EmpowerHER is more than a community—it’s a movement.

We are a collective of ambitious women and working moms committed to thriving in both our personal and professional lives.

Join us to connect, learn, and grow with like-minded women who understand the unique challenges you face.


Are you an ambitious women and/or working mom who feels like you’re constantly juggling the demands of your career and personal life, struggling to find balance and peace?

EmpowerHER Community is more than just a membership; it’s your gateway to transformative change, crafted to empower you to thrive with confidence, achieve balance, and find deep fulfillment in every aspect of your life.

Who This Course Is For?

The EmpowerHER Community is a dedicated space for ambitious working women/moms striving to thrive in all areas of their lives. Whether you’re navigating the challenges of a demanding career, balancing family responsibilities, or seeking personal growth, EmpowerHER is here to support you. Join a network of like-minded women who understand your journey and are ready to empower each other to achieve their fullest potential. This community is perfect for you if:

  • You are a driven professional who is also a dedicated mom.
  • You often feel overwhelmed by the demands of juggling work and home responsibilities.
  • You aspire to grow as a leader, both at work and at home.
  • You value connecting with other women who share similar experiences and challenges.
  • You are eager to access resources that help you grow personally and professionally.
  • You want to cultivate a mindset of empowerment and positivity.

From Classroom
to Catalyst:
My Journey of Transformation and Empowerment

I’ve walked in those shoes, felt the weight of each step, and intimately know the journey.

For 18 years, I stood at the forefront of a classroom, pouring my heart into teaching. But behind the educator facade were countless moments of feeling boxed in, sensing there was more to life and my capabilities than the walls of my classroom allowed.

The dream to empower others beyond the confines of my teaching role kept knocking. But with it came the familiar adversaries: impostor syndrome, fear of the unknown, and the nagging thought, “Can I really step out and make a difference?”

Like you, I juggled responsibilities, seeking harmony between professional aspirations and personal commitments, often feeling overwhelmed by the demands.

Finally, the yearning for purpose couldn’t be contained. I took the audacious step to leave my teaching career of 18 years, pivoting towards my true calling: transforming lives by reframing challenges into gifts and opportunities.

As someone who’s walked the path of turning life’s trials into triumphs,
I invite you to journey with me.

Together, let’s transform challenges into opportunities, drawing from shared experiences and a mutual understanding of overcoming and growing.

Let’s navigate this transformative path side by side.



Embark on a journey of empowerment, balance, and growth TODAY and connect with other moms who are passionate about supporting each other and redefining success in their careers and personal lives. Together, we can achieve more and thrive in every aspect of our lives.

What people are Saying :

Lora Parent, The University of Toledo

"McKenna is not only an alopecia warrior but also a true embodiment of leadership and resilience. McKenna’s talk on developing our leadership brand resonated deeply with the college students in the audience. McKenna’s insights on branding were practical and thought-provoking. She emphasized the importance of staying true to oneself while embracing our unique experiences to become an authentic leader."

Ann Servais, Cigna Healthcare

"McKenna presented at our 2023 Women in Leadership Retreat. What a great way to help individuals reframe their own personal narrative and focus on moving forward, not looking in the rear view mirror. She is engaging and inspiring!"

Meaghan Murphy, Editor-in-Chief Woman's Day

"McKenna is a beautiful example of the power of making your mess your message. I was thrilled to share her story in Woman's Day."

Kevin Wolma, Hope College Athletics

"McKenna has a powerful story about grit and the opportunities that exist in the face of adversity. We were also challenged to find our desired brand by discovering our strengths and values. Each of our student athletes left the presentation more equipped to face the challenges of the world while living their lives to make a difference in the lives of others."

Phil A. Long, Ohio Educators Association-R

"McKenna is the ultimate professional while conducting her inspirational and helpful session for OEA-Retired and Actives. During the virtual session, McKenna strived to engage the participants by encouraging these educators to "find their It/passion" by empowering themselves and others. McKenna's demeanor and enthusiasm are very contagious.”

Tori Peters, Elevate Your Leadership Brand Graduate

"I found it to be a great way to make connections, set aside time for myself during the week, think differently about my values and priorities, and grow as a leader."

As a member of the EmpowerHer Community
course, you will:


Develop and refine leadership qualities that can be applied both in the workplace and at home, empowering members to lead effectively in all areas of life.


Learn strategies for managing time and responsibilities more efficiently, achieving a better balance between professional obligations and family life.


Gain access to a diverse network of like-minded professionals, opening doors to new career opportunities, collaborations, and mentorship.


Acquire tools and practices to manage stress effectively, leading to better mental health and overall well-being.


Feel empowered by the collective strength and wisdom of the community to make positive changes in your life and the lives of others.

By being part of the EmpowerHER Community, members not only receive support and resources but also contribute to a vibrant, dynamic group that enhances their ability to thrive in every aspect of their lives.

I know your time is valuable.

The EmpowerHER Community is designed to create significant changes with minimal time investment—just a few hours a week can transform your approach to leadership and life.

Discover strategies that seamlessly integrate into your daily routine, making lasting empowerment a natural part of your life. Leave with powerful habits, a transformative mindset, and a supportive community, all driving continuous growth and success.

I'm Ready! Let's Do This!


Elevate + EmpowerHER


  • Monthly Calls:

    FIRST Tuesday of Every Month at 12:00 PM EST. Calls will cover key topics leadership, work-life balance, stress management, and personal growth. Live Q&A sessions allow members to ask questions and gain personalized advice.

  • Calls Recorded:

    Can't make a live call? No problem. Understanding the busy schedules of our participants, every call will be recorded and made available shortly after the live session. This allows you to engage with the material at your convenience and ensures you never miss out on valuable insights.

  • Community of Like-minded Women:

    Join an exclusive community of ambitious, like-minded women who are on the same journey to elevate their leadership and personal lives. This community is a safe space for sharing experiences, challenges, and successes.

  • Resources for Growth:

    Gain access to a curated selection of resources designed to supplement the weekly training calls. From self-assessment worksheets to actionable plans, the resources provided will help you apply what you've learned directly to your personal and professional life, ensuring tangible growth and progress.

  • Community Forum:

    An online forum where members can connect, share experiences, seek advice, and support each other. This platform fosters a strong sense of community and networking opportunities.

  • Q&A Sessions:

    Each training call includes a Q&A segment where you can seek clarity, ask specific questions, and dive deeper into the weekly topics with the course leaders.

  • Discounts and Early Access:

    Exclusive discounts on additional services such as one-on-one coaching, advanced courses, and first access to special events and new offerings. PLUS, your membership fee will NEVER increase as your fee is grandfathered in!

  • Special Guest Sessions:

    Occasional sessions with special guests, ranging from industry leaders to motivational speakers, providing unique insights and inspiration.

Total Value $397

$27 Monthly

Frequently Asked Questions

EmpowerHER is a supportive network designed for ambitious women and working moms, offering resources, workshops, and a community to help you thrive in all aspects of your life.

The community is ideal for working women and mothers who are seeking to enhance their leadership skills, achieve better work-life balance, and connect with other like-minded women. If you're looking for support, inspiration, and practical tools to grow in all aspects of life, this community is for you.

All live calls will be recorded and made available to course participants. You can watch the recordings at your convenience, ensuring you don't miss out on any valuable insights.

The community forum is an online space where you can post questions, share experiences, and connect with other members. It’s a

You can cancel your membership at any time through your account settings or by contacting our support team. We make the process straightforward and hassle-free.

Engage actively in live calls, participate in community discussions, apply what you learn to your daily life, and don’t hesitate to seek feedback. The more you put into the course, the more you’ll gain.

Yes, we maintain community guidelines to ensure a respectful and supportive environment. These guidelines help foster constructive interactions and protect the integrity of our community.

Find your Why

Have you ever felt a deep-seated sense that you’re destined for more? This isn’t merely about ambition—it’s about finding your purpose. At our core, we all yearn to make a meaningful impact, to truly matter. The EmpowerHER Community is your roadmap to discovering that ‘why’ and equipping you with the tools to chase it with unwavering passion.

Many of us harbor dreams. Yet, how many of us actually pursue those dreams? The gap between ‘wanting’ and ‘achieving’ is often cluttered with doubts, fears, and the clamor of external expectations. The EmpowerHER Community acts as your bridge, helping you cross from aspiration to actualization.

Within you lies an untapped wellspring of potential. Perhaps societal pressures, or even your own doubts, have shielded you from recognizing it. It’s time to unearth that potential, to astonish even yourself with what you’re truly capable of achieving.

Leadership transcends titles and roles. It’s about influence, impact, and legacy. Imagine being able to touch lives, inspire change, and leave a lasting mark—not just in your career but across all aspects of your life.

Work-life balance is more than a popular phrase—it’s about achieving wholeness, where every aspect of your life vibrates in harmony. If you’ve felt fragmented or stretched thin, the EmpowerHER Community offers you a pathway to integration and deep fulfillment.

Join us at the EmpowerHER Community, where we transform potential into reality, dreams into achievements, and aspirations into actions. Let’s navigate this journey together, empowering each other towards a life of impact and fulfillment.

Maybe past failures, societal expectations, or personal fears have written your
story so far. This is your pen, your page, your narrative. Reclaim it.

At the end of this journey, even the challenges will look different. They transform from insurmountable walls to stepping stones, from setbacks to setups for grand comebacks.

Joining this community isn’t merely about professional advancement. It’s about answering that inner call that whispers to you during quiet moments, nudging you toward greatness.

It’s time to listen. It’s time to act.


Hey, I'm McKenna

McKenna Reitz embodies resilience and transformative leadership, acclaimed for her impactful TEDx talk and a distinguished 18-year career as an award-winning AP Psychology teacher. An alopecia warrior, McKenna channels her personal journey into a powerful message of empowerment, encouraging individuals to transform obstacles into opportunities for growth.

Recognized for her profound impact within and beyond the educational sphere with awards such as Toledo 20 Under 40 and the ‘I Make a Difference’ teacher accolade, McKenna’s influence radiates through her role as a celebrated varsity volleyball coach, meriting her inclusion in the BCSN Top 20 Coaches of the Past 20 Years and earning her numerous ‘Coach of the Year’ awards.

A sought-after motivational speaker, McKenna has engaged audiences across leading organizations and academic settings, delivering powerful discourses on resilience, purpose, and the art of turning challenges into opportunities. Her story and insights have been featured in prestigious media platforms such as Forbes, Good Morning America, and The Jennifer Hudson Show, further solidifying her status as a beacon of purpose-driven leadership. Residing in Sylvania, Ohio, with her family, McKenna utilizes her personal narrative and expertise to ignite change and nurture a spirit of empowerment, showcasing the transformative power of embracing adversity for personal and professional growth.