A critically acclaimed storyteller, Lyena Strelkoff speaks about her personal metamorphosis after injury and the surprising power of adversity to make our lives better. Her journey led to the Shero’s Way™, a philosophy and passion for elevating the way humans respond to change and challenging circumstances. And she shares this approach with audiences nationwide, demonstrating an alternate relationship with adversity where obstacles become opportunities and there are no limits to our success and satisfaction.
As a speaker, Lyena Strelkoff does more than simply inspire. Her powerful story and engaging style enable her to connect with audiences in a way that creates transformative moments. Moments of clarity that help people realize they can change the way they relate to adversity. They can change the impact adversity is having on their lives. No longer forced to “beat it or be beaten by it,” they can do more than suffer and survive. They can rise and soar. Audiences leave feeling empowered, emboldened and committed to action.
Lyena’s talks focus on the following themes:
- Transcending obstacles
- Embracing change
- Transformational power of loss
- Success, motivation and empowerment
- Empathy/Diversity training
- Authenticity, personal story, and shame resilience
Lyena’s talks are ideal for:
- Companies and organizations experiencing significant change/challenge
- Health and wellness groups
- Women’s organizations
- Spiritual communities
- Schools and universities
Deeply committed to helping people rise to their potential, Lyena offers value added workshops and break-out sessions on several topics related to her presentation. These highly regarded opportunities provide an intimate setting for participants to explore issues relevant to their professional and personal lives, and are generally scheduled the day of the presentation. Organizers have called these custom tailored sessions life changing and have reported improved attitude, less resistance to change, increased motivation, and elevated creativity.
Lyena can customize any of her presentations to meet the needs of your event.
An expert in the mechanics of transformation and a thought leader for 15 years, Lyena Strelkoff (M.A. Human Development) has spoken to professional groups and at colleges, schools, organizations, and spiritual centers across the country. She is frequently honored with return engagements and has helped thousands of people get inspired, become more brave, and take bold action. A professional storyteller, Lyena has performed in theaters throughout the United States, to both critical and audience acclaim. She has been honored by VSA Arts, an affiliate of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and her autobiographical, one-woman play Caterpillar Soup has enjoyed five national tours.