About The Speaker
Monica Barnett is the Founder and Chief Image Curator of Blueprint for Style, a Washington, DC-based wardrobe styling and personal branding company with global reach. Monica has over 14 years of styling and branding experience and has been featured on many stages around the world. The foundation of every presentation is the importance and power of the first impression, and how it shapes our next steps and interactions. Across Ms. Barnett’s distinguished career as a wardrobe stylist, she has had the privilege to partner with major corporations to fine-tune their employees’ style and brand; and the opportunity to work with corporate executives, politicians, and world-class athletes. The goal is always to develop a more intentional approach to curating one’s outward appearance to align with one’s lifestyle and aspirations. As a black, female entrepreneur, Monica is a two-time author, wardrobist, speaker, influencer, and educator who advocates for the communities with whom she identifies.