A captivating powerhouse, Ellen Castro is your answer to thriving in today's competitive, puzzling and ever-changing landscape. Are you ready to be energized, entertained and empowered? She delivers memorable keynotes and thought provoking programs with unique content, life-changing insights, practical applications and FUN! Ellen gladly customizes her message to integrate your specific themes, initiatives and success outcomes. Expect rave reviews with her authenticity, warmth, experience and confidence. Ellen will engage both the hearts and minds of your attendees.
Ellen's audiences span 18 industries ranging from high tech to entertainment to education to government and non-profits. Ellen's clients include Adobe, American Airlines, Ericsson's Top 250 Leaders, Frito-Lay, Healthcare Businesswomen's Association, McAfee, Meeting Planners International, Project Management Association, University of Dallas, Univision, Women's Chamber of Commerce of Texas and Verizon.
Always a crowd pleaser, your attendees will be positively challenged to embrace and ignite the genius and greatness within, and live boldly regardless of volatile and ambiguous forces. They will leave excited, refreshed and equipped to be resilient to external forces – to thrive!
Ellen has touched millions via her television and radio appearances as well as print media. She is a guest columnist for the Dallas Business Journal in the fields of leadership and business. As a best-selling award, winning author, Ellen unleashes the potential and power of the human spirit. Her latest book, Happy in Spite of People, received glowing reviews around the world. The third edition of her best-selling classic, Spirited Leadership: 52 Ways to Build Trust, received an International Latino Book Award in 2014.
Ellen earned a MEd from Harvard and a MBA from Southern Methodist University. She has served on the faculty of SMU's Edwin L. Cox Business Leadership Center for more than 15 years, and had the honor of teaching the inaugural Latinas and Leadership class at the University of North Texas in 2015.
Ellen Castro, Chief Energizing Officer, has been deemed “a ray of sunshine for a troubled world." Ellen's passion is to ignite, empower and inspire greatness. Her passion is you!