"My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style."
Teresa Smith is a dynamic leader, speaker, and coach who is passionate about empowering women to lead with grace, compassion, and authenticity. With over 20 years of experience in human resources and leadership development skills, she has helped countless individuals and organizations to achieve their goals and reach their full potential.
Her own leadership journey is a testament to the power of perseverance, courage, and self-belief. She started her career as a secretary, working her way up the corporate ladder and breaking through the glass ceiling to become a successful director. Along the way, she noticed the differences in leadership styles between men and women and realized the need for a more inclusive and feminine approach to leadership.
She embodies the gift for connecting with people at a deep level, inspiring them to believe in themselves and reach for their dreams. Her intentional coaching and training programs have helped countless individuals to overcome imposter syndrome, communicate with confidence and clarity, build strong relationships, and achieve their goals.
Teresa is a lifelong learner who is committed to her own growth and development. When she is not coaching, speaking, or writing, Teresa enjoys spending time with her family, and practicing meditation. She serves on the City Council in Palmetto, GA, with her husband and two children.
Teresa's message is clear: women have a unique voice and leadership style that is needed in the world now more than ever. Her mission is to empower women to embrace their innate gifts and strengths, to show up as their authentic selves, and to make a positive impact in the world.