Katrina Michele’s journey in life was no walk on easy streets. She faced and overcame many adversities including physical and mental setbacks. The tenacious warrior in her wouldn’t allow her to give up or cave in, but to make an irrevocable commitment that she’d share her story, learned lessons, and relevant life experience for the betterment and transformation of others.
Katrina Michele is a native of Taylors, SC and a mother of two. She received her Undergraduate degree at USC Upstate and her Master’s degree at Clemson University. She is a Life Coach, Published Children’s Author, Motivational Speaker, Financial and Business Educator, and Mentor. She is also the Founder and CEO of Lady-Like Enterprises, Butterfly Outreach Nonprofit Organization, President and CEO of Dragonfly Outreach, and President and CEO of Katrina Michele Presents LLC.
She has received a number of recognitions, including the 2020 Black History Maker on the Block from 96.3 The Block Radio Station, the 2020 “Women Add Value Award” from the Women of Excellence 200th Year of Celebrating Women International Conference, the 2019 Upstate Black History Maker Honoree from 107.3 JAMZ Radio Station, the 2019 Educator of the Year from ACHI Magazine, the 2019 ACHI Magazine Nominee for Author of the Year and Community Leader of the Year. She was also honored to represent District Five Schools in Spartanburg County as the 2019-2020 “Rock Star” induction teacher, which has allowed her to appear on recruitment fair videos, along with using her interview and recorded classroom teaching sessions for other educational purposes She is a successful business owner while partnering up with her son and many more.
She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and her purpose is to be proactive about life threatening situations regarding women, before it is too late. Follow her journey as she enters into the world, wearing a hate of all trades, changing the lives of one BUTTERFLY at a time through her children’s book, coaching sessions, and speaking engagements. Please continue supporting her as she saves the community and volunteers to make a difference while teaching valuable skills and lessons to advance those around her.