Speak, Lead &
Present with

Overcome fear and excel in all aspects of your role

Being able to speak, lead, and present with confidence isn’t just a skill; it’s the cornerstone to advancing your career and achieving professional success. 

Yet, public speaking is a top-rated fear worldwide and being in the spotlight can feel like a nightmare. 

You are a skilled expert, but nerves, lack of confidence, or an ineffective message can cost you opportunities. 

I’m here to help. 

Through a step-by-step process, you will gain the skills, structure, and support you need to deliver clear and impactful messages with authentic confidence.

No matter what the situation. 

Having overcome anxiety and panic attacks in my own professional life, helping people speak confidently in all aspects of their role has become my passion.

Wherever you are at, it’s my joy to help you reach your goals and fulfill your potential. 

3 steps to speaking with authentic confidence

Presence. Power. Purpose.


First, I will teach you skills to help you transform speaking nerves into a genuine connection and cultivate leadership presence.


Then, you will learn techniques to improve the quality of your voice and persuade, motivate, and inspire your listeners.


Finally, we will ensure you feel clear delivering your messages and have a preparation plan to feel confident both in-person and virtually.

Work with me

Whether introverted CEO’s or business owners, neurodivergent talent on the rise, or women finding their authentic voice of authority in male dominated environments, my clients share something in common. They are experts in their field with a phenomenal contribution to make. 

Build capacity and nervous system resilience

Having worked in organizations for decades, I know how demanding your role is.

It’s your responsibility to solve complex problems in a high stress and fast paced environment.

You have to constantly adapt to the needs of different stakeholders. 

Plus, it’s difficult to lead and influence when you are struggling with stress and burn out.

Your message comes through you. Your well-being and resilience supports your capacity to reach others.

Develop transferable skills to ensure long term success

Pre-recorded and group programs don’t address your specific needs or get to the root of your problem. What you need are skills that will pave the way for your entire career. 

Adult Learning Principles

Build on your unique speaking strengths and natural competancies

Mindfulness Techniques

Use breathing, visualization, and mindset techniques to ground nerves

Somatic Experiencing (SE™)

Practice a trauma-informed technique to reduce stress and burn out

Acting-based techniques

Develop skills to help you speak with power and make an impact

Get your free "Speak, Lead & Present with Confidence" guide book!

If you are struggling to communicate with confidence across all aspects of your role, here are 6 pro-tips to help you speak with presence, power, and purpose. 

This isn’t a simple checklist. It’s a 9-page e-book designed to help you grasp fundamental concepts and practice key techniques to help you take that next step forward. 

A word from past clients who understand the struggle

Hi, I'm Dayna Kneeland,

Originally a stage actor, I have been coaching and teaching for over 25 years.

I hold a Master’s degree in Adult Education and have extensive training in mindfulness and trauma-informed practices.

I work in a way that’s tailored to your unique goals and builds on your natural strengths.

Here’s what really makes me tick. I want to live in a world where all voices are heard, especially yours.

Ready to take the
next step?

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