Becky Olson

Are you looking for an inspirational speaker for your next breast cancer survivor celebration or women’s conference?

Becky Olson is a speaker, entertainer, author and community advocate – giving hope, education, and inspiration through knowledge, humor and storytelling.


Speaker / Humorist:

Becky at the Komen Houston Event

Becky at the Komen Houston Event

As a three-time breast cancer survivor, author, speaker, and co-founder of Breast Friends, Becky is The Breast Cancer Survival Expert. She has inspired thousands of women at various stages of their cancer journey. Her humorous and inspiring keynotes give women hope and encouragement to overcome their circumstances by finding blessings around them, and embrace the things in life worth living for. She will make you laugh, cry and leave with a new-found enthusiasm for life!

People ask her all the time, “Why Feathers?” Her response is “My BOA stands for I’m Bold, I’m Old and I’ve got Attitude.”  She will be a great addition to your women’s events too.  Read more about Becky.


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hat that saved my lifeBecky’s book, “The Hat That Saved My Life” was originally released in August of 2004 with a second edition in 2007. She is currently working on her second book, Three Strikes and I’m still not out!” Becky was also a contributing author to several other books, including “Wise Women Speak,” and “How We Became Breast Cancer Thrivers.” She was quoted in the book, “Intimacy After Breast Cancer.” Her organization, Breast Friends, appears in “Chicken Soup for the Soul-Healthy Living Series-Breast Cancer.”  Becky’s story has also appeared in numerous magazines, including “Woman’s World.”


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My book is now available on Kindle – only $4.99


Community Advocate:

BF_Full_logo~Becky believes in giving back. She has made it her personal goal to educate the community on how to support their loved ones through a serious illness like cancer.  She believes that by teaching people how to be proactive, they will be better able to provide the much needed support when the time comes.

With her “give back” program through Breast Friends, she invites local civic organizations and clubs to bring her in to speak, for no charge, and share her amazing and humorous story.  Read more…

To invite Becky to speak at your Civic Group, or other small club event in the Northwest, please contact Breast Friends at 888-386-8048.  Travel expenses may apply.

Watch this special video message to survivors: