Wf1 TRUTHTELLER

Kelly McNelis

Kelly McNelis

Kelly McNelis is the founder of Women For One, a global community that empowers women to embrace their voices and make life happen, on their own terms. With over 20 years of experience as a nonprofit and small-business consultant, Kelly empowers generations of women around the world to build the relationships, community, and confidence they need to achieve their wildest dreams. She travels the world as a speaker, teacher, and facilitator of workshops, helping others tap into lives powered by truth. Kelly's dedication to truthtelling helps women and men share their powerful stories with the world. She is a bestselling author whose first book, Your Messy Brilliance: 7 Tools for the Perfectly Imperfect Womanwas released in Fall 2017 by Enrealment Press. Kelly has appeared in numerous national and international publications, as well as on radio and television: she will be featured in the April 2019 issues of Entrepreneur and O! magazines. She finds daily inspiration in spending time with her husband and children in her home outside of Seattle.

Stepping Up to the Winds of Change: Ushering in a New Era of Women For One

Wf1 Founder Kelly McNelis has seen a lot of change in the last decade—and this time around, she’s stepping boldly into one that will...

True Talk: Be a Writer…Even When You Don’t Think You’re One

Wf1's editor and director of creative content and strategy, Nirmala Nataraj, offers her top tips for easing into a writing practice, especially if you...

Empower Young Women Leaders with Wf1’s University Truthteller Tours

By fostering women’s roles as leaders, speakers, and creative collaborators, universities can build a more connected, supportive culture and position their institutions as leading...

How to Adult with the Hard Conversations

The hard conversations are valuable opportunities to honor ourselves by coming clean about who we are and what we stand for. In this blog,...

Be a Butterfly—by Sharing Your Truth

Wf1 Founder Kelly McNelis created her upcoming retreat, Courageous Truthtelling, because she's witnessed miracles when women give up their caterpillar identities and step into...

Why Your Mom Always Told You to Tell the Truth

What does it really mean to tell the truth, and why is it valuable? Here are three of Kelly McNelis's main reasons why you...

The 5 Traits of a Powerful Truthteller

Kelly McNelis offers five tips for becoming a more powerful Truthteller. Join her in this truthtelling revolution so we can all collectively connect to...

I’m Not a “Coach”…But I’m Committed to Supporting You

Kelly McNelis never wanted to be a coach, but through her conversations with women from all walks of life, she realized there was a...

Tell Me—Are You Really Showing Up for Yourself?

Recently, I found myself in the kind of situation that has always been painful for me. I had been preparing for a huge event...

How I Came Up with My No-Rules Retreat

Nobody can tell you how to step into your authentic voice and power, or how to be who you are. This is why Kelly...

Time to Lighten Up! How to Stay Motivated in the Middle of the Daily Grind

Kelly McNelis shares her inspiring holiday message: Find solace in all the feelings that come up around this time of year, including both grief...

The Top 12 Stories of 2018

Happy almost-2019! We’re pleased to bring you Women For One’s top 12 Truthteller stories from 2018. In these stories, which captured the hearts, minds,...