Founder and CEO of Motivational Nuggets
Christian Jarreau Beatty was born September 28, 1988 in Winston-Salem, NC. He graduated from Glenn High School, Kernersville, NC. He moved on to attend North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University located in Greensboro, NC, where he majored in Business and catapulted his baseball career.
CJ’s accomplishments and accolades led him to be drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 26th round of the 2009 MLB June Amateur Draft from North Carolina A&T State University. He accredits some his life’s learned lessons of “Mental Toughness” from Albert Pujols, former first baseman of the St Louis Cardinals.
In addition to his baseball career CJ has expanded his talents to including Motivational Speaking and Life Coaching. He specializes in teaching and inspiring people to believe in themselves while staying focused and committing to fulfill each challenge they pursue. Since 2009, CJ has traveled around the country including Australia delivering powerful messages. His speaking engagements include, Winston-Salem Forsyth County School System Anti-Bullying Event, Wake Forest University Baseball Team, University of Virginia Football Team, Wheatmore High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (Trinity, NC) and numerous others.
CJ is your speaker if you are looking for someone energetic, passionate, and able to engage any audience with inspiring and motivating content. He speaks at conferences, workshops, churches, schools, collegiate events and delivers keynote addresses. His life experiences and polished skills have allowed him to speak to a wide range of audiences by crossing age and cultural lines.