Henry Burris

Henry Burris

Florida, USA
Motivation, Teamwork, Leadership Expert
Henry Burris is a Canadian Football Hall of Fame & Former CFL quarterback who embraced his role as an offensive quality coach with the NFL's Chicago Bears. Henry Burris teaches audiences leadership, accountability, teamwork, resilience, determination, following dreams & goal accomplishment with his humorous, entertaining & inspirational speaking style.
  • Leadership
  • Peak Performance
  • Personal Growth
  • Resilience & Adversity
  • Teamwork
  • Athletes & Sports
  • Conference
  • Corporate Entertainers
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Funny & Comedy
  • Health and Safety
  • Inspirational
  • Lifestyle & Health


Henry Burris is a former professional football quarterback, who played 18 seasons in the Canadian Football League. He won three Grey Cup championships, two with the Calgary Stampeders, in 1998 and 2008, having spent 10 years of his career with them, and one with the Ottawa Redblacks in 2016. Burris ranks fourth in all-time CFL regular-season passing yardage, all-time CFL regular-season touchdown passes and all-time CFL completions.

Burris won the CFL’s Most Outstanding Player Award in 2010 and 2015. At the time of his retirement, Henry Burris was third in all-time CFL passing yards and passing touchdowns. While playing in the CFL, he was also a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Hamilton Tiger-Cats and spent time in the National Football League with the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. Before his professional career, he played college football with the Temple Owls.

Henry Burris is now retired but has yet to step away from the field, as he now has a career in broadcasting for TSN TV and Radio for the CFL. Burris is also very involved with the community and is well known for his contributions on and off the field. Henry brings the lessons he has learned on and off the field over his career to the audience for leadership, accountability, teamwork, resilience, determination, following dreams and goal accomplishment.

Henry Burris believes that self-improvement is a never-ending process and that it is part of what makes him tick. He brings relevant and humorous stories from his career and blends them with important messaging for each audience member. His speaking style is humorous, entertaining and inspirational. Henry Burris is a high-energy speaker and always brings smiles to everyone he comes face to face with. They do not call him ‘Smiling Hank’ for nothing. He always tailors his keynote presentations to meet and exceed audience needs, expectations and aspirations.




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Henry Burris Topic Presentations

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    • Leadership
    • Teamwork
    • Resilience
    • Accomplishing Goals
    • Determination
    • The Power of Self Thought
    • Following Your Dreams


Henry Burris travels from Florida, USA & delivers customized and tailored keynote speeches, presentations, workshops and training sessions. on the topics enlisted below. These services are designed for a variety of audiences, industries, and event types and event formats.


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