Emerging Women Live Speakers
Emerging Women Live is known for bringing a stellar line-up of vibrant and engaging women to the stage each year, and 2017 will be no exception. Don’t forget to check back often, as we’ll be announcing new speakers every week!
Alicia Garza is the co-founder of Black Lives Matter. In March 2016, Fortune magazine named Garza and her two BLM co-founders to its list of the “50 of the most influential world leaders.”
Amanda Steinberg is the founder & CEO of DailyWorth and WorthFM. DailyWorth is the leading digital financial media company for women with 1 million subscribers.
Lynne Twist is a highly recognized global visionary and author of the best-selling book, The Soul of Money. Lynne has worked with Mother Teresa in Calcutta and has raised billions of dollars to alleviating poverty, ending world hunger and supporting social justice and environmental sustainability.
Singer-songwriter Connie Lim wanted to make her voice heard at the Women’s March on Washington. The 30-year-old Los Angeles-based musician came up with the idea of performing her single, “Quiet,” on the streets of Washington, D.C. with 26 other artists.
Shiza Shahid is an entrepreneur, investor, speaker and women's rights advocate. Shiza co-founded The Malala Fund with Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, and led the organization as founding CEO.
A natural rebel, Suzy Batiz, CEO and Creator of Poo~Pourri, ignored her instincts and played by the “rules” for the first four decades of her life. Now she runs a $300M corporation and elevates other entrepreneurs by teaching them her Radical Resonance System™.
HeatherAsh Amara is the author of Warrior Goddess Training, Warrior Goddess Way, The Toltec Path of Transformation, and the newly released Awaken Your Inner Fire. She studied and taught extensively with don Miguel Ruiz, author of The Four Agreements.
Rachael O’Meara is a transformational leadership and executive coach, as well as a sales executive at Google. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, and Success Magazine.
LiYanna Silver is a teacher, coach, speaker, and author of Feminine Genius: The Provocative Path to Waking Up and Turning On the Wisdom of Being a Woman.
Nikki is the Head of Leadership and Key Talent Development for HP. She is reinventing the way HP develops and cultivates innovative and inclusive leaders.
Theresa co-founded the hugely successful start-up, My Food Bag, alongside Cecilia Robinson and Nadia Lim. The goal of My Food Bag is to bring inspiring, nutritionally-balanced tasty recipes and the best of New Zealand seasonal produce together and deliver it to your home.
Liji Thomas was a former Senior Manager of Diversity and Inclusion for Southwest Airlines. She helped build diversity and inclusion for Southwest Airlines, aligning business, inclusion and culture in an award-winning strategy for one of the nation’s most admired brands.
Grace Figueredo is Vice President, Workplace Culture, and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer for Aetna.
Barbara Alink is a Dutch architect, humanitarian, and inventor of the Alinker, a radically different walking bike that keeps you active, mobile and engaged socially.
Sage Lavine is the CEO of WOMEN ROCKING BUSINESS, reaching nearly 100,000 conscious women entrepreneurs around the globe.
Kathrin is currently launching her own consulting practice after serving as Head of Google’s Executive Development organization, where she successfully worked with some of the world’s most innovative leaders to help them tackle their biggest challenges.
Clare Dubois is the founder of TreeSisters.org, a feminine nature-based organisation inspiring the world’s women to take shared leadership around tropical reforestation.
As VP of Analytics & Data Products at Ibotta, Inc., Bijal Shah’s primary responsibilities are driving Ibotta’s analytics innovation and shaping the company’s overall data strategy.
Kristin is founder and CEO of Nia Impact Advisors, a women-led Registered Investment Advisor leading the charge to change the face of finance by hiring and training women and people of color in sustainable and transformative investing.
Chiara McPhee is Director of Product Management at SendGrid, leading product for SendGrid Labs, SendGrid’s R&D and innovation team. She recently joined SendGrid via acquisition of Bizzy.
An international Leadership Development Consultant and innovative leader in organizational and corporate culture change, Pamela Mattsson leads Amazon's Executive Development efforts at Amazon.
Jensine (Yen-See-Nah) Larsen, an award-winning social media entrepreneur and international journalist, is the founder of World Pulse, a digital media network connecting women worldwide and bringing them a global voice.
Andrea J. Young is the CEO of the Colorado Technology Association (CTA). Andrea is a dynamic technology executive with more than 20 years experience driving innovation and growth for multiple industries within the Colorado tech economy.
Nan Crawford is on a mission to create a world where women and girls know their power. An expert in how to increase your influence, Nan coaches bold women leaders to step onto a bigger stage.
The current chair of World Pulse, Colleen Abdoulah is the only female CEO to have led a top-ten cable operating company.
Gail Larsen’s work has been described by Fast Company as “transforming your relationship to your voice via the deepest stirrings of your soul.”
Orly Wahba is the author of Kindness Boomerang and the CEO of Kindness USA. Her short film Kindness Boomerang went viral, receiving more than 100 million views and coverage in media outlets.
With over 16 years as a successful entrepreneur in real estate, and more recently as the co-owner of the Dwell Denver real estate, Lane is a community leader and change-maker.
For the past 16 years, Caress "Ce" Kiere has utilized her training in Integrative Behavioral Kinesiology, Spiritual Response Technique, Social Artistry, and Ancestral Clearing to re-code and re-template individuals to bring forth their optimal potential.
Deborah Greene is the Founder LiveaMoment and Director Our State of Peace Documentary Series.
Jenna is a Boulder, CO based coach and consultant who helps individuals and organizations create exceptional results from a ground of candor, kindness, and a soul fulfilling sense of meaning and purpose.
Kelly Bearer, aka DJ Sosan, is an international DJ and has been dropping the beat since 2005. She's been the premier DJ at every Emerging Women's Conference and plays regularly in Denver at Tracks nightclub.
Jai Gobind is a Yoga Instructor, Singer/songwriter, Lightworker, straight up manifestor! And YOUR Guide to Joy and Peace.
Dr. Carnahan completed her residency at the University of Illinois Program in Family Medicine at Methodist Medical Center. In 2006 she was voted by faculty to receive the Resident Teacher of the Year award and elected to Central Illinois 40 Leaders Under 40.
Amy Keller, CCN, is the Director of Education and Training for ORGANIC INDIA. Amy's unique style of leadership and education has touched the lives of thousands.
Julia Buonanno is an entrepreneur and artist residing in Boulder, CO. She is passionate about facilitating transformation and healing thru dance, specifically in community.
Joule L’Adara, MFA, is an experimental vocalist, holistic vocal coach, and sound practitioner based in New York City. She is the founder of The Sounding Group, offering sound-based wellness.