Ellie Shefi

Bringing together her 35 years in education, 30 years in entrepreneurship, and 20 years in law, Ellie Shefi is a civil rights attorney, television and podcast host, #1 international best-selling and award-winning author and publisher, entrepreneur, sought-after speaker, strategist, consultant, coach, and philanthropist. 

Having spent the last 20 years defying doctors’ death deadlines and having overcome a lifetime of adversity, including abuse, domestic violence, homelessness, cancer, and more, Ellie has mastered mindset, resiliency, and resourcefulness. She helps entrepreneurs to launch, pivot, diversify, and scale their businesses; companies to improve their communication, inclusivity, efficiency, and productivity; authors to write and publish their books; speakers to craft their stories and become confident on camera and stage; and women to shed the chains of their past pain and become the architects of a life they love. 

A dedicated changemaker, Ellie is a recognized leader in civil rights law, discrimination law, and constitutional law. She is committed to giving voice to the voiceless and to advocating for social justice and equity. She is the proud founder of the Made 2 Change the World™ Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering the next generation with the skills, resources, and mentorship they need to create the neighborhoods, communities, and world they envision.  

Ellie is the host of the Free by Design™ TV show, the You Are Not Your Scars™ podcast, and the Creating an Impervious Mind™ expert YouTube series.

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Ellie Shefi

Bringing together her 35 years in education, 30 years in entrepreneurship, and 20 years in law, Ellie Shefi is a civil rights attorney, television and podcast host, #1 international best-selling and award-winning author and publisher, entrepreneur, sought-after speaker, strategist, consultant, coach, and philanthropist. 

Having spent the last 20 years defying doctors’ death deadlines and having overcome a lifetime of adversity, including abuse, domestic violence, homelessness, cancer, and more, Ellie has mastered mindset, resiliency, and resourcefulness. She helps entrepreneurs to launch, pivot, diversify, and scale their businesses; companies to improve their communication, inclusivity, efficiency, and productivity; authors to write and publish their books; speakers to craft their stories and become confident on camera and stage; and women to shed the chains of their past pain and become the architects of a life they love. 

A dedicated changemaker, Ellie is a recognized leader in civil rights law, discrimination law, and constitutional law. She is committed to giving voice to the voiceless and to advocating for social justice and equity. She is the proud founder of the Made 2 Change the World™ Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to empowering the next generation with the skills, resources, and mentorship they need to create the neighborhoods, communities, and world they envision.  

Ellie is the host of the Free by Design™ TV show (premiering in May 2022), host of the You Are Not Your Scars™ podcast (available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and more), and host of the Creating an Impervious Mind™ expert YouTube series (premiering in June 2022).

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“Ellie is a transformational leader who is changing the world! Impact-driven and heart-centered, Ellie uses her diverse experience to empower you with simple, effective tools that deliver results.”


Jack Canfield
America’s #1 Success Coach

INTERVIEW & SPEAKING TOPICS

Business & Entrepreneurship

  • Supercharge your productivity: 5 hacks to getting more done in less time
  • Keys to increased profitability: 3 simple ways to diversify your business
  • Adapt or fail: How to thrive in turbulent times
  • Go viral: Secrets to delivering a 5-star client experience and creating an army of raving fans

Women & Creating a Life You Love

  • You Are Not Your Scars™: How to shed the chains of your past pain and free yourself to live  
  • Choose YOU: How to say NO and not feel guilty
  • Free by Design™: How to claim your sovereignty and live life on your own terms
  • Claim your crown: How to stand in your power and fully show up as you in the world

Mindset & Resiliency

  • Navigate the flames: 3 ways to walk through hell and come out happy
  • Don’t get knocked out of the game: 4 keys to creating and maintaining an impervious mind
  • Harness the fire within: How to get up every time life knocks you down
  • Become the boss of you: How to unprogram your life and chart your own course

Civil Rights, Advocacy & Law

  • Your voice matters: 3 keys to advocating for yourself and others
  • Can we talk: How to cultivate conscious conversations that move people to action
  • The system won’t save you: It’s time to save yourself
  • Don’t wait for change: 5 things you can do to create the change

Book Writing & Publishing

  • Monetize your masterpiece: 3 easy ways to leverage your book to increase your visibility, authority, and profitability
  • How to outline your book in 10 minutes or less
  • Obliterate writer’s block: The one thing you need to know to get your book out of your head and into your hands fast
  • Authorpreneurship: 7 steps to turning your book into a business

Speaking & Media Training

  • Your story sells: How to quickly and easily monetize your message
  • Own the stage: 3 ways to confidently captivate, connect, and convert
  • Master the media: 5 secrets to getting podcast, print, TV and event producers to say YES
  • Beyond the lens: 10 ways to powerfully connect through the camera

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS

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PHOTOS APPROVED FOR USE

Lisa Nichols

 Founder of Motivating the Masses

Ellie is equipped with the information, education, passion, and conviction to move you to action. 

 

Patty Aubery

President of The Canfield Training Group

Ellie is a talented coach and mentor to authors, speakers, and entrepreneurs. If you want to bring any aspect of your business to life and amplify your voice, she is your expert!

Ben Bobo

Host of Beyond with Ben Bobo

Ellie's like a quadruple-shot of life inspired espresso! 

Dela Fotoohi

Host of Dela's Voice

Ellie pierced through our souls with her presentation!

Bill Horan

Host of Secrets of Success

We’ve been on the air for over 33 years, and Ellie's interview was one of the best shows we’ve ever had!

Krista Hatcher Uelman

Host of Krista & The Morning Rush

Best interview I’ve ever had on the show! Ellie's a phenomenal woman!

HOST OF

Free By Design

Television show

New episodes every Wednesday

Watch on the Central New Jersey Network and Networks Across the Country.

Also available on the CNJN channel on Comcast, Verizon Fios, Roku, Amazon Fire, and Apple TV

You Are Not Your Scars

Podcast

New episodes every Monday

Live on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

& all streaming platforms

Creating An Impervious Mind

Expert YouTube series

New episodes every Friday

Available on YouTube

BOOKS

Looking to interview Ellie or book her to speak at your event? 
Please send your request and relevant details to:
 [email protected]

Looking to interview Ellie or book her to speak at your event? 

Please send your request and relevant details to:

 [email protected]