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Friday, February 9 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm Room: Los Angeles B
Reinvention is the true mark of a versatile and motivated individual. What makes for balanced quality of living? While most of us can achieve our goals and be relatively satisfied with the results, it is imperative to continually strive to reach new horizons. Treat yourself to an exhilarating and inspiring event with: father, athlete, actor, entrepreneur, talk show host, philanthropist, wellness advocate, vegan and champion.
A proud native of Brooklyn, John found a love for basketball at an early age. As a 15-year NBA veteran, he was the first NBA player to win four championships with three different teams. Retiring in 2000, Salley appears frequently on television and film. He serves as host for numerous award shows including the VH-1’s Reunion show, “Basketball Wives”.
John works with Operation Smile, PETA, the fight against Diabetes and PCRM. In 2009 and 2010, he spoke to Congress about the Child Nutrition Act, asking Members to support legislation that would increase vegetarian options in meals served in public schools.
Adopting a plant based (raw vegan) lifestyle, he is a frequent motivational speaker. As a Wellness Advocate, one of John’s main missions in life is to continue to educate people on the benefits of living a healthier lifestyle though better eating habits