059: Harnessing Your Unique Energy for Impact with Shelle Vernon, Dawn Smith, & Marilyn Prebul

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What if you could manage your energy like you manage your time? 

Today, we delve into the realm of masculine and feminine energies, a subject that has transformed my understanding of personal and professional dynamics. Since my awakening to these concepts in 2019, I've been passionate about sharing the power that comes from recognizing and balancing these energies. Whether you're navigating a male-dominated industry or seeking to enhance your personal growth, understanding these energies can be a game-changer.

I’m SO excited to share this chat with Shelle Vernon, Dawn Smith, & Marilyn Prebul with you–with so many diverse perspectives and experiences, there’s sure to be someone you relate to in this episode.


Who are Shelle Vernon, Dawn Smith, & Marilyn Prebul? 

Shelle Vernon is a remarkable leadership development coach, well known for her innovative approach to guiding senior executives, high-performing individuals, and teams toward unprecedented success. But that's not all – her impact extends beyond the boardroom, as she also empowers college and high school students with the tools to embark on their leadership journeys.

Dawn Smith is a managing partner and trial attorney at Smith, Clinesmith. Dawn’s dream of becoming a lawyer solidified in her heart on an eighth-grade field trip to Washington D.C. While there, her group attended a session of the U.S. Supreme Court. After representing many clients in an effort to make a difference, Dawn returned to Washington D.C., where Chief Justice John G. Roberts swore her in as a member of the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. 

Marilyn Prebul is a Spiritual Healer (Advanced Level 2 Spiritual Shamanic Healer), certified yoga instructor, and has 25 years of experience in the business consulting and coaching industry, with a BSc in Management. Her holistic approach to wellness provides a refreshing perspective on self-love and boundary setting.


Key Takeaways 

  • I share the pivotal moment in 2019 when I first encountered the concept of balancing masculine and feminine energies, marking the beginning of a transformative journey
  • Echoing the wisdom that even the best in the world have coaches, our guests and I reflect on the value of coaching for personal and professional excellence. We discuss why having a coach is crucial, even for coaches themselves
  • Balancing masculine and feminine energies is crucial for personal empowerment and professional success, offering a transformative approach to leadership and self-awareness


Mic Drop Moments

  • “In the courtroom, it's not about masculine or feminine energy; it's about harnessing the right energy at the right moment to advocate for those who can't. – Dawn Smith
  • “Healing begins when we recognize the energies within us as not just forces, but as guides towards our deepest healing and understanding.” – Marilyn Prebul
  • “Leadership isn't about always leading from the front. Sometimes, it's about knowing when to step back and let your team's energies lead the way."” – Shelle Vernon
  •  “It was such an aha moment for me... realizing that in tapping into my feminine energy, I was not just surviving in male-dominated industries; I was reshaping them.” – April Roberts




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