About Terri Trespicio

Terri Trespicio is an award-winning writer, speaker, and brand advisor, and works with individuals and organizations to help nail their messaging and engage clients, customers, and fans.

Her TEDx talk, “Stop Searching for Your Passion,” has earned more than 4 million views. She was recently named by Hubspot as one of the “Top 15 female speakers who are killing it” (she came in at #2—Oprah was #8), and cited as one of the world’s leading creatives by Creative Boom magazine. An in-demand speaker who presents at conferences across the country, Terri was rated the #1 speaker at Barron’s Top Independent Women Advisors Summit and How Design live.

A former magazine editor and radio host at Martha Stewart, she has appeared on the Today show, Dr. Oz, The Early Show, The Martha Stewart Show and The Anderson Cooper Show. Her work has been featured Oprah magazine, Marie Claire, Jezebel, Prevention, Business Insider, Forbes.com, and Inc.com.

She’s the co-founder of Lights Camera Expert, LLC   a media strategy education company, with Emmy award-winning TV producer Paula Rizzo. She’s also creator of  the online course Tapped to Speak, and the Tapped to Speak LIVE event. both designed to help you land your stand-out signature talk.

Terri’s also a stand-up comic, and has performed all over New York City. You can catch her at such popular venues as Caroline’s, New York Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Dangerfields, Gotham, and Greenwich Village Comedy Club.

Terri earned her M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Emerson College and recently won first place in the Baltimore Review‘s 2016 literary contest for her essay,“The Rules of Boxball,” and is currently at work on a book of essays. She lives in Manhattan.