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Being a teenager is tough—especially when everyone around you has a different idea of who you should be and how you should live. The good news?
YOU already have all of the answers.

What We Do

Motivating the Teen Spirit is about introducing you to a version of yourself that you LOVE.
We believe that growing into a better person is about being honest and open with yourself. Our goal is to provide a safe space for you to figure out your dreams, share them with others, and build connections to help you achieve anything you want. We want you to feel confident in yourself and your personality so you can reach YOUR goals—fearlessly.

Our Impact

The numbers speak for themselves, your support matters!

3,750 Teen
Suicides Prevented

2,975 Teens Returned
to School

Celebrating 20 Years
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Meet The Team



Lisa Nichols is one of the world’s most-requested speakers, as well as media personality and corporate CEO whose global platform reaches over 170 countries and has served over 80 million people. Lisa’s social media reach is over 1.9 million followers.

As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Motivating the Masses, Inc., Lisa has helped develop workshops and programs that have transformed thousands of businesses, and the lives of entrepreneurs across the globe. As a result of her training, her students become unforgettable speakers, best-selling authors, and 6 and 7 figure entrepreneurs.

Lisa’s extraordinary story of transforming her own life from public assistance to leading a multi-million-dollar enterprise is the inspiration behind her bold mission to teach others that it is possible to do the same. Today, fans worldwide revere Lisa for her mastery of teaching  people how to accomplish unfathomable goals and tap their limitless potential.  

Jelani Nichols is a Program Director and Teacher, inspiring young minds to unlock their potential and become tomorrow’s leaders. For over a decade; starting as a culinary instructor, Jelani has been a passionate educator teaching the next generation how to think critically and build emotional resilience. Transforming lives through knowledge and kindness.




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