Brandon Farbstein inspires millions of people across the globe with his universal message of living life on your own terms and innovating your own solution. At just 20, Brandon is a renowned empowerment and TEDx speaker, Gen Z activist and author. Brandon was diagnosed with a rare form of dwarfism at the age of 2, and has turned his life experience of suffering, isolation, and victimhood to empowerment, impact and influence.
After a severe battle with cyberbullying in high school, Brandon decided to share his story- to both offer hope and to enact change. Brandon has since helped bring forth 2 anti-bullying laws in Virginia and will be working with lawmakers in DC to implement new policy federally.
Whether on tour with his recently published book Ten Feet Tall, sharing his message with students at schools across the country including Stoneman Douglas HS in Parkland, FL, or working with Fortune 100 companies like Facebook, Brandon consistently delivers tools to audiences of all ages to shift perspectives and strengthen their mindset. Brandon is passionate about helping others find their own gifts within to live at their fullest potential and looks forward at each speaking opportunity to leave attendees with a shift in perspective and a ‘ten feet tall’ mindset.
In 2018 Brandon was named in TigerBeat & Instagram’s #19under19 as one of the 19 most influential teens in the world as his mission to Elevate Empathy continues to spread around the globe.