About the speaker
Brett Trapp is a consultant, writer, and speaker living in Atlanta’s historic Cabbagetown neighborhood.
He was previously Vice President of Client Experience for the Boosterthon Fun Run an innovative school fundraising company based out of Atlanta. Between 2005-2016, Brett was a key player in helping Booster raise more than $150 million for American schools. Within Booster, Trapp led a team of creatives that developed high-end character and leadership content for more than 1.3 million students annually.
In late 2016, Brett launched Blue Babies Pink a 44-episode journey through faith, sexuality shame, loneliness, singleness, and emotional health. To date, Blue Babies Pink has drawn more than 50,000 readers from around the world and spawned a 2,200 mile, five city “Bookless Tour” in early 2017.
Trapp is passionate about storytelling, leadership, good design, antiques, Seth Godin, SEC football, Chick-fil-A, Taylor Swift, Tarantino movies, and CS Lewis.
Brett also serves on the boards of directors for Beloved Atlanta and the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity.
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Most of the time a taboo is just something we can't talk about. — Brett Trapp
Taboos are these unwritten rules that hover above us that govern what we do. Most of us don't know where they came from or who put them there. They exert incredible control over our daily lives. — Brett Trapp
There is a time to call it quits, but you guys, this is not it. — Brett Trapp