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Riveting audiences with her personal story of working as a child lumberjack and the accident that nearly took her life, Tressa weaves themes of mentoring, support, education, and becoming a champion for change.


Your group will leave astonished, intrigued, and motivated!


Speaking Highlights

video Highlights

Rachel A., New York

 It was amazing to meet someone who’s created a platform to help other women in need!

Kerrington W., Wisconsin

Her words resonated with me and have given me so much more confidence!

Juliana G., Connecticut

I tend to undervalue my efforts, but Tressa's words and story helped me realize how truly blessed I am to start this journey!

Past and Upcoming  Engagements

Zonta District 9   |   California   |   October 2023

Lumberjack to  Changemaker: Mentoring that Changed my Life


Pacific Lutheran University  |     Washington   |   July 2022 

Overcoming Trauma through Education & Mentorship   

DKG   |   California   |   March 2023

Women Educators Leading Through Mentorship

Women's Opportunity Center   |   New York   |   March 2023

International Women's Day Panel

AAUW NCCWSL  |     Washington DC   |   May 2022