- Guest Speaker
Nada Lena is the founder and CEO of Rise Up For You, #1 Best Selling Author on Amazon, Leadership and Career Confidence Coach, and 2x TEDx Motivational Speaker. With over 10 years of experience as a college professor and former top executive for an education corporation, Nada understands the importance of fusing education, empowerment, and leadership together as she works with her clients and speaks to audiences worldwide. She has toured the world as a singer, has a Master’s degree in Administrative Leadership, and has coached and mentored close to 50,000 individuals around the world on self-empowerment, career strategy, and soft skills. Nada has been featured on hundreds of podcasts and radio shows and has also been a motivationaland educational speaker on platforms such as TEDx Talks, The Female Quotient, The California Human Resources Conference, The World In Leadership Diversity Conference, The Wonder Women Tech, The Human Gathering, and more. Her company, Rise Up For You has been featured and worked with
brands such as CBS, Google Next 19, and various Fortune 500 companies as well as small businesses. Nada has been awarded the Chief’s Award from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department for her work in 2018 and most recently, has been awarded 40 under 40 professionals in Orange County, Californiaand Women of Influence for Entrepreneurship in 2021.
Nada believes that in order to create change within our communities, companies, and households, we must first create change within ourselves. It’s a collective effort needed from all parties; no company, adult, or young adult can be left behind. The world needs us at our best!