Hillary Rea

March 27, 8:30am - 10:00am EDT. Hosted at Center / Architecture + Design

part of a series on Identity

About the speaker

Hillary Rea is the founder of Tell Me A Story. This Philadelphia based company trains entrepreneurs, start-up leaders, and those looking to leave a bigger footprint on the world, how to find their voice and share their unique story with honesty and passion. She’s worked with leaders across industries — social justice nonprofits, women-owned small businesses, tech start-ups and Fortune 500 companies — to communicate an authentic narrative through Crafting Your Narrative retreats, 1-on-1 Coaching and live storytelling events. She is an award-winning storyteller (NYC Moth StorySLAM winner and 2019 Rad Award for Storyteller of the year) and hosts Tell Me A Story’s long-running live show.

Hillary graduated from New York University with a degree in Vocal Performance and holds a certificate in Audio Documentary from Duke University’s Center for Documentary Studies. She was an artist-in-residence at Elsewhere in Greensboro, NC and a recipient of the 2016 Independence Foundation Fellowship in the Arts. In addition to running her own business, Hillary is the producer and host of Rashomon - a longform narrative storytelling podcast where one family tells every side of the same story.

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