Marissa Nehlsen, Founder and CEO of Minot-based company Freedom Financial Group, LLC, came from humble beginnings as a rural North Dakota farm girl to build a multi-million-dollar financial services company as an accomplished leader. Success proves her unique style and approach enables clients to achieve extraordinary and sustainable results.
Fueled by other people’s growth and 25 years of experience, she built a holistic planning firm based on the core principle to Educate, Empower and Equip individuals, organizations and businesses to make wise choices. Over the years she has come along side thousands of people to help them take control of their future and develop a plan to master their personal and professional destiny. Nehlsen has created multiple seminars and workshops on core topics of investing in retirement, planning your estate and leaving a legacy, women and money mastery, small business strategies and designing your dreams.
Allison Liddle is another bestselling author who will be featured at the 2018 Summit. She's earned numerous accolades for her book "Life Under Construction: Designing a Life You Love."
Liddle is an award-winning entrepreneur who started her first business at age twenty-three. She went on to found a national, award-winning financial planning firm called Prosper Wealth Management which has been featured in Forbes, USA Today, and many other national media outlets.
Allison is also an executive director on John Maxwell Team. She is an international speaker, executive coach, and leadership trainer who is passionate about helping people thrive both personally and professionally. She recently traveled over the equator with John Maxwell and his team to train 15,000 people in Paraguay in values based leadership.
Nukhet Hendricks, Founder and CEO of She Leads Fearlessly, is originally from Turkey and has been calling Fargo, N.D. home since 1987 as a naturalized citizen. Nukhet holds a Master of Science degree in Public and Human Service Administration and has been a nonprofit executive for over 25 years in various leadership roles.
In addition to being a Woman’s Leadership Coach and Consultant, she is also the executive director of a local nonprofit in Fargo. Under her leadership, it has grown from a low six-figure- to a seven-figure budget. She continues to grow the organization while mentoring the emerging women leaders whom she has the privilege to lead.
She is a fiercely independent spiritual rebel and ocean lover with an unquenchable gypsy soul, always yearning for new frontiers!