Kayleen loves leaving audiences inspired, informed, and (when time and interest allow) in the dust after post-speech arm wrestling matches. 

A dynamic thought leader and industry pioneer, she brings experience as a general contractor, vocational advocate, television host, and industry female to all of her speaking topics, which can be customized for your audience and goals.

  • America’s Skilled Workforce Shortage – and What Companies Can Do About It


  • Multiple Paths To Success: Figuring Out Your Future


  • She Can Do It: Getting Women Into the Trades

  • Growing the Next Generation of Trade Talent


  • Do’s and Don’ts of DIY


  • Convention Demolished: Kayleen’s Personal Journey

Recent and ongoing audiences include:

  • SkillsUSA (2017 National Conference opening ceremonies keynote speaker, World Skills general assembly presenter, and speaker at competitions including Africa in 2016, and Abu Dhabi in October 2017. [See highlights here]

  • Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE)

  • Women in Residential Construction (WRIC) Home and garden shows nationwide


  • Professional Woman Builders (a division of the National Association of Home Builders, NAHB)


  • American Technical Education Association National Conference (ATEA)


  • Construction Education Foundation of Georgia Career Expo (CEFGA)


  • PowerUP, It’s a Mother Daughter Thing

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