Miami Knight



Miami Knight
Grief Educator & Trainer

Gun Violence Prevention Advocate


Miami experienced three major life-changing losses within her family structure in eight years. She lost her father and sister of complicated natural causes and her beloved son Ty-Key, who was shot in an incident which also claimed the life of his friend. Though Ty-Key survived, he lived with PTSD, depression, anxiety and survivor’s remorse. Five years after his attempted murder, Ty-Key died by gun suicide.

Miami is a Certified Master Grief Coach with a specialty in bereavement recovery. She authored The Key Process: A Grief Guide to Mastering Spiritual Healing. She’s a Shamanic Energy Practitioner, and the Host of Grief Talk on It’s the Miami Knight Show. She also serves on the National Council for Behavioral Health as a Mental Health First Aider and trained as a QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper.

Miami is the CEO/Founder of Miami Knight LLC, a Grief Education and Training Company. Miami is a Gun Violence Prevention Advocate who serves as a volunteer with Moms Demand Action DeKalb as Survivor Membership Lead (SML). She also provides grief support and mentorship with the SurvivorsConnect Leadership Team. Miami’s a voice for the Everytown Survivor Network, a part of both Moms Demand Action and Everytown for Gun Safety sharing her story with an array of audiences.






Partner for Event Success

Any event planner knows that providing quality content is critical to a successful event and is also crucial for receiving a positive audience response. Many organizations rely on external speakers to complement in-house expertise and add credibility and value to events.

There are several reasons why hiring me as your external speaker for your event can be advantageous.




Miami's open forum approach “The ASK” what are the consequences of guns and the accessibility to them. How does feelings of anger, fear, social isolation, bullying, dysfunctional home life and peer pressure attribute to gun violence in our communities?




Allow Miami to boost your overall awareness of grief and how one can choose to grieve well.

Miami’s guidance provides trans-formative life skills and processes that restore physical and emotional well-being; by removing limiting beliefs and negative thought patterns allowing audiences to understand grief natural responses to death and/or traumatic events. 




As a recognized speaker & author Miami can be an asset to your agenda, increase event attendance and attract media interest