Michele Ruiz is a three-time serial entrepreneurkeynote speaker, former Emmy® Award-winning T.V. news anchormom, and best-selling author.


Michele is an entrepreneur, best-selling author, and sought-after speaker on the keynote circuit.

A widely regarded executive leadership and subject matter expert on a range of topics – from the future of work to diversity, equity, and inclusion – Michele inspires and motivates her audiences with singular, compelling storytelling skills, all drawn directly from her own life experiences. Her compelling presentations touch on everything from business communication and unconscious bias to the future of entrepreneurship, leadership, and empowerment.

She is widely quoted and featured as a sought-after thought leader in major media outlets, including Forbes, CNN, The New York Times, and many others. Michele regularly shares insights through her many communication outlets—blogs, videos, and more—with a following of over 100k followers across all channelsClick here to learn more.

Online Courses

Michele’s deep entrepreneurial experience has been foundational in her quest to educate, inspire, and empower business owners. Drawing from her business success, her online mentoring programPossibility Architect™, helps female entrepreneurs to scale their businesses to over $1 million in annual revenue with corporate and government clients. Click here to learn more.

Unconscious Bias Training

Michele’s ventures include co-founding BiasSync, a science-based technology company designed to help organizations effectively assess and manage unconscious bias in the work environment. She is a trusted advisor to senior executives at Fortune 20 multinational corporations and some of today’s highest profile thought leaders and elected officials.

Michele’s passions range from mitigating unconscious bias using scientifically validated methodologies to explore leading-edge technologies. She is widely recognized as a subject matter expert in empowerment, entrepreneurship, sophisticated communication strategies, and diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility (DEIA). Click here to learn more.


Michele leads Ruiz Strategies, a certified minority-owned (MBE) and woman-owned (WBE) business headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with operations in Washington, D.C., and Houston, Texas. The firm specializes in change management and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) consulting for large corporations and government agencies. Click here to learn more.