Facilitator: Evelyn Bandoh, Coach, ELI-MP, is the founder of Mystic Genius and an SBA award winning writer, speaker, trainer and coach. As a coach, she motivates, empowers and transforms hundreds of women, particularly women of the African Diaspora to live and lead purposeful lives while being of service to their communities. Evelyn has a gift for connecting with and engaging her audience and is a highly sought out for her prowess in developing and facilitating transformative empowerment events for women leaders, entrepreneurs and community development organizations.
Evelyn is an experienced community economic development professional. Over the course of a thirteen-year career, Evelyn has drafted policy and legislation, managed numerous multi million dollar financial and infrastructure related projects, written million dollar project proposals, and launched entrepreneurial training and coaching programs that were funded by the Community Development Block Grant. Most recently, Evelyn served as a senior training manager for NeighborWorks America where she managed curriculum development, oversaw the training of 500+ community development practitioners and managed a federally funded leadership development program for Native American nonprofit executive directors.