Aaron K. Wilson

Aaron K. Wilson doesn’t just encourage his audience to achieve their goals, he uplifts them to the next level. He is on a mission to help students overcome their insecurities and achieve their goals.


  • Leadership
  • Motivation & Inspiration
  • First Year Experience
  • Orientation
  • Self-Esteem
  • Community Building


Aaron K. Wilson helps students overcome their insecurities and achieve their goals.

Getting to Know

Aaron K. Wilson

Aaron K Wilson is a motivational speaker, author, and uplifter. Aaron used to have very low self-esteem and did not believe he harbored any talents. With the help of people encouraging and uplifting him, Aaron realized that the only way to conquer his insecurities and fears was to face them. Aaron is now the UPLIFTER and makes it his mission to help students realize the importance of having a positive self-image and mindset that will help them overcome their insecurities and embrace their purpose. Aaron has a special way of engaging youth with his energy, message, and charisma. Your students will walk away uplifted from this experience with a positive and exciting outlook on life and the world around them. Aaron’s ability to connect with students is a pure treasure and joy that you want your college students to experience.


To help you promote your event with Aaron, CAMPUSPEAK has created promotional templates you can use. In this folder, you will find resources for social media, a promotional poster for printing, and press photos you can use for your event.
Link to Promotional Materials


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Speaking Introduction (PDF)


Embracing the Change

Even though you might be afraid to do something new, it is important to carry through with that action. When Aaron K. Wilson started applying this mentality to his journey he started to see doors open up and started blazing a path that was not visible before. It is crucial and important to continually step outside your comfort zone and embrace your fears and change.

Aaron in his academic career made a big transfer from a small private college to a larger business school bringing in new excitement and new challenges. Nonetheless, Aaron persevered. Aaron embraced the change and transitioned from his home state of Massachusetts and drove to California.

On the other side of change, is the very thing you truly want. Aaron helps students step out of their comfort zones to engage in new student activities, run for a leadership position, and to apply or create the career of their dreams.

Students will learn how to Embrace this new transition and learn the strength in embracing the change.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this program, students will learn:

  • Create a once a quarter bucket list of a change they want to initiate in their lives while they are on campus
  • Start using contrary action and doing the very thing they are afraid of doing
  • Reflect on what makes them unique and how to prevent fear of change from stopping them from achieving success.
Discovering the Leader Within You

Leadership is a process that each person GROWS into. In order to become a leader, a person must believe in themselves. But what happens when those on your team or in your school let doubt and discouragement take over? That is when you have to shift into the greatness that is already inside of you!

This inspirational program teaches students the importance of a healthy mindset and building self-esteem that supports the individual. Students will be uplifted and learn they have the ability to make changes in themselves and others around them. Students will realize the importance of focusing on the positives and will learn that small consistent steps will lead them down a path that they ultimately desire and will flourish.

Aaron K. Wilson will inspire your students to make changes and try things they never thought they could accomplish and it will help them reach their goals. Aaron uplifts students to believe in themselves so they can achieve their next level.

This program is a great program for first-year programs or your next leadership conference.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this program, students will learn:

  • The 4  steps into becoming the leader YOU want to be and reaching your goals

  • Aaron’s A+ Framework: The 4 steps to becoming the leader YOU want to be and reach your goals (Action Over apprehension, Affirm Your Greatness, Advance Your Talent and Assemble Your team)

  • How to encourage and impact your campus and your community around you

  • The importance of having a powerful self-image, power of positive thinking, and the confidence to truly believe in yourself

Jumping All In – Kick Start Your College Career

As a freshman, there are a bunch of emotions. Excitement, confusion, readiness, and exploration. Aaron K. Wilson shares stories and commonalities about what first-year students in college go through. Jumping All In – Kicking Starting your College Career, gives students actionable strategies to an engaging keynote, so students can not only be successful in college but beyond as well. Let’s face it college is a whole new experience and sometimes we do not know what to expect, and that’s OK.

With Jumping All in, Aaron gives the key formula to making your first year at college a successful, fun, and explorational one. Students will learn and see exactly what they need to do to make their first year at college, the year they will never forget!

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this program, students will:

  • Learn the common pitfalls in college and ways to avoid them
  • Learn that they are not alone in feeling loneliness and self-doubt
  • Overcome the fear of fear and rejection


The following are past entries Aaron has written for the CAMPUSPEAK Speaker’s Voice Blog