From Chicken Soup for the African American Woman's Soul

Who Is Lisa Nichols?

Lisa Nichols is a dynamic motivational speaker and the founder and CEO of Motivating the Teen Spirit, LLC, a company committed to teaching teens emotional healthiness so they may fall back in love with themselves and begin to make integrity-based decisions. Her world-class curriculum has impacted the lives of more than 60,000 teens internationally, prevented more than 1,100 teen suicides, reunited thousands of teens with their parents, and influenced more than 950 teen dropouts to return to school. Her clients include the educational system, the juvenile justice system, faith-based organizations and youth serving agencies. Her transformational outcomes with teens ranks her company #1 by many experts.

Lisa Nichols is both a personal and professional coach and has appeared on NBC’s daytime show Starting Over as a guest expert on life coaching. Her track record of getting entrepreneurs, writers and professionals clear on their vision, their roadblocks and their possibilities is exemplary. There is always a waiting list of people to receive her “breakthrough” coaching services.

Her no-holds-barred messages delivered to standing room only audiences are felt with powerful energy through her personal testimonies of turning her breakdowns into breakthroughs. She is known not to leave a dry eye in the house.

Lisa has been recognized for her work and dedication by receiving the 2006 Rising Star award, 2006 Best Story Telling Award, 2003 Trail Blazers Entrepreneurs award, Lego Land Heart of Learning award, Emotional Literacy award and having November 20th proclaimed by the Mayor of Henderson, Nevada as Motivating the Teen Spirit Day.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, she loves to dance, swim, skate, play laser tag and read. She and her son Jelani currently live in Southern California.

Lisa is available for keynote speaking, professional development workshops, teen empowerment workshops and professional or personal coaching.

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