Chisty Demetrakis

Christy is the President and Founder of The Empowered Speaker, a company devoted to helping you achieve your dreams through professional development.  


She is a seasoned business professional with 25+ years of experience in sales and leadership across several Fortune 500 companies, including Procter & Gamble. She is a certified instructor for the SpeakersTrainingCamp®, offering public workshops and customized on-site programs for companies and organizations to improve their public speaking and presentation skills. She is the North America Master Trainer for Procter & Gamble’s Effective Presentation Skills course and a certified instructor in High Impact Training & Delivery.

As a speaker, author, trainer, and coach, Christy challenges the people she connects with to achieve greater results and strive to become better individuals. She achieves this through keynotes, workshops, and conferences.

Christy is passionate about empowering others to achieve their dreams and walk in their purpose. Her empowering and inspirational spirit shines through in her books, Faith to Conquer Fear™: Inspiration to Achieve your Dreams and her Amazon bestselling book, Faith to Conquer Fear™: The Journey. 

Companies & Organizations Christy has spoken to:

  • TEDx

  • eWomen Network

  • American Association of Women Dentists

  • Procter & Gamble

  • American Council of the Blind

  • Hixson

  • University of Cincinnati

  • Toastmasters International

  • Starfire University

  • Thomas More College

  • Greater Cincinnati Tourism

  • The Drifters Inc.

  • Job Search Focus Group

  • CityGate Church

  • Cincinnati Public Schools (Project Search)

  • Ohio Diversity Council

  • Northern Kentucky University

  • WE Lead Cincinnati

  • Mensa

  • Xavier University

  • Shepherd’s Heart Ministry

  • Ryle High School

  • Small Business Expo