Being a good leader means you fill a lot of roles. You’re a listener, a customer service provider, a visionary and a problem solver. With a little magic from Summer, you can learn to do it better.

Summer Jelinek is a keynote speaker, eSpeaker certified virtual speaker, and workshop trainer helping organizations control their chaos. She has 20 years leadership experience working with companies such as Walt Disney World, Disney Institute and H-E-B/Central Market.

Her passion is connecting with audiences around the world-particularly audiences looking for the magic in leadership. She is a no holds barred, authentic and engaging speaker who delivers rousing keynotes and workshops.


Creating Magic – Successful Change Management from the Board Room to the Frontline

What do the internet, the iPhone and MyMagic+ have in common? Each has revolutionized the customer experience. With technology changing at the speed of light, what makes some companies successful at rolling out new technologies? Is it magic? In this conversation, you will dive into change management utilized on the front lines of Disney and beyond and discover why some companies are successful and how their success continues to ripple through the Customer Experience…even today.

5 Keys to Unlocking Your Leadership Potential

Derived from Summer’s experience working as a leader with Walt Disney World and Disney Institute, The 5 Keys to Unlocking Your Leadership Potential will open you and your audience to the Magic of Leadership, an easy to implement model that shows how you and your organization can take very specific steps to create and maintain a high performing culture.

Are We There Yet?

It feels like the world has been in upheaval for years…even though it has only been one year. With pandemics, social unrest, and massive amounts of change in place, even the fullest of buckets is finding itself depleted. In this pixie-dusted conversation, you will join Summer Jelinek, prior Walt Disney World leader and current HR professional, as she shares her tips, tricks, and just a sprinkle of magic for navigating the current challenges.