Ellie Nieves is a women’s leadership speaker, writer, and coach dedicated to helping high-achieving women to show up, speak up and step up in their careers. She is the Founder & President of Leadership Strategies for Women, LLC where she develops seminars, webinars, and coaching programs for companies and associations that want to grow their emerging women leaders into effective managers and executives. She also coaches women one-on-one who want to achieve more both personally and professionally. Ellie’s speaking and coaching programs help women to:
- Communicate with confidence
- Establish credibility in the workplace
- Develop executive presence
- Navigate office politics
- Build strategic networks and partnerships
- Effectively influence and lead
Ellie launched her career as a young lawyer in NYC politics. She was often the youngest and many times the only woman sitting at the table. It was during that time, that Ellie learned what it’s like to balance the demands of family life and health challenges while trying to accomplish personal and professional goals. She also learned the importance of relying on her faith to bounce back from adversity and setbacks. Ellie eventually transitioned to the private sector. Today, she is Vice President and Counsel of Government Affairs for a Fortune 250 company where she briefs and provides strategic advice to the CEO and senior management on relevant legislative and political issues. Ellie is also a founding member of the company’s Diversity and Inclusion Council and launched the company’s first employee resource group for women.
Ellie has been profiled as a corporate leader by Hispanic Executive Magazine and has been recognized as a top woman in business by Hudson Valley Magazine. Ellie is a faculty member of the American Management Association. She is also the host of the Leadership Strategies for Women Podcast and writes articles for Fairygodboss.com.
Ellie’s mission is to help aspiring women leaders pave a path to career success. As a speaker, Ellie has inspired audiences for MTV, Viacom, BETNetworks, MetLife, Progressive Business Publications, the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM), the NYC Bar Association, MBA Women International and the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE).
Ellie earned her B.A. in communications from Fordham University and a J.D. from the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University. She received her MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business with specializations in Leadership and Global Business.
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