Author, Business Consultant, Inspiring Speaker
Lynette’s eclectic career journey has taken her from PR and fundraising at a major university to the senior marketing leader for the National Women’s Initiative at Deloitte & Touche in New York City. She worked with some of the Firm’s largest client teams including GE, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson.
Her popular book, Climbing the Ladder in Stilettos, has been published in several languages receiving recognition from numerous sources including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, and The Dallas Morning News. She’s also been featured on The Today Show, and other national broadcasts.
Her professional accomplishments and relatable style bring her to audiences ranging from corporate boards to arenas of thousands, on topics including, “Between Now and Your Dreams”, “Visionary Leadership” and many more. Lynette is one of John Maxwell’s Maximum Impact Speakers.
“I believe every person alive, including YOU, are meant to be deeply and richly fulfilled and to fulfill the goals and dreams you have for your career and relationships.”
Lynette believes in dreaming big, but faces day-to-day realities of life head-on. She offers strategies on how to get to your dreams, and what it takes to get from the vision through the journey to actual fulfillment. This applies to the quest for professional fulfillment, as well as personal and relational fulfillment.
Her commitment to the community is evident through service on numerous boards as president, and in other roles that have earned her local and national awards and recognition, most notably by the National Association of Community Leadership, and the organization she founded, Stop Child Trafficking Now.
“You start with a vision, a picture of what you desire. You expect detours, delays, discouragement, but you still hold – determined to see the vision fulfilled”
Lynette and her husband, Ron Lewis, live in New York City and Cary, North Carolina, and have four grown sons.