About Karen

Karen Phelps teaches you to unleash your potential! She is a professional speaker, author and success coach who has a unique ability to speak directly to her audience’s needs! Her message is loud and clear, “there are no obstacles that can’t be overcome, there are only excuses that prevent us from having success!”

Karen Phelps believes “we get what we expect in life”! She spent 25 years managing her own business in Direct Sales and overcame the obstacles and setbacks of the industry. She learned the extreme importance of goal setting, life-balance, and self-confidence. Karen knows the secrets of successful leadership and how to promote teamwork within your organization.

2015 brought a new set of challenges after Karen had a heart attack and was diagnosed with stage one ovarian cancer within 90 days of each other.  Her faith, positive attitude and self-discipline help her get through one of the most difficult years of her life and the stories she shares and the lessons she learned are even more profound in her newest inspirational program “Bounce Back.”

Karen married her high-school sweetheart,  Larry and together they have 2 grown sons, three grandsons and three granddaughters, whom she enjoys spoiling! She is Past-President of her local Rotary Club and loves volunteering for projects to help the less fortunate. Year after year as she pursued her career goals she managed to be there for all of her family’s important life events. She will teach you how to be “in control” and get what you want!

Karen’s powerful message, engaging style and proven ability to inspire and motivate at every level, guarantee a winning performance that will leave your audience inspired, motivated and ready to develop new positive habits for success in all areas of their life!