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Bethany A. Hoppe - Bethany Productions. Greater Nashville Area, , US

Bethany A. Hoppe

Founder & CEO | Bethany Productions

Greater Nashville Area, UNITED STATES

Disability Rights Speaker, Author, Educator



I promote the Status of Women & Girls with Disabilities through Speaking, Writing, Performance, Fashion, & Educational Outreach . Many of my collaborative projects are creatively based in the Arts, with solid supporting research and statistics that are academically based.

Specialties: Keynote Speaking, Conference Speaking, TEDx experience, Writing, Research, Workshop/Seminar Facilitator, Theatre and Film direction, and University Communication Studies Instruction.

Industry Expertise (2)



Areas of Expertise (8)

Public Speaking

Workshop Presenter


Disability Rights

Preventive Health

Americans With Disabilities Act

Women and Girls With Disabilities

Higher Education

Education (3)

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania: Bachelor's of Arts, Speech Communications 1994

Public Speaking, Modeling, Acting, Female Athlete of the Year, Paralympic Qualifier in Benchpress, Wheelchair Dance.

Eisenhower Jr./Sr. High School: General Education, General Studies 1988

Graduated on a General Education track, served on Student Council as Vice President and then President two years running, participated in Marching Band, Concert Band, Choir, and Dairy 4-H.

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania: Masters of Arts, Communication Studies 1997

Earned a Masters in Communication Studies, competed nationally in lightweight female adaptive bench press, participated in Rolling Scots Wheelchair Basketball & Track, and began wheelchair adaptive dance.

Affiliations (5)

  • Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee Organization
  • President's Committee on the Status of Women (MTSU)
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • RespectAbility Non-Profit

Languages (1)

  • American English