Inspiring Change

Join Cathy for conversations to transform you and your organization. Through her podcast, keynotes, workshops and events, Cathy helps others increase their capacity for productive engagement, understanding, growth and change.

What Cathy Does

Conversations that Can Change Your Life

Cathy Lewis is an inspiring and dynamic speaker known for connecting with audiences and inspiring personal and organizational change. She is committed to creating a more civil and engaged culture at work, at home and in the community.


The Cathy Lewis Show is an informative and entertaining look at the issues and ideas that define modern life. Listen now and join the community for even more.
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Cathy’s energy and expertise will set the tone for a successful and memorable event, whether in person or virtually.
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Keynote Speaker

Cathy is a highly relevant speaker who is known for living in the moment and connecting with audiences.
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Cathy facilitates workshops on communication, civility at work, and Clifton StrengthsFinder. Contact her today to see how she can add actionable value to your next event.
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Cathy Lewis

Meet Cathy

Award-winning talk show host, coach, and leadership expert
Cathy Lewis is one of Virginia’s most respected media professionals, having worked in commercial and public broadcasting for more than 30 years. Cathy has also served as President and CEO of the CIVIC Leadership Institute, a robust engine for leveraging the leadership of more than 600 executives in service to southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina.
Cathy has worked with these and other companies and organizations throughout Hampton Roads.
“Cathy hit it out of the park for us. She was a terrific keynote speaker and helped us stretch our dollars by serving as our conference emcee as well. Her workshop got great reviews, and we would recommend her to anybody!”

Karen Meier

AVP Community Engagement, ODU

Listen to The Cathy Lewis Show

The Cathy Lewis Show podcast will be launching some new episodes soon. Stay tuned for more info! 
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