View More: http://photos.pass.us/woodruff_sawyer_summit_2019My speaking style is engaging and interactive, with a balance of hard-hitting and inspiring stories, data, and calls to action. My years of training and experience in public speaking and teaching college courses, have equipped me to be fully present, relatable, and adaptable with every audience. Whether you are seeking a training, workshop, keynote address, panelist, or guest speaker, I will work with you to ensure that your objectives are covered.

I speak on topics related to:

  • Sexual assault prevention
  • Bystander intervention/becoming an active bystander
  • Survivor empowerment and healing through story-telling
  • The power of story-telling in service to your own healing and that of others
  • Showing up for the people around us to promote a culture of mental well-being
  • Speaking powerfully and effectively about mental health
  • And, more

I am also certified and very experienced in presenting the QPR Institute nationally-renowned Question, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention Workshop.


Please contact me for more information, and any inquiries.

Speaking appearances include:

Stories of Surviving & Thriving After Sexual Assault

St. Joseph’s University; San Diego State University; Rhodes College; Worcester State University; University of Texas, Arlington; Webb Schools; Menlo School; Rochester University; Sonoma State University; Santa Rosa Junior College; Northeastern University; and more.

Voices for Change: Speaking Powerfully and Effectively About Mental Health

Mental Health Conference, UC Davis – January 2020
“Mind Matters”, Kindred Mental Health Conference, sponsored by HBO – June 2019

Question, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention Workshops

50+ workshops to thousands of college students throughout the country – 2013 to present

Mental Health for a Thriving Workforce

Woodruff Sawyer “Accelerate” Conference – April 2019

Featured Speaker

One Billion Rising, Sonoma County
Rise Up Rally, Santa Rosa

The Vagina Monologues, New York City & Santa Rosa, CA, 2011-2015

Directed, produced, performed in the world-famous sexual assault awareness-raising phenomenon, The Vagina Monologues for five consecutive years
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