Kay DeMartini | Bio
Speaker, Producer, Author
Helping people connect through the power of storytelling
Born in South Dakota, she grew up in Minnesota - which explains the accent and the love of soup.
Corporate trainer, Xbox, Twitter, Nat'l Storytelling Conference, Nat'l Assn. Nonfiction Writers, etc.
Workshops: ‘Fearless Storytelling 101’, 'From Good to Great, ‘Lean Into It’ , 'Know / Like/ Trust'
Emcee for major tech, health care and financial company in the San Francisco Bay Area
Creator / Host of San Francisco East Bay, BustingOut Storytelling, 6 years
Producer / Director, The Unruly StoryFest 2015
Voted 'Best Emcee' 2015 & 2016 by Thumbtack, SF Bay Area
Oakland A’s FanFest storyteller, 5 years
One woman show in Mpls, LA, Charleston
Performed stories and comedy at LA StoryFest, Bawdy, Beast Crawl, Fireside, TMI, The Moth (LA/Mpls/SF/Berkeley)
Bay Area Comic, '‘The Chicken Comic’, KPIX TV feature
Born in South Dakota, lived in Minnesota, taught school in Kenya
Humor columnist for SoulMag
Professional Improv Team, 'Flash Family'
Favorite color is tomato, favorite words: rutabaga, oleo, and wing tips