Equipping a generation to pursue purpose and passion

Whether a small intimate team or an audience of thousands, Lynette inspires and motivates each listener, equipping them with a new sense of empowerment and practical tools to help them live the life of their dreams.

5 reasons to work with Lynette


It’s not uncommon for people to say “I will never forget that story you told 10 years ago. It changed my life.”


People aren’t just inspired, they know what to do next.


Lynette’s stories of endurance and achievement amidst personal trauma and loss deeply resonate with every listener.


Lynette weaves her 30 years of professional and personal experiences into energizing take-aways that compel everyone- no matter their age or stage of life.


No two audiences are alike. Lynette tailors each presentation to the unique goals and needs of your organization and people.

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Lynette is a frequent speaker for keynotes, workshops, and events in the U.S. and abroad.

Her 35-year career has given her a unique set of skills and insights that relate powerfully to audiences every year.

She shares tools and strategies for achieving personal and professional dreams, navigating tough people and situations, finding the right mentors, and enduring through seasons of being unrecognized, unrewarded, and underpaid.

Lynette works closely with each organization to understand your unique goals and tailor her content to YOUR critical success factors. While her core messages are consistent, the framework and structure is uniquely designed for each group she addresses.

Lynette’s eclectic career journey has taken her from PR and fundraising at a major university to the senior marketing leader for the National Women’s Initiative at Deloitte in New York City. She worked with some of the Firm’s largest client teams including GE, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson.

Her popular book, Climbing the Ladder in Stilettos, has been published in multiple languages receiving recognition from numerous sources including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, and The Dallas Morning News. She’s also been featured on The Today Show, and other national broadcasts.

She has been active as a mentor and instructor for the George W. Bush Presidential Center Women’s Initiative, focused on empowering women in the Middle East.

Her professional accomplishments and relatable style bring her to audiences ranging from corporate boards to arenas of thousands, on topics including, “The Power of Purpose–Knowing and Loving What You Are Really Meant to Do”, “Building Your Personal Brand and Eminence,” and more. She is a TEDx speaker, and one of John Maxwell’s Maximum Impact Speakers.

Lynette believes in dreaming big, but faces day-to-day realities of life head-on, offering strategies on how to get to your dreams, and what it takes to get from the vision through the journey to actual fulfillment. This applies to the quest for professional fulfillment, as well as personal and relational fulfillment.

Her commitment to the community is evident through service on numerous boards as president and in other roles that have earned her local and national awards and recognition. A graduate of Oral Roberts University, she served for many years on its Board of Trustees.

Lynette lives with her husband, Ron Lewis, and young twin daughters in New York City and Cary, North Carolina. They have four grown sons and four grandchildren.

Lynette's heart for speaking

Listen as Jessica Lalley, from Voices to Connect, interviews Lynette Lewis about her values and priorities as a speaker, how purpose is relevant to everyone, and key takeaways she likes to give to each of her audiences.

For more information contact Jessica@voicestoconnect.com, and Lynette.Lewis@mywhylife.com

Watch Lynette in Action

Lynette speaks for corporate, non-profits, and faith-based audiences each year
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Cisco/Citibank International Women's Day
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TEDx - "My dream died, now what?"
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What others are saying...

“Lynette Lewis has the incredible gift of taking a small team or a large gathering and stirring up passion and a hunger for purpose. But one of the greatest things she does is not leave you there. She gives practical tools and next steps to propel each person forward to unlock their purpose. I have experienced this firsthand and highly recommend her for activating purpose in your them or organization.”
Hannah Ouellette, Thrive Church Denver
“We’ve had Lynette Lewis speak for Women of Hope numerous times, and she always captures every heart with the call to know their life purpose and live it everyday.”
Tracy Duhon, Founder, Women of Hope and The Giving Hope Foundation
“Lynette Lewis is a national treasure, or more accurately, an international treasure”
Lane Kramer, Founder, The CEO institute
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