About Kashish Parikh-Chopra
Rebel Genius, Motivational Speaker, & Mindset Coach
Kashish is a thought leader, entrepreneur, mindset coach, and motivational speaker. She is the founder of The Rebel Genius Method, which empowers early-stage female founders and entrepreneurs to wake up from the fog holding back their potential in life. The truth is that you’re a genius; you just don’t know it yet. The Rebel Genius Method helps female entrepreneurs seize their greatness and take unapologetic action by breaking past self-limiting beliefs.
Kashish started her journey as a motivational speaker while a contestant in the Miss India USA pageants, holding the title of Miss Congeniality for the USA in 2003. As the first openly gay Miss India USA contestant, she dedicated her time and sash to educating others and public speaking on personal identity, LGBT South Asian issues, among other cultural identity and marginalization issues.
Kashish has been privileged to speak at institutions such as the University of Michigan, Harvard, Yale, George Washington University, and others across years of community partnerships throughout the country.
Kashish earned her MBA from Suffolk University, specialized in Organizational Behavior, in Boston and her Juris Doctor from Temple Law in Philadelphia.
She is also the co-founder of EOO Styles, a swag strategy and promotional product printing firm.