Lou Macaluso welcomes you!: loumacaluso@gmail.com,




Lou after reading his first bad review.

Head Shot 1Lou Macaluso received a standing ovation for a cops-and-robbers story he wrote and orally delivered to his second-grade class. Fifty years later, he became a sought-after motivational speaker.

His speaking topics include:

  • Perseverance—Living a Full and Powerful Life
  • Becoming a Writer and/or Speaking at any Age
  • No Teacher Left Behind
  • Death-Defying Baby Boomers
  • Living the Italian-American Dream

His eclectic audience appeal includes business people, teachers, students, writers, Italian-American organizations, and baby boomers. Specifically, his addressees have included but are not limited to The Homewood Chamber of Commerce, Oak Forest Library Convocation, Reavis High School teaching staff, educators at School District 125, Association for Experiential Education, The Marchegiana Society, students at Wegner School District 33, NYC Cornelia Café Writers Readings, Mystery Writers of America, chapters of Order of the Sons of Italy, Italian-American Chamber of Commerce, Italian-American Police Association, and many, many more. Schedule Lou for your next event.



Lou in action.