Carla R. Cannon also known as “The Trailblazer” is indeed one of God’s Moguls in the making. With her eloquent yet transparent approach she is committed to empowering global women from the pulpit to the marketplace on how to operate authentically and un-apologetically in their divine calling with a spirit of excellence.
Carla is a mother as well as a Licensed Minister, National Best Selling Author, Conference Host and Entrepreneur who currently resides in Greenville, North Carolina. One of the key areas Carla specializes in is teaching others how to profit from their pain by developing their storm into a story and their mess into a movement. Carla currently runs and operates Carla R. Cannon Enterprises, LLC which houses Cannon Publishing where she has developed equipped hundreds on how to write a best selling book in 7 days! Carla also teaches a step by step process on how to write a book to launch your business.
Carla is the Visionary of a global brand, Women of Standard, where her mission is to make Jesus famous and in an effort in doing so she is currently on tour. Carla is a global voice called to unlock, unleash and activate millions into their God ordained purpose!
The testimony of this young woman of faith and her ability to share her story unashamed and with such boldness and conviction is truly what causes her to connect with others on multiple levels. Carla authentically shares her story of growing up being identified as a problem child who struggled deeply in her identity, suffered from rejection and also became a teenage mother. Carla now teaches others how to develop their darkest storms into a thriving business through writing books, developing speaking platforms and utilizing their personal gifts to launch their personal ministry.
Whether she is speaking to an audience of 1 or 1,000 the energy Carla exudes is magnetic, and contagious for she always leaves her audience not only feeling hopeful but with the tools to pursue their dreams and move further into their path of purpose. She is truly a woman after God’s own heart and lives her life not trying to correct all of her wrongs but to learn and grow from them daily.
Carla has been privileged to be featured on multiple radio and talk shows including The Jewel Tankard Show (featuring Jewel Tankard from the hit show, Thicker Than Water.) Carla has also shared the stage with many prominent leaders such as Dr. Yvonne Capehart, Real Talk Kim, Jekalyn Carr, Tera C. Hodges, Dr. Jamal Bryant and many more!
In 2014 Carla was invited to cover media for Bishop T. D. Jakes’ annual Woman Thou Art Loosed Conference where tens of thousands of women and men assembled together. Carla’s message is simple: No matter what you are in, you can come out and recover ALL!
Today Carla enjoys life alongside her daughter, Patience and her beautiful mother, Felicia in which they are preparing to release a new book, REDEEMING THE TIME: “A Mother & Daughter’s Journey to Experiencing Love, Healing & Wholeness!” Releases May 12, 2018!