Known as a street-smart communicator, Marlene brings her real-life experience from from the factory floor as a blue collar worker to the platform as a professional speaker. From competetive body-builder, to business owner to the president of a non-profit, Marlene’s unique perspective and experiences enable her to communicate and relate to a wide scope of audiences. Known for both her entertaining keynotes as well as in-house training, Marlene speaks nationally to chambers of commerce through her seminar entitled “Secrets of Strategic Networking” and to businesses and federal agencies on interpersonal relationships and communication. High content, audience involvement and “fun” describes the “Putting Punch & Power in Presentations” seminar, a favorite breakout for national conventions or all day seminars. ICARE stands for “Improving Communication and Relationships Everywhere” and is a business built on a life-changing philosophy of conscious choice, personal power and responsibility. Marlene graduated from Drury University summa cum laude with departmental distinction in communication.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Marlene Dee Chism and other top speakers and celebrities.