Patti Dobrowolski, author of 9 Tips to Up Your Creative Genius and DRAWING SOLUTIONS: How Visual Goal Setting Will Change Your Life, is founder of Up Your Creative Genius, a consulting firm that uses visuals and creative processes to help companies and individuals around the world accelerate growth and change. A critically acclaimed comic performer, internationally recognized keynote speaker, writer and business consultant, she has brought innovative visual practices to Fortune 500 companies, NGOs and small businesses. Her training career spans 25 years working to design, develop and facilitate in-person events and online game storming experiences with all levels of organizations across multiple industries.
Patti holds an MA in Psychology: Drama Therapy from the California Institute of Integral Studies. Awards include the Association of Women in Communications Woman of Achievement award, Make Mine a Million $ Business program award, and three time TEDx speaker at TEDxRainier, “Draw Your Future”and TEDxSacramento “Imagination Changes Everything.”, and most recently TEDxBend – Creative Genius: You.
Recent clients include amazon, Microsoft Inc, Nike, Starbucks Coffee Company, Pepsico, Samsung Innovation, Lufthansa, Hoffman LaRoche Inc., McKesson, Providence Health Services (Washington & Oregon), The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Oregon Health, TrueBlue Inc., Vistage, Seattle Space Needle.