Alicia Dara is a nationally recognized voice coach based in Seattle. She has helped thousands of people including CEO’s, managers, and Presidential candidates break through blocks, find their voice, and put it to work. Her most popular group training is "Public Speaking Bootcamp for Women", which helps women strengthen their voices, clarify their messaging, and push back against workplace sexism. Corporate clients include Microsoft (where she is a vendor), WeWork (where she is a vendor), Kimpton Hotels, Planned Parenthood, The Rivkin Center, Carhartt, and Premera. Private clients include the National Women's Political Caucus, the Female Founders Alliance, and members of Amazon, Merrill Lynch, Seattle Trade Commission, Windermere, and Lake Partners. Alicia was born into a family of Grammy-award winning symphony musicians. She studied musical theater in New York City and is an AMDA grad. As a musician she has released 5 original solo records and 4 with her current bands Diamondwolf. Her writings about public speaking and creativity have appeared in Lioness Magazine, Medium, CoveyClub, The Write Life, and Daily OM. Alicia has served on the Board of Advocates of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands, and has spoken extensively about being a feminist activist since the age of 15.
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