About Lynna Kalna
Lynna is a masterful business communicator, passionate about the power of communication and skilled in designing and delivering training programs for companies and professional organizations. Her unique balance of experience in the academic and corporate worlds includes college professor, educational consultant, freelance magazine writer, corporate trainer, instructional designer, keynote speaker, and co-author of a book on workplace writing.
As a recipient of numerous awards for her performance, Lynna has focused her career on helping people develop their “edge” – to stand out, be heard, and get the job done. She may not be able to give you a Roger Federer one-handed backhand, but she can give you the empowering strokes to improve your communication effectiveness.
Over the years her clients have included
- The Limited
- BMW Financial Services
- American Management Association
- Aetna Insurance
- Rimrock Corporation
When not “moxifying” people’s business communication skills, Lynna volunteers with environmental, educational, and political groups. You can also find her hiking, kayaking, playing tennis, running, and tasting craft beers in the San Francisco Bay area.
“Forget about the curve ball Ricky, give him the heater.” James Gammon as Lou Brown.
Chesser, C. & Smith, I. (Producers), & Ward, David S. (Director). (1989). Major league [Film]. United States: Mirage Enterprises.
“Inhale gratitude and exhale kindness.” Lynna Kalna
“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” Rudyard Kipling.