Lisa Braithwaite is on a mission to help purpose-driven business and nonprofit leaders build visibility, credibility, and awareness for their work through engaging presentations, a mindset of service, and #SpeakingUpForChange.

Her background as an advocate and trainer in the nonprofit sector and her degrees in theater and education have influenced her upbeat and accessible approach to public speaking training.

Lisa’s been hired by companies as diverse as Microsoft, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, Massachusetts Association of Realtors┬«, and AgWest Commodities, and has been interviewed for her public speaking perspective and expertise in the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Men’s Health, Toastmaster Magazine, and Inc.com.

Her book, “Presenting for Humans: Insights for Speakers on Ditching Perfection and Creating Connection,” was published in 2017.

She’s a member of the National Speakers Association and a Certified Virtual Presenter of Excellence.

Lisa models authentic, aligned, collaborative and FUN presentations using relevant, practical, and useful content that moves the audience into action.

Summits Attended: 2021 Debug

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.