Colorado Christian University

Event: IVy Women Kick-Off Brunch

IVy Women Kick-Off Brunch

Save the Date: Saturday, February 6, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Invitations will be going out electronically and by mail in early October. (Tickets will be $15.00 each, or you may purchase a table of six for $90.)

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About Michele Cushatt

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Michele Cushatt, author of Relentless: The Unshakable Presence of a God Who Never Leaves

An author, speaker, and coach, Michele Cushatt communicates with a rare warmth and transparency that draws people in. Within minutes, men and women feel like they are hanging out with an old friend, often laughing one moment and tearing up the next.

A three-time head and neck cancer survivor and parent of "children from hard places," Michele is a (reluctant) expert of trauma, pain, and the deep human need for authentic connection. Thus, she is absolutely committed to sharing her honest struggles, experiences, and questions, so you know you are not alone in yours.

As an experienced communicator, Michele has spoken internationally to a wide variety of audiences including LifeToday TV, Ramsey Solutions, Compassion International, Cru, Storybrand Podcast, Hope House of Colorado, Women of Faith, Ziglar Family, Focus on the Family, Proverbs 31, She Speaks, Family Life Blended, Dynamic Communicators International, as well as numerous other corporate and ministry events and various podcast, radio, video, and audio recording mediums.

From 2014 to 2016, Michele joined leadership expert and mentor Michael Hyatt as the weekly cohost of his popular podcast, This is Your Life With Michael Hyatt. In addition, she and Michael produced Get Published, a 21-session audio program for aspiring writers. Currently, Michele can be found weekly with her buddy Kathi Lipp on their hilarious and practical Communicator Academy podcast, "helping writers and speakers become the communicators God made them to be."

Beginning in 2006, Michele worked closely with Ken Davis and the SCORRE Conference, filling multiple roles including emcee, presenter, coach, and manager of coaches. With a solid understanding of what makes for excellent communication, Michele coaches multiple leaders and speakers to discover, develop, and deliver powerful presentations. In addition, she leads the intensive, application-based Inspired Life Mastermind for women who desire to live their best life - in business, relationships, and personal growth.

Pulling from her uncommon life story, Michele released her first book, a memoir titles Undone: A Story of Making Peace With An Unexpected Life, with Zondervan Publishers in 2015. Her second book, a devotional written in the brutal months after her third round of cancer, is titled I Am: A 60-Day Journey To Knowing Who You Are Because of Who He Is, and it released January 2017. Her most recent book is, Relentless: The Unshakeable Presence of a God Who Never Leaves, was released November 12, 2019. Michele and her husband, Troy, live in Colorado with their six children, ages 12 to 27. She enjoys a good novel, a long hike in the mountains with her black lab, and a kitchen table filled with people.