Maryellen Lipinski, Ed.D.
Objective: To speak/consult/coach for individuals/companies with spirit and integrity that have a desire to achieve a strong culture and build teams that bring results.
1971-75 BA: Social Sciences Comprehensive –Wright State University, Ohio
1975-77 MA: Personnel Counseling-Wright State University, Ohio
1977-79 Ed.D. Counselor Education & Psychology-University of Cincinnati, Ohio
2000 CSP, Earned Certified Speaking Professional-National Speakers Assn
1977-88 Private practice in psychology-Dept. Director Sarasota Community
Hospital, Sarasota, FL
1988-90 University of California San Francisco-Training Coordinator for Campus
& USCF Medical Center
1990-92 Consultant & Professional Trainer for University of California Santa
1990-2016 Spirited Speaker Unlimited: CEO/Author/Keynote Speaker/
Coach/Organizational Consultant with clients in the U.S., Poland, New
Zealand & Canada. Client list available.
2000 Random Thoughts and Mine Always Are: Conscious Detours to
2003 Life Under Construction…a work in progress
2004 Columnist for Highlands Newspaper, Highlands, NC & Laurel Magazine
2016 Working on book: Everyday Life and “other” Distractions
2001 – Earned Certified Speaking Professional designation (CSP) from the National Speakers Association (NSA)-only 400 is the United States
President of NSA, Los Angeles, CA. Chair of Youth Program at National NSA
Friends of the Library, Cashiers, NC; Fishes & Loaves Food Pantry, Cashiers, NC;
Love, love, love hiking; Writing; Travel; Agent Leadership Council for Keller
Williams Realty; Fitness Instructor, Usher at church.
Notable events: Ran a marathon, published two books, general contractor for my home,
speaker/consultant in Poland (I’m Polish)!
Reference and Companies
Dr. Michele Fedderly: Executive Director of Hospice Minnesota, which is listed under skilled nursing care facilities.
612-747-7206 Saint Paul, MN
Joe Calloway: Performance expert who helps companies align people, culture, and strategy to drive results. Author of four ground-breaking business books.
615-383-2249 Nashville, TN
Vanessa Rose: CEO Voyager/ strategic thinking and consulting services Principle at Good Thinking Consulting; Executive Director Business Development
Pompei AD Group, 949-466-2650 Laguna Beach, CA & New York
Jim Poche: CEO/CFO Southwest Group/Poche Prouet & Consulting Engineer
337-237-6517 Lafayette, Louisiana
COMPANIES/ORGANIZATIONS served: (partial list)
The Southwest Group. LLC
National Association of Women Banking
North Carolina Association of Realtors
University of California, Office of the President
Stanford University Hospital
Patagonia Corporate Headquarters
UCLA Medical Center