Lynn Kitchen is passionate about helping others to achieve their dreams, create wealth, live purposefully and contribute to an enlightened world.
As a partner in Applied Futurist, Lynn provides custom-designed Strategic Advisory and Creative Business Growth Services for clients seeking to broaden the visibility and reach of their uplifting messages.
Lynn is also the creator of the “Cutting Edge Master Mentor Series," a video interview show featuring notable visionaries, thought leaders and change agents, as well as TheCafeofDreams.com, an online platform for empowering one’s dreams. Lynn is also a founding partner of The Four Dames, a collaborative coaching company, and producer of NinetyO’s.com for seniors.
As a speaker, Lynn’s keynote talks are a catalyst for creative empowerment. Her original performance of “The Café of Dreams” is sought after as fun, yet thought-provoking entertainment at seminars, corporate and special events.
Lynn draws from a 34-year career as a financial principal, owner of investment advisory firms and investment portfolio manager. She continues to be a Director/Owner of a prominent money management firm in Southern California. Lynn was one of the first women to have owned her own investment broker-dealer in Los Angeles, California, and she taught investment courses to adults for over 15 years at the Pacific School of Finance.
Currently, Lynn is the Board Chair of the Spirit Awakening Foundation, working to provide mentoring programs to at-risk and incarcerated youth. She is actively developing a collaborative plan called “Mentor UP for Youth” and sponsored by the Café of Dreams.
Lynn holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing from California State University, Long Beach, and has held advanced finance degrees including Licensed Financial Principal and Options Principal, as well as levels toward a Certified Financial Analyst (CFA). Lynn lives in Longboat Key, Florida with her husband and enjoys tennis and biking.