Star is a dynamic trainer, award-winning speaker, and accomplished attorney specializing in HR topics and related soft-skills. Her unique background begins with over a decade of performance on stage, television, and the big screen, followed by another decade as an employment litigation attorney and diversity counselor. That combination makes her engaging, informative and entertaining. Star has worked as a Top Trainer for one of the largest training companies in the world and has shared a stage with celebrities like Suze Orman, Maria Shriver and former first lady, Michelle Obama. She also worked with world-renowned motivational icon Les Brown, where she created programs, coached new speakers, and facilitated training as a Program Manager for his speaker training program. At Elevate USA, Star specializes in Communication, Leadership, Diversity, and various professional development topics. Her inspiring disposition and personal engagement allow her to connect to participants in a way that engenders a lasting impact. She brings a deep technical and legal knowledge to our HR, supervisory, and community service clients. Star is the author of several books, including “STARPoints Vols. 1 & 2 – short motivational messages designed to uplift and inspire. Driven by a motivation to truly help others exceed the expectations that have been placed on them and that they set for themselves, Star’s asset as a trainer and coach go beyond her practical knowledge and extend to the personal.