Lisa Braithwaite


Before starting her public speaking coaching and training business in 2005, Lisa worked in the nonprofit sector in Santa Barbara for sixteen years, creating and delivering programs as an advocate, educator and trainer. Her entrepreneurial spirit led her to create new and innovative educational programs for nonprofits. In 1995, she developed one of the first full-time teen relationship violence programs in the country, and in 1997, she co-founded Body Electric, a nonprofit designed to promote participation, recognition and celebration of women and girls in sports and physical activity. She has a B.A. in Theater from Pomona College and an M.A. in Education from UC Santa Barbara, and has presen…