About Genny Heikka
Genny is a published author and speaker who has been helping women achieve their goals for over 17 years. She's served in a variety of leadership and mentoring roles within corporate, non-profit and ministry organizations.
Genny holds an MBA, has appeared on radio and TV and has been published in multiple publications. She began her career at Hewlett-Packard then stepped into her dream of becoming an author, writing several books. She's also served as the Director of Communications for an international non-profit that fights human trafficking. In addition, Genny has taught Effective Team Dynamics and Human Resources as Adjunct Faculty at the college level. She recently co-founded LIFT: Live Inspired, Fearless, Thriving, which hosts events and workshops that help women gather in community and live inspired, fearless and thriving lives. She loves working with women as a life and career coach, helping them reach their full potential.
"Many of our women thought this was our best meeting of the year and that they need to hear this talk every month. Genny’s ability to relate to our situations touched everyone. Her talk was the highlight of our year." -Lisa Sietsema, Finance Coordinator
"I have worked with Genny on several projects and she is a huge asset. She is well-educated and well-read on the topic of leadership; she stays current on all that’s out there and she leads out of selfless strength, authenticity, passion and encouragement. Genny’s positive, 'glass half-full' outlook is inspiring, contagious and motivational. I find myself getting excited about anything that comes out of Genny’s mouth!" -Pam Strain, Search Ministries
“Genny has a deep and sincere desire to see women flourish. Her delightful optimism, coupled with business savvy, chart the path to both individual and shared success. She’s a skilled communicator, making her an ideal fit for igniting a new vision for the future and imparting the skills to get there.” -Kirsten Holmberg, President and Founder of Platform Idaho and Idaho Speakers Bureau
"Genny is so transparent. I heard her speak at a businesswomen’s networking event. She encouraged women to say yes, even if you’re not 100% sure what that means. I have now been exploring my own life to discover if there is fear that is holding me back." -Shauna O’Donnell, Courage Worldwide
"Genny speaks from the heart, is real, relatable and authentic. Every woman in the room was able to connect with her story. We left feeling encouraged and inspired. Genny truly has a gift. We look forward to inviting her back in the near future!" -Allie Suydam, Foundations Coordinator at Bayside, Granite Bay, California
I'm passionate about leadership and helping women thrive.
My process for each individual and team I work with begins with a simple conversation. My priority is understanding your needs, what problems you want to solve, and what your ideal future state would be. Feel free to reach out to me and I'll contact you within 24 hours. I look forward to talking!