Get to know Ramon:

Ramon Barber was born in West Palm Beach, FL. He and his younger brother were raised by his mother living between West Palm Beach and Riviera Beach. Ramon was heavily involved in sports as a youth and continued that throughout his adolescent life. Ramon attended high school at Palm Beach Lakes and transferred to Palm Beach Gardens where he graduated in 2002. Ramon Earned a full scholarship to play football at Illinois State University. 

After playing football and lettering 4 years at ISU, Ramon pursued a professional football career in the Canadian Football league and the Arena Football league. After his years pursuing a professional football career, Ramon will be the first to admit that he did not have a backup plan after his professional career didn’t work out. He made a lot of bad decisions that makes his story and turn around immensely unique. Ramon began working with youth [RB1] in 2010 and has not looked back since. Ramon is now a devoted single father to his son, motivational speaker who travels to high schools, juvenile detention centers, college athletic programs to speak and inspire listeners to find their motivation. Ramon is also a certified addiction counselor who facilitates groups at drug rehabilitation centers and lastly Ramon is a Registered Behavior Technician who specializes in implementing behavior plans for adults and adolescents with Autism. Ramon has years of experience working alongside clinical professionals who develop behavioral treatment plans for autistic youth, teens, and young adults.

Ramon is dedicated to helping others create positive change in their circumstances, and the way they think and feel about themselves through behavior modification and identifying their unique leadership markers.

Company & Presentations

Motivated King Inc.

  • Certified Public Speaker

  • Registered Behavior Technician

  • Certified Addiction Counselor

  • Mentorship

  • Networking

  • Leadership

Speaking Engagements

  • Juvenile detention Center (Sequel)

  • Palm Beach County Schools

  • Churches

Affiliations & Colleagues

  • Positive Behavior Support Corporation
  •   On the Ball, Founder Steve Nudleberg
  •   Kawa Community Partners, Tracy Kawa
  •   Inner City Innovators, Ricky Aiken
  •   GGI, Bobby Gilbert jr.
  • Men Of BLX, Royal Palm Beach, Brandon Gilbert