Leading High-Stakes Communications Expert & Strategist focused on affirming, amplifying, and elevating women’s expertise and voices.


Kelly is deeply committed to a world where women and girls unapologetically own their vision, voice, visibility, and value.

Kelly transforms teams, women leaders and executives into influential communicators by equipping them with the skills leveraged by the most powerful figures globally.

From the courtroom to the classroom, her extensive career includes roles as a trial lawyer, mediator, arbitrator, and educator, where she developed her mastery of high-stakes communication.

Her journey from performing in beauty pageants as a teen to representing multi-billion global companies in the courtroom has shaped her into a powerhouse of advocacy and influence.

Kelly has represented clients from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations, trying over 100 cases before juries, judges, and administrative agencies. Her teaching credentials include prestigious institutions like St. Thomas University School of Law, University of Miami, University of Tampa, University of Phoenix, and Miami-Dade Community College.

But Kelly’s expertise isn’t just about legal battles; it’s about fighting for the voices of women everywhere. As an award-winning TEDx speaker and trusted advisor, she’s committed to ensuring women’s contributions are recognized and valued. Her clients, ranging from C-suite executives to budding entrepreneurs, rely on her not only for professional guidance but also for her emotionally and intellectually acute insights.

A recognized authority on public speaking and inclusive practices, Kelly has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, and in leading publications such as Forbes, Fast Company, and Authority Magazine. She’s a Top Public Speaking Voice on LinkedIn and a 2-time winner of the Most Inclusive HR Influencer Award.

Her books include “Unapologetic AF: 34 Ways to Unleash Your Inner Badass” and “Convo Catalyst: The Humanistic Guide to Ignite Dialogue, Shift Perspectives & Cultivate Change.”

Freedom, joy, integrity, authenticity, accountability, and excellence are among Kelly’s core values. Clients describe Kelly as a genuine, detail-oriented unifier, and great listener, who provides real talk and pragmatic solutions. Her ability to connect, combined with her infectious laugh and steadfast dedication, makes her not just a trainer or mentor but a trusted advisor and valued partner in their success journey.


Book Kelly for keynotes, training sessions, fireside chats, panels, roundtables, podcasts, and media interviews to elevate the communication skills within your organization. Kelly is celebrated for her engaging and enlightening presentations that deliver practical, actionable content. Her authentic and energetic delivery, combined with deep expertise in public speaking, ensures every session not only informs but actively enhances your team’s ability to think quickly, simplify complex ideas, and engage diverse audiences effectively. Make your next event a success with Kelly’s guidance, inspiring your team to communicate with clarity and impact.


Discover the difference of working with Kelly, a mentor dedicated to your personal and professional growth. Whether through one-on-one sessions, group mentoring, exclusive Mogul Days, or one-time Mogul Intensives, Kelly offers tailored guidance that resonates with your unique needs.

Her commitment to your success is evident in every interaction, providing you with the tools, insights, and support to elevate your communication skills and leadership capabilities. Partner with Kelly and experience mentoring that not only aims to achieve your goals but ensures you excel in every aspect of your journey.

Jamaican born. Florida raised.

The water is her happy place.

Did you know these fun facts about Kelly?

  • Graduated high school at age 16—top 10% of her class
  • Former Mrs. Fulton County Georgia
  • Completed the Susan G. Komen 60-mile walk for breast cancer
  • Former “momager” of her son’s hip-hop group
  • Holds undergraduate degrees in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Marketing Management
  • Earned an MBA in International Business Management
  • Avid fan of murder mysteries and mob documentaries
  • Sports several artistic tattoos
  • Competed in fitness bikini competitions