Have Gigi speak on your next virtual or in-person event!

Gigi Burke, PhD is an Emotional & Mental Health Strategist, Entrepreneur, and Speaker. She supports Black and Brown Women in the helping and healing space in handling highs, lows, twists, and turns of being an entrepreneur, with clarity, confidence and ease. So they can sustainability build and grow their businesses not from unnecessary pressure, rather from pleasure.

Through her speaking she aims to inspire Black and Brown women, to embrace their emotional and mental obstacles as opportunities to thrive in the entrepreneurial space. She talks about the things needed to have a strong and supple emotional and mental foundation, no matter where they are on the journey.

She has appeared on podcasts, presents at conferences, and leads workshops for groups and organizations. She continuously seeks creative ways to invite audiences to connect with and channel their feelings and emotions. And is just as comfortable speaking virtually as she is on stage.

One of her superpowers is seamlessly integrating concepts that appear, on the surface, to be disparate and dull concepts into palatable and practical tips and techniques. Coupled with her quirks and sense of humor audiences are treated to a full on edutaing experience.

Gigi has worked behind the scenes of conferences, job fairs, executive training, and retreats. She intimately understands the ins and outs of producing high quality events. She will do her part to make your event one for the history books.  

Here's Her Signature Talks:


Success Redefined! 
For our entire lives, Black and Brown women have adhered to a certain model of what it means to be successful, but what has it really gotten us? How can you start cultivating success on your terms now as an entrepreneur, no matter where you are in your journey? That’s what Gigi focuses on in this talk.

Self-Mastery: The Subtle Skill That Entrepreneurs Need To Thrive 
Whether you are just starting out are an experienced entrepreneur. There's a lot of changes that you'll make on your journey. There's an entirely new way of being, learning, and doing that you're engaging in. Being on this journey is filled with ups, downs, twists, and turns. Being on this journey involves taking risks. Being on this journey involves leaving your comfort zone. The challenge is how to do this and sustain your emotional and mental sanity? Gigi discusses what self-mastery is and how this key, subtle skill is needed to do this.

Feel Free To Feel
It’s no secret. Feelings and how we navigate them is critical to being happy, resilient, focused, and successful in making your wildest dreams and deepest desires come true. Here's the challenge? How do you feel the full range of your emotions and understand your emotional experiences and be at ease with it? What’s needed is a total shift around learning how to sense, engage, and express emotions. And that’s what Gigi brings you in this forward-feeling talk.   






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What Organizers and Attendees are Saying

"Dr. Burke, thank you so much for your insights and excellent presentation! We learned a great deal from you about why we need to take care of ourselves."

Kelly Mannel, Keynote Speaker, Executive Coach, Emotional Intelligence Expert     

"Thank you for presenting and sharing your insights. You were great!" 

Isabel Graf, PhD Insights2Talent

"THANK YOU for acting as a guest speaker at the EWB-Atlanta Chapter meeting. I greatly enjoyed your presentation and teaching style." 

Cherona Levy, Environmental Engineer & Educator

"I was most struck by the biological and physiological intelligence and explanations in your presentation. I was fascinated by how much you knew and communicated. The reality of the information you presented is helpful to me as I try and help others be more emotionally intelligent too many people that grew up thinking that emotions have no place in the working world."     

Rob Stevens, Leadership for Now Beloit College

Past Speaking Appearances

Bold Voices Podcast: How to Overcome Fear With Business and New Opportunities 
First Annual EQ With A Difference International Conference
The Brilliance Interview Series with Li-Min Huang Mastering
The Sales Game Podcast with Susan McVea
Spark Your Vision Experience with Adele Wang
Life Lessons Over Lunch Career Networking Group
Society of Emotional Intelligence Annual Conference
The Dr. Hank Show On Blog Talk Radio Podcast
Engineers Without Boarders- Atlanta Professional Chapter Southeast Regional Engineers Without Boarders Conference
Association for Talent Development-Atlanta Chapter, Career Development Special Interest Group