Michele Sullivan

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Michele Sullivan

Inspirational & Motivational Speaker | TED Speaker | Published Author | Turning Obstacles In To Advantages Guru | Renowned Global Philanthropic Expert

About Michele Sullivan

We've all had moments of feeling like we didn't belong but imagine being born into a world where fitting in was never an option. Michele Sullivan, born with a rare form of dwarfism, shares how her physical posture taught her the most effective relational posture with others, which ultimately helped her become one of the most powerful women in philanthropy.

Sullivan is the recently retired Director of Corporate Social Innovation and President of the Caterpillar Foundation, the philanthropic ...

Michele's raw and candid anecdotes inspired those listening to reach higher than they knew they could. Her journey to equality is unique, but her perseverance and drive struck a chord with all 1,300 women and allies in the audience. From growing up as a person with a disability to how she advocates for women's rights and education, her experiences are unique, but her messages, desires, and takeaways were relatable and connected to those around her in a way that only Michele could.

Molly Q. Ford, Senior Director, Global Equality Programs - Salesforce

Michele is full of wisdom and wit! She has goal setting tips that every business owner needs to learn - while bringing the levity of laughter and storytelling to the audience.

Elizabeth Gore, President & Chairwoman - Alice

Michele's experiences connect with and inspire our diverse student population. She is the type of leader they are eager to learn from. Whether it be large or small, she continues to invest in our students and programs. We are grateful for the impact Michele continues to have on our college and community.

Matthew O'Brien, Ph.D, Interim Dean - Foster College of Business, Bradley University
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