Oct 11, 2023
McKenna Reitz, an Alopecia warrior, turned her “loss” into her
greatest opportunity. In this episode, we talk about her transition
from being a high school teacher, to following her purpose and
speaking on stage.
I met McKenna in line at a conference and we became fast friends, saving each other seats, having lunch, and dancing to her friend Elec Simon, one of the original members of STOMP, jam out with a 5-person drumming band.
In this episode, McKenna shares:
McKenna Reitz is a sought-after TEDx speaker, an award-winning
high school AP Psychology teacher, and an alopecia warrior who
empowers others to reframe life’s challenges into gifts and
opportunities so they can lead with confidence and
After losing all her hair due to Alopecia, McKenna uses her journey of having this autoimmune disease to help others overcome the loss by resetting the mindset of their “loss” into growth and opportunities.
McKenna has been featured in Forbes, Woman’s Day, USA Today, Yahoo! News, U.S. News & World Report, Good Housekeeping, Business Insider, VeryWell, MindBodyGreen and featured on Good Morning America, The Jennifer Hudson Show, Good Day DC, Good Morning Washington, theList, and Cheddar News.
You can follow McKenna:
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Lisa Guillot is a certified transformational life and leadership
coach and branding expert. She helps her clients find their Clear
Vision and bring it to life through her Clear Vision Framework. Her
clients include senior-level executives of Fortune 500
entertainment and media companies, leaders in marketing and tech,
and ambitious entrepreneurs.
In her bestselling book: Find Your Clear Vision: A New Mindset
to Create a Vibrant Personal or Professional Brand with Purpose,
Lisa Guillot empowers you to reinvent your mindset and build your
brand from the inside out.
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Lisa is the founder Be Bright Lisa Coaching. She is also the host of Find Your Clear Vision, a personal branding and mindset podcast.