Keynotes & Special Events

A high-energy, interactive, and empowering speaker, Spread Your Sunshine’s Founder, Melanie S. Griffin, Esq., is in high demand for keynotes aimed to educate, motivate, and encourage attendees to flourish in their personal and professional lives. During her speaking career, she has addressed local, statewide, national, and international places of work and professional, community, and civic organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, the US/Canada KNOW Women Summit, the New York Bar Association, Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Florida Paralegal Association, The Florida Bar, multiple Junior Leagues, and many others.

Melanie’s presentations and events curated specifically for the audiences with whom she connects focus on a multitude of topics, including how to best create meaningful mentoring relationships and programs, saying goodbye to Imposter Syndrome, overcoming the fear of failure, succeeding in male-dominated industries, sexual harassment in the #MeToo Era, effective time management, forming effective personal brands, pivoting industries, owning social media, storytelling, the art of networking, living a life of gratitude, creating and maintaining diverse and inclusive work forces, building resilience, and positive mental health and wellness. Melanie also loves curating new events and topics to best serve her community and is constantly expanding her portfolio to incorporate her real-time knowledge and address her clients’ present needs.

To partner together on a unique presentation that immediately equips attendees with tangible tools to effect positive change, contact Melanie at (813) 404-8566 or Or, connect with Melanie at an upcoming event highlighted in the scheduled below.

Upcoming Events:

Women's Alliance of the Greater Orlando Builders Association (“GOBA”) Wellness Webinar on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM; for more information and to register, please visit:

Release of What It's Really Like to Be an Entrepreneur Podcast Episode with Vincent Lanci; to listen, please visit:

Goals to Riches Mastery Virtual Summit on Monday, October 5, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST; Melanie’s Expert Interview will focus on:

  • recognizing and changing negative behavior,
  • shining others through the glass ceiling, and
  • empowering others to break the glass ceiling (as well as one's self);

for more information and to register, please visit:

Hillsborough County Bar Association (“HCBA”) Virtual Luncheon on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM EST; The Power of Gratitude: How Intentional Thankfulness Positively Impacts Your Well-Being, Practice & Community; for more information and to register, please visit:

Stetson College of Law Student Leadership Development Luncheon regarding Communication during the Spring 2021 Semester; for more information, please visit:

Sarasota-Manatee Human Resources Association (“SHRA”) Virtual Luncheon on Friday, February 19, 2021 beginning at 12:00 PM EST; for more information and to register, please visit:  

KNOW Women Summit beginning May 13, 2021 at 4:00 PM MST through May 16, 2021 at 11:00 AM MST at the CIVANA Wellness Resort & Spa in Carefree, Arizona; for more information and to register, please visit:

Women Empower X Washington, D.C. on July 31, 2021; for more information and to register, please visit: