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Anne delivers fast-paced, engaging, and high-impact keynote speeches and workshops that provide practical tools to improve communication, catapult emotional intelligence, increase productivity, and build unstoppable resilience.

Anne is most often described as “authentic”, and quickly connects with audiences as real people with real challenges. Sharing inspiring (and hilarious) personal stories, practical and cutting edge, research-based content, Anne creates a customized, interactive, and motivational experience for everyone.

Anne works across a wide array of industries –  Fortune 500 Companies, associations, non-profits, government agencies, and school districts, are just a few of the industries that rave about Anne’s ability to provide actionable strategies that can be implemented immediately at work, at home, and everywhere in between.


Not only is Anne recognized as a leading expert in the fields of leadership, communication, and resilience by Harvard Business Review, Entrepreneur, Inc., Fast Company, FOX Business, CNN, and more, she is also a living testimonial. Watch Anne’s TEDx talks to hear her inspiring story.

With a master’s degree in organizational communication and years in the training and professional development world, Anne quickly learned that the skills and theory she learned in school just weren’t cutting it.

As a single mom, raising a child with severe mental illness, Anne made it her mission to not only survive, but thrive. She threw out everything she learned and started from scratch, collecting strategies that helped her accomplish her goals, maintain a positive and powerful mindset, and build courage, strength, and resilience.


In her first book, 52 Strategies for Life, Love & Work, Anne provides weekly strategies to make subtle shifts in behavior that yield lasting results. Two TEDx talks later, Anne published her second book, Strong Enough: Choosing Courage, Resilience, and Triumph.

Despite obstacles, challenges, and setbacks, Anne has become a successful entrepreneur, speaker, author, and mental health advocate, sharing humor, insight, and inspiration with organizations and audiences around the world.

Watch Anne's Recent TEDx Talk!