Rave Reviews for Desi Payne - Motivational Humorist, Speaker, & Trainer

Here are what some are saying about Desi's presentations, programs, and speaking.


"Loved it! Great content and loved how it was presented. I laughed a lot!"

– N. Stabile

Amazing workshop!

"Desi created an amazing workshop! From the minute I walked in, there was an air of enthusiasm."

– Karen Knotts, Daughter of Legendary “Barney Fife” Don Knotts

Dynamic & Engaging

"Desi is a dynamic and engaging speaker/trainer who commands the stage!"

– Steve Kissell, Virginia Beach, VA

Loved it!

"Loved it! Great content and loved how it was presented. I laughed a lot!" 

– N. Stabile


Beautifully Done!

– K. Dreaden

Enthusiasm is top notch!

"I enjoyed the audience involvement. It proved how beneficial humor can be." 

– S. Flattery

Passionate and full of energy!

 "The session had great information about dealing with stress."

– R.Eakins, Indian Hills Community College Faculty In-service Day

You amazed me!

"You amazed me with your style, knowledge, and presentation."

– Sharon Stroh, Executive Director Economic Development, Ottumwa, Iowa

"A female Patch Adams" 

– Dr. Brian Ortell, Surgeon, Ottumwa Regional Health Center"


"Never will forget it!" 

– K. Dreaden

Very funny and engaging!

– M.Lane

Best speaker of the day!

"Very entertaining!"

– L. Ellis