10 Seconds With Bobby Petrocelli

Bobby Petrocelli, author and motivational speaker, totally connected with his young audience.
Bobby Petrocelli, author and motivational speaker, totally connected with his young audience.
At times, you could easily hear a pin drop.
At times, you could easily hear a pin drop.
After his presentation, students wanted more, and were welcomed with words of encouragement from Mr. Petrocelli.
After his presentation, students wanted more, and were welcomed with words of encouragement from Mr. Petrocelli.

Bobby Petrocelli, author of "10 Seconds: Will Change Your Life Forever" touched all the nerves today in an emotional, and at times funny performance, as he shared his own secrets and principals in overcoming the uncontrollable tragedies in life.

Presented by the PTA Cultural Arts Program, Bobby Petrocelli's story is one of personal triumph and hope following a devastating tragedy in his life. A pickup truck that crashed through his bedroom wall was driven by a man who was more than twice legally drunk. The crash killed Bobby’s young wife.

Bobby Petrocelli is now a motivational speaker who shared with Walt Whitman’s juniors, the power of their decisions and how to build a strong foundation for their lives. With the Walt Whitman Junior Prom this Saturday, March 29th the message was both timely and powerful.