About Malai Pressley

Malai is an educator, motivational speaker, and certified academic life coach who has a passion for encouraging others. She is a natural born optimist and smiler. A University of South Carolina and Cambridge College grad, Malai holds an Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership with an emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction and a Master’s degree in Education. Malai teaches in a variety of arenas including Richland School District One, Upward Bound at Benedict College and serves as a volunteer with Impact Change Foundation.

Why Academic Life Coaching?

Malai has a passion for helping students not only survive, but thrive in learning and life. She has inspired many students with her active listening and powerful questioning. She has incredible gifts and is using them to encourage students across the globe.

Malai is an advocate for a balanced life and believes that healthy eating, a good night’s sleep, reading, laughter, and smiles are essential elements for effective leaders at home, work and the community.

What is great about Columbia?

Malai is a native of Charleston, South Carolina and has called “famously hot” Columbia, South Carolina her home for more than 20 years. She loves the comfortable living and thriving school districts. The flagship University of South Carolina rests in beautiful downtown Columbia.

Offers coaching :

In-person coaching in Columbia, SC and surrounding area(s)
Via Skype or Telephone worldwide

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