Holly Berkley, Founder/CEO of BLISS:SMART, is an author, speaker and consultant providing Authentic Leadership training and executive coaching for individuals and corporations worldwide including Facebook, Verizon and National Bank of Canada.
In her early career, she was an arbitrage trader on Wall St., headed Sun Microsystems’ Technical Support in Manhattan, and was a technology strategy executive for American Express.
She is currently an Energy Psychology expert with highly effective neuroscience-based professional development programs that eliminate the “inner glass ceilings” of Imposter Syndrome and similar self-doubt and confidence issues faced by women in STEM fields, from entry-level to senior management and board level.
She strives to provide the skills and knowledge to help women lead in a way that integrates their natural strengths of communication, collaboration, flexibility and emotional intelligence, and to support them in having a stronger voice in the shaping of our world’s future.
Contributing author to both “The Young Female Leader: Confidence, Communication and Charisma,” and “365 Life Shifts: Pivotal Moments that Changed Everything,” she is the creator of the MASTERING CONFIDENCE system, and a sought-after speaker on issues of women’s confidence, self-esteem, work/life integration and transformational leadership.
Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.