Leverage with LaTan

October 7 & 8, 2022

LaTan Roland Murphy is an established award-winning author and speaker with more than twenty-five-years of experience. As a conference planter, LaTan finds joy in mentoring others in how to establish a viable platform by planting their own conferences. She is a two-time Selah award finalist with her most recent Bethany House published book, entitled, Courageous Women of The Bible winning the prestigious Director’s Choice Award, 2019. LaTan has more than six consecutive years of experience for nationally recognized magazines with award-winning articles featured through WHOA Women’s Magazine, and highlighted on: Fox news, Inside Edition, 700 Club, and The Daily Mail in the UK. LaTan’s books have been featured in Southern Writers Magazine’s “Must Read” section. Her articles have been published on Girlfriends in God Devotional/Crosswalk.com and highlighted by the American Daily Herald, Inspire a Fire, and Southern Ohio Christian Voice, to name a few.

She serves on Staff with http://Just18Summers.com, as a regularly featured columnist. Her award-winning articles have been featured alongside Joyce Meyer, Lisa Osteen, Kim Alexis, Gretchen Carlson-Fox News, and Megan Alexander of Inside Edition.

LaTan offers conferees a three-dimensional wealth of industry knowledge in writing, speaking, and conference planting and finds great joy in helping attendees progress towards their dreams. Her Leverage With LaTan/Penning4Gold Weekend Workshops serve to: train, equip, and establish confidence needed for aspiring writers, speakers, and business owners to make their mark in an ever-changing industry.

For more information, visit: www.latanmurphy.com

Conference Details

LaTan is the Marketing and Brand Designer for Dog the Bounty Hunter. In her spare time, LaTan loves helping others build their brand and find direction for completing dreams. LaTan is bringing her Leverage/Penning4Gold Writers Workshop to Bridgeport, West Virginia!

If unsure about how to begin a book project? Let’s Roll! Wanting to learn new and creative ways to establish your brand? Let’s GO! Need help smoothing out rough edges of an existing project! Oh Yeah! Ready to begin creating that “new thing” you’ve been “talking about” for way too long? (podcast, book, business, blog, etc…) Let’s GET Started!

Calling all leaders, speakers, writers, small business owners – anyone sensing a “tug” to be one or all of these…come and grow in confident pursuit to embrace your God-given positioning as sons and daughters of the Most High KING—on assignment!

  • Date:  Friday, October 7th, 2022 – Saturday, October 8th, 2022
  • Cost:  $125.00 – per person
  • Location: Benedum Civic Center -164 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV
  • Light Refreshments provided throughout the workshop.

Workshop includes:

  • Breakout Sessions: Opportunity to read your work, get feedback from group and LaTan
  • Friday Night Opening Session: What’s My Next Best Step?
  • Saturday Morning Session: Where Are We?
  • Saturday Afternoon Session: Where Are We Growing?
  • Lunch on Your Own Downtown Bridgeport (shopping, coffee shops, restaurants and bakery – within walking distance)
  • Refreshments provided during breaks


  • Friday Evening: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Register ASAP to hold your spot.


Photos from our Event in April 2022

On Sale Now – LaTan’s Latest Book

Courageous Women of the Bible

Learn to live, love, and lead courageously–as you boldly choose to trust God. Whether you’re facing struggles with singleness, the mounting challenges of marriage and motherhood, health issues, a financial crisis–God has equipped you to walk in freedom and confidence as you abide in Him, strengthened by His power and provision.

Courageous Women of the Bible is available now and can be purchased at any of the links below: