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About Alexia

Branded a “Moxie Maven” by the White House Office of Public Engagement for my unique and effective approach to developing rising female leaders, I have had the privilege of partnering with female and male executives, startup founders, entrepreneurs, media personalities, bestselling authors and change agents to use public speaking and heart-centered, high impact communication to radically and positively transform their people’s lives, grow their audience and increase revenue.

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Be a Hotshot Speaker

Develop your speaking confidence and stage presence in my free Hotshot Speaker Video Training.

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Create Your Spotlight Talk

Identify your “idea worth spreading” and develop your TED-worthy presentation in this self-guided, interactive training program.

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In the Spotlight Speakers Collective, I lead a small group of female entrepreneurs and changemakers to create massive impact and profit through speaking.


Dial-Up Your Influence

In this 9-month, face-to-face program, master the top leadership competencies to speak with power and make more impact in your career, company and community.

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Private Coaching with Alexia

I work privately with a handful of executives, entrepreneurs, professionals and educators who are ready to take massive action to achieve extraordinary results through their speaking and thought leadership. Explore my private coaching options.

Recent Blog Posts

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Speakers Need to Master the Pause – Here’s Why

July 12, 2016Your program sounds great, but I’m pausing until the fall so that I can… My team and I received many emails with some version of this line last summer during one of our program launches. Now, while it was crushing to read these words again and again given how much head, heart, soul and hustle we had poured into said ... Read More
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Unlock Your Storytelling Superpowers

June 29, 2016One of my favorite compliments to receive as a speaker is, “you are an [insert flattering adjective of your choosing] storyteller.” Most speakers, myself included, spend a lot of attention and energy on unlocking our “signature story” – the story (or series of stories) that has given rise to our current work in the world. However, it’s equally important to ... Read More

4 Tips to Successfully Launch a Mastermind Group (or High Level Program)

June 14, 2016For the last two weeks I’ve had the awesome opportunity (and responsibility) of interviewing prospective candidates for the inaugural Spotlight Speakers Collective. Because the idea for the Collective has been baking for a number of years, I was able (even in the first iteration) to be as intentional with how I curate my rock star group as I am with ... Read More
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How I’m Celebrating My Birthday (stepping into Melinda Gates’ shoes and channeling Brené Brown)

May 31, 2016Half my lifetime ago, almost to the day, I sat in the pews at the St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic Church listening to Melinda Gates address my senior class during our graduation. Now, on what will definitely be my most exciting birthday, I’m traveling back to my alma mater to deliver the high school commencement address. I was brought to deep, ... Read More