Story Artist & Facilitator – Laura Packer

Specialty: Coaching & Deeper Material

Laura Packer has been performing, coaching, writing, consulting, giving keynotes, and leading the storytelling field for more than 25 years. She knows the best way to the truth is through a good story and that this universally accessible artform creates empathy, builds bridges, and has the power to change the world. Laura has told and taught in venues as wide ranging as festivals, theaters, government agencies, corporate stages, in the streets, in prisons, schools, assisted living facilities, libraries, hospices, and more. As the author of the award-winning “From Audience to Zeal: The ABCs of Finding, Crafting, and Telling a Great Story” and the accompanying workbook, Laura is committed to helping others find their voice. As the creator of #storyseeds cards she helps others dig into their own creativity with playful enthusiasm. As the developer of The Five Critical Organizational Stories Laura helps organizations capitalize on this most human and connected of art forms. As a coach and consultant she places clients at the center and dedicates her considerable experience to helping others thrive. As a performer, teacher, and speaker, Laura crafts her work for the audience in front of her and is dedicated to meeting people where they are.