Kelly McNelis


Kelly McNelis


Kelly McNelis’s grounded, humorous, and pragmatic approach has helped thousands of women across the world make life happen on their own terms. Drawing from her own personal and professional experience, Kelly is a truthteller who guides leaders, changemakers, and brilliantly powerful women to understand themselves and the potential of their messy brilliance in their lives.. Kelly is committed to helping women live joyful, passionate lives free of shame and limitation so that they can be more purposeful leaders in their personal lives, their workplaces, and their communities. She is a heartfelt advocate for women who have the desire to step up, speak out, shine. Kelly offers hour-long Clarity Calls to passionate, curious, committed women who are ready to make powerful changes in their lives. Book a Clarity Call with Kelly here.


  • Discover your voice and access your stories to be more powerful in your life
  • Change your community and your world, one story at a time
  • Learn how to “adult” and build better relationships by having the hard conversations
  • Transform limiting beliefs into vulnerable truthtelling
  • Find your tribe and create powerful sisterhood
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Kelly McNelis is the CEO of Kelly McNelis, LLC, and the founder of Women For One, a global community that empowers women to embrace their voices and make life happen on their own terms. With more than 25 years of experience as a speaker, coach, trainer, facilitator and small-business consultant, Kelly empowers generations of women around the world to build the relationships, community, and confidence they need to achieve their wildest dreams. She offers keynote addresses at local and national conferences, facilitates roundtable-style discussions for professional organizations, and leads intimate discussion groups among emerging leaders. She has also created popular digital courses that help women step into bolder, more passionate and productive lifestyles.

As a gifted facilitator, Kelly helps people tap into their lives powered by truth. Her dedication to truthtelling inspires people to share their powerful stories with the world. Kelly is also a bestselling author whose first book, Your Messy Brilliance: 7 Tools for the Perfectly Imperfect Woman, was released in Fall 2017 by Enrealment Press. Kelly has appeared in numerous magazines, as well as on radio and television; she was featured in the April 2019 issues of Entrepreneur and O! magazines. She finds daily inspiration in spending time with her husband and children in her home outside of Seattle.

Would you like to schedule an interview with Kelly? Please send your request to Kelly also offers hour-long Clarity Calls to passionate, curious, committed women who are ready to make powerful changes in their lives. Book a Clarity Call with Kelly here.


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