Sharyl West Loeung is a TEDx speaker, author, coach, and curator of stories dedicated to helping individuals embrace their unique narratives and fostering an inclusive understanding of belonging in our diverse world. With over 15 years of experience in secondary and higher education and diversity, equity, and inclusion work, Sharyl brings a unique perspective on the transformative power of storytelling for social change. As the co-founder of Kardia House Consulting, she leads efforts to reframe conversations through the lens of Generous Communication, offering services in writing and publishing, speaking, and communication consulting.
In addition to her consulting work, Sharyl is a SPEAK event producer, beginning with SPEAK: Homecoming and more to be announced! She is also the co-founder/producer of the Belief & Belonging Festival, an annual event showcasing speakers from around the country. Sharyl is married with two sons and a menagerie of animals.