A Mission-Driven Education Expert

One word to describe A.C.’s presentation for our District staff…REAL! He is not afraid to use real life experiences to ENGAGE educators in a realization that takes place today with our students.
— Sonya Morales, HR Director, Pearsall Independent School District

A.C. is passionate about helping students, parents, and educators lead successful, Mission-Driven Lives. He has delivered thousands of keynotes, talks, and workshops across the United States and abroad. With over 16 years of experience as a professional educator, A.C. understands the challenges facing today's parents, students, and educators. His high-energy, engaging style will inspire and motivate your audience to change for the better... and for the long run.

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A.C. can customized any of his Speaking Programs as a keynote address, half-day workshop, or full-day seminar to meet the needs of your staff, students and parents.

Living Your Legacy

Turning Dreams into a Mission-Driven Life

Can't Teach Who You Can't Reach

Cultivating Empowering Relationships and Being Fully Present

Choose to Say Yes

Powerful Steps to Prevent Bullying and Dropping Out

“A.C. Cristales came to TCU and he grabbed hold of the group and took them on a personal journey, EMPOWERING them to make a difference today in their own lives and avoid the excuses that tear many of us down.”
— Rich Honiball, Vice Chair, HOBY National Board of Trustees



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