As the president and chief storytelling officer at Stellar Collective, Kindra Hall has worked with top organizations across industries to help tackle today’s communication challenges through storytelling. She is a sought-after keynote speaker trusted by global brands to inspire teams and individuals to better communicate the value of their company, products, and individuality through the application of strategic storytelling.
What began as a storytelling assignment in fifth grade, grew into a passion for not only telling stories, but also mastering the methods and science of effective storytelling. Hall is the author of Stories that Stick, which debuted at #2 on the Wall Street Journal bestseller list with Forbes saying it “may be the most valuable business book you read.”
A former director of marketing and vice-president of sales, as well as a guest faculty member of the Harvard Medical School, Hall has a master’s degree in communications, where she conducted original research studying the role of storytelling in defining and revealing organizational culture. Hall was a past National Champion Storyteller and has also previously sat on the board of directors for the National Storytelling Network. She is currently a contributing editor to SUCCESS Magazine.
Hall’s blend of inspiration and education in her keynotes leaves audiences excited and equipped to put their stories to work in a tangible way. Her past clients have included Facebook, Hilton Hotels, Tyson Foods, Target, Berkshire Hathaway, and many others.