I\'m an erstwhile Actuary turned into an award-winning Storyteller, author, speaker & columnist. I am the founder of Lighthouse (incubated at NSRCEL, IIM Bangalore) where my mission is to help people find and empower their voice and create a story impact in their life and work.

I\'ve spoken on TEDx multiple times.

I am a Distinguished Toastmaster, the highest education degree from Toastmasters International.

I\'m the National President of Mentoring & Soft Skills at Women Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industries.

I\'ve had the privilege of walking the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival, signing my first book contract before I had a manuscript (or a plan), among others. I\'ve been humbled with several international awards & felicitations for my literary contributions, influence and change-making.

I also volunteer as Mentor/ Coach/ Influencer on a no. of platforms such as Toastmasters International, Sheroes, Jobs for Her, etc.

My work integrates interdisciplinary tools of Creative Writing, Storytelling, Conscious Communication, Emotional Intelligence, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and socio-psychological insights to help you develop your individuated presence and influence in life, career and business.

About Lighthouse:

We reimagine Personal Growth for the evolving needs of the new world.

Our experiential programs help you with:

- Self Discovery & Creative Intelligence
- Keynotes & Powerful Storytelling
- Thought Leadership & Personal Branding
- Professional Confidence & Transformation
- Social Messaging & Impact

We teach a range of experiential & transformative masterclasses, webinars, workshops and retreats.

We work extensively with:

- Coaches, Trainers and Educators
- Aspiring Speakers, Toastmasters & Influencers
- Brand owners & Entrepreneurs
- Corporate Leaders & Teams
- Gender based focus groups


Kimberly Mays is a marketer and web developer who helps coaches and speakers elevate their online presence through digital marketing, web design, and branding, so that they can be free to operate in their zone of genius and bring their gifts to the world.

As the founder of Foolishly Creative, Kimberly has over 10 years of marketing and web development experience. After working for both small and large organizations throughout her career, Kimberly decided to use her talents to help small businesses grow and shine online. Her mission is to support those who have a vision and are brave enough to take a \'foolish\' leap of faith.