“From a Maxed-out Visa to Oprah: An extraordinary tale of an ordinary woman's decision to change the world"
Each of us has the power to impact someone’s life. We do it every day. We’ve all changed someone’s life – usually without even realizing it. What happens when we decide to expand our impact? Join us for an engaging and inspiring talk celebrating individual impact, with Rachel Muir, winner of Oprah’s, Use Your Life Award and founder of the nonprofit organization Girlstart.
“Getting On Stage Naked: Secrets of Great Presenters”
Fantastic presenters aren’t born. They become great by sharpening their presentation
skills, practicing, and loving their topic. Take your presentation skills to the next level
in this engaging workshop where you’ll get tips to mastering public speaking. Learn to
command your audience’s attention from the get go, leverage the power of storytelling
and present like a pro.
Rachel is a recovering Executive Director who has worked every side of the Rubik’s cube that is the nonprofit sector. When she was just 26 years old, Rachel founded Girlstart, a non-profit dedicated to empowering girls in STEM in the living room of her apartment with $500 and a credit card. Several years later she had raised over 10 million dollars and was featured on Oprah, CNN, and the Today show. A winner of Oprah Winfrey’s Use Your Life award, Rachel is a three-time finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award, was named “Outstanding Fundraising Executive of the Year” by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and one of Fast Company Magazines “Fast 50′′ Champions of Innovation. Rachel is a sought-after speaker, trainer and nationally recognized nonprofit founder and thought leader.