille is responsible for managing the daily and global operations of 24 CS. She has a master’s degree in Instructional Systems Design from Penn State University and a B.S. Degree in Computer Technology from Alabama A&M. She brings 30 years of progressive experience in delivering corporate program solutions to life, while providing outstanding client service. Her expertise as a client services leader is evident in her various roles in high-profile multinational organizations such as Shell Oil, Citicorp, Lockheed-Martin and General Electric. She has extensive experience in corporate training development, program management, and implementation as the foundation to her excellent organizational management abilities.

  • Trudy Bullard

    VP of Sales and Client Relations

    Trudy Bullard is a Dallas Native and the youngest of five children. She is a first-generation college student, Dean’s list scholar and a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising with a minor in Business Administration.

    She has three decades of sales and training experience, key account management as well as creating and implementing diversity, equity and inclusion strategies in the animal health, automotive financing, educational, technology, medical devices industries and non-profit organizations. Trudy has also received multiple awards for her leadership and sales performance including: Rookie of the Year, Top Performer and multiple President Club recognitions.

    Trudy is an avid reader, music lover and thoroughly enjoys taking long nature walks with her dog, Drake. In her free time, she also teaches and loves to dance including swing, step, salsa and line dancing… just to name a few.