Lisa Evans – Speaking Savvy

Transform Your Public Speaking

Do you feel nervous about public speaking?  I get it.  That’s where I began my journey.


I never would have thought that I would become an in-demand, international speaker and one of Australia’s leading Public Speaking and Business Storytelling coaches. Yet today that’s what I am, and I’d love to help you reach your goals.

So if you want to be more credible in the boardroom, charismatic on the podium, nail your next keynote, or craf a winning pitch, I can help you to succeed. Find out more about working with me as your Executive Coach.

I’m Lisa Evans, Certified World Class Speaking and Storytelling Coach, Professional Speaker, Certified Speaking Professional, Certified Virtual Presenter, TEDxKingsPark Lead Speaker Coach, and Director of Speaking Savvy and the Soft Skills Academy.

I offer a range of Public Speaking courses and training. You can access my programs as live online session or delivered face to face in Australia.

Attend an event, workshop, or coaching session with me and I’ll plant a tree for you! 🌳 Together, let’s grow a greener future. Your attendance nurtures not just your skills but the planet too! 🌍 Thank you for helping me make a lasting impact on our planet. 🌱

Lisa Evans speaker coach

‘Lisa’s Public Speaking Workshop has added so much to my confidence as a public speaker. Lisa is an expert who generously shares her knowledge, experience, and resources. I highly recommend this interactive, fun, engaging workshop.’ 

Elaine Pavlos – Health Sector Leader

Why public speaking with me, Lisa Evans?


My public speaking journey began when I decided to embrace the philosophy – ‘Get comfortable being uncomfortable’, then saying yes to every opportunity to speak. I’ve helped over 2,500 leaders transform their public speaking and business storytelling skills so that they can confidently articulate their ideas. When you work with me, I’ll empower you to develop your natural style and authentic voice, so that you can make the best first impression. Not sure if a public speaking coach can help you? Here’s how.

‘Thanks very much for the session, I thought it was brilliant and I’ve already used my newfound skills!’

Jack – Operations Superintendent

Present with confidence and charisma


As your Public Speaking coach, I will guide you to a place where you feel confident with your talk – and charismatic in your delivery. My aim is to help you feel so natural as you step up to speak that you will embrace the opportunity.

Many people refer to me as The Story Midwife© because I was a Registered Midwife for over 20 years. These days, my purpose is to help people bring their stories into the world.

Leaving my calling and finding my purpose

How did I go from being a career midwife to being a professional Keynote Speaker, Public Speaking and Business Storytelling coach? The two careers are worlds apart. 

I’m from London originally, and when I trained as a midwife I knew it was my dream career and my calling.

Until… 20 years into my career, life sent me on an unexpected detour. A virus destroyed most of my hearing. I could no longer work as a midwife.

I struggled to come to terms with my hearing loss. My confidence plummeted and I became afraid to speak up.

Getting comfortable with feeling uncomfortable

Life changed again when I was invited to take part in a research trial. I received a cochlear implant and learnt to hear again – albeit in a very different way.

Never one to shy away from a challenge, this was the beginning of my transformational journey to become a professional speaker – a career I love.

I am now a Certified World Class Speaking and Storytelling Coach, a TEDx Speaker CoachHost of Business Chat Podcast, four times author, NLP Practitioner, and Improvisation Actor. It’s a unique skill set that allows me to offer training that’s interactive, engaging and effective.

‘The power of creating a human-centred story to convey effectively a technical message was a big revelation to me. I will now take that insight into my presentations I make at my work.’

Michael Robertson, Science Director, CSIRO

Public speaking with Lisa Evans – become the speaker you want to be


When you choose to build your speaking skills with me, you’ll develop your ability to speak with clarity and presence. 

I offer workshops in public speaking, business storytelling and soft skills including emotional intelligence. I’m based in Perth and I regularly travel throughout Australia.

I’ve been told that my superpower is turning scientists into storytellers. So if you are ready to elevate your ability to communicate to the next level, let’s chat to find out if we are a fit.

I specialise in helping leaders discover how to harness the power of business storytelling to inspire, captivate and entertain their audiences.

Find out how we can work together – contact Lisa today.

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