rachelsRachel is an in-demand speaker and facilitator who offers keynote speeches and workshops for parents, education professionals, clinicians and young people. Programs are research-based and focus on providing practical take-home strategies for participants. Renowned for her down-to-earth, warm speaking style, Rachel delivers rich content and cutting edge insight.

Programs range from sixty minute conference keynotes and student assemblies to weekend workshops. All programs can be customized to suit client needs.

Latest Blog Posts

Is the Answer No? Ask for it, Anyway

April 10th, 2016

Telling your friend how you really feel is a good way to practice self-advocacy.


Get Ready for Girls Leadership Summer 2016!

December 3rd, 2015

Girls Leadership’s internationally-recognized residential summer program, founded in 2001 by girl experts and social entrepreneurs Rachel Simmons and Simone Marean, is a summer camp experience for girls like no other. Nestled on the beautiful campus of Mt. Holyoke College in western Massachusetts, our Summer Program combines the best of traditional summer camp – amazing friendships, fun […]