About Dwayne Gill
Dwayne L. Gill inspires, entertains and laughs with audiences all over the country!
As a comedian and speaker he has shared the stage with famous funny people such as Louie Anderson, Kathleen Madigan, and John Heffron. As a State Trooper he has shared a car with Governor Engler, Governor Granholm and Governor Snyder.
Dwayne was voted World’s Funniest Cop in 2005, and was invited to the prestigious Boston Comedy Festival in 2006. He performed at the Detroit Comedy Festival in 2009 and 2010. He showcased in the Best of the Midwest show at Gilda’s Laughfest in Grand Rapids 2011. Dwayne was the wildcard winner and finalist in the “Stand Up its Miller Time” National Comedy Competition hosted by Kevin Hart in Las Vegas in 2012.He has hosted the BET “Apollo Live Lounge Tour” in Detroit and Chicago in 2012. And just recently Dwayne was voted “Best of the Fest” at the San Luis Obispo Comedy Festival in California. He has been featured on the “Bob and Tom” National radio show, and his comedy can be heard on SiriusXM Raw Dog 99. Dwayne also guest host on Michigan’s “Big Show” Sitting in for Michael Patrick Shiels.
As a keynote speaker Dwayne has inspired audiences at the Michigan Kiwanis State Convention, Michigan Licensed Beverage Association conference, the Southwest Michigan Schools Business Officials Association conference and the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Prior to becoming a comedian, speaker, and Michigan State Trooper, Dwayne served ten years in the United States Marine Corps, and was stationed in Japan, Beirut Lebanon, and Detroit.
Dwayne’s speaks about how to overcome life’s obstacles by empowering yourself to be happy! He knows how to do this having survived, PTSD, a teenage son, and the streets of Detroit.
His message is topical, funny and corporate clean for any group, business or association.
So if you’re looking for comedy or inspiration, at your next event, look no further and book Dwayne L. Gill!