Executive Speeches

Amy has been a speechwriter for CEOs and other executives while on staff at Hercules Incorporated and ARCO Chemical (both chemical industry). As a freelancer, she's written for leaders of companies from manufacturing and technology to entrepreneurs and not-for-profit organizations.

Speeches have included remarks for financial presentations, industry keynotes, ceremonial occasions, and meetings with customers, employees, retires, and the public.


  • Ceremonial speeches for the 2014 and 2013 awards dinner at a major Philadelphia science institute.
  • Commencement speech for the 2013 business school graduating class of a private liberal arts and research university in Washington, D.C.


  • IABC Gold Quill Award of Merit and recognition in Speechwriter's Newsletter "Top 10 List of Best Speeches" (Hercules CEO at Goldman Sachs Chemical Investor Forum)
  • IABC/U.S. District 1: Award of Excellence (ARCO Chemical CEO at financial analyst meeting)

Past clients: Timken, Baylor Health Care System, and Siemens Healthcare

Executive ghostwriting projects: bylined articles for industry trade magazines and shareholder letters in annual reports