Fierce Funny And Female by Marti MacGibbonMARTI’S NEW BOOK! 

Fierce, Funny, and Female: A Journey Through Middle America, The Texas Oil Field, and Standup Comedy

Marti MacGibbon delivers a sometimes heartbreaking, often hilarious, always engaging account of her passage through trauma, betrayal, and loss in adolescence and young adulthood to discover her inner badass self!


A remarkable speaker and storyteller, Marti delivers high-energy presentations to your audience. With humor and a genuine, down-to-earth style, Marti shares messages of inspiration, as well as insights on overcoming adversity and challenges in life and in business. She can also share truths about addiction recovery and trauma resolution. In the past, she hit rock bottom in every possible way as a hard-core drug addict and was trafficked to Tokyo and held prisoner by Japanese organized crime. Her story of triumph is testimony to the power of the human spirit. Marti lives her message. She reveals simple, effective strategies that anyone can use to build resiliency and manage stress while creating success and happiness in career and at home.

Marti MacGibbon, CADC-II, ACRPS, is an internationally known and nationally award-winning author, and a popular and dynamic keynote speaker. Marti’s high-energy presentations inspire professionals and organizations in the business and healthcare sectors, as well as criminal justice. She’s a mental health expert who holds five professional certifications in her specialized field, and is a member of the National Speakers Association. She’s been interviewed in Entrepreneur, Investors Business Daily, Glamour, and on ABC-TV, CBS-TV, FOX-TV, and numerous radio shows.

And she’s funny: Before becoming an inspirational and business speaker, Marti traveled all over the U.S. as a professional standup comic, and performed at the Hollywood Improv and Comedy Store. She is founder and host of Laff-Aholics Comedy Benefit for Recovery, an annual charity fundraiser featuring nationally headlining comedians. Marti has spoken at the White House and The U.S. Department of State.