Juan Bendaña

Helping Students Make Better Decisions & Step Into Leadership

  • Topics:
  • Leadership Development
  • Motivation & Inspiration
  • School Culture
  • Audiences:
  • Middle & High School
  • University
  • Parents & Teachers

Fee Range: $1K-5K

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Juan Bendaña is on a mission to inspire students to make an impact through leadership and wise decision making.

Through his message of Impact & Action, Juan creates an environment that makes both students and staff feel valued, influential, and engaged. Juan helps students realize they can make an impact so that they can make a difference in School & in Life.

Juan Bendana is a renowned speaker, author, and DJ who speaks at high schools, University campuses, & conferences internationally. He has spoken to thousands of students, educators, and parents across Canada & the United States.

He is the founder of The Good Effect – a training and curriculum program that helps students make better decisions while making an Impact on their schools & communities.

He has partnered with major organizations such as Sony Pictures and helps brands connect with students.

He uses storytelling, humour & music to highlight a message of Action, Leadership, Decision Making, and Impact that resonates with every audience member.

Juan brings a new energy to school campus’ and conferences. His journey of helping others excel is present on and off the stage. He had people in his life that gave him the confidence and direction to follow his passions & make an impact – He wants to give that back.

He is a former snowboard instructor, sushi expert, and can recite every word of the Lion King. 🤣 🤣 🤣


  • STUDENTS: Create Change on Campus
  • STUDENTS: Leaders of Today
  • STUDENTS: Student Orientation
  • STUDENTS: How to Succeed in the Real World
  • EDUCATORS: Showing up to Give
  • EDUCATORS: Influence Creates Impact
  • EDUCATORS: A Culture of Change Professional Development
“From the initial booking to presentation day, Juan and his team were wonderful to work with. His presentation was fun, insightful, and left a lasting impression on our student body.”
Erin G. | Leadership Advisor
“He encompassed what a true keynote speaker should be, poised, relatable, confident, inspiring and humorous. I have worked with numerous keynote speakers for over a decade and Juan, was easily a standout.”
Christina B. | Conference Chair
“His messaging is very clear and simple – Put yourself out there, don’t be afraid, and get involved. His story of moving forward connected with every student in our building.”
Mark C. | Principal
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Interested in hosting Juan Bendaña?

Fill in the form below or call 1 (800) 799-1460 to speak to a member of our team.