Mary Lou Kayser

Welcome, Team PYP!


Mary Lou Kayser is the Founder and CAO (Chief Adventure Officer) of The Kingfisher Experience, teaching timeless leadership and communication principles with a touch of imagination, contrariness and fun.

She is a popular workshop facilitator, coach and host of the PYP Podcast, as well as the author of several interesting books including Personal Branding Secrets for Beginners.

Mary Lou has been a white water rafting guide in Alaska, a high school and college English teacher, a website developer, a ghostwriter and a mom.

She has traveled extensively throughout the United States and abroad, enjoying many exciting adventures including climbing the Great Wall of China, cycle touring both islands of New Zealand and body surfing on Manly Beach in Australia. She enjoys tailgating before Oregon Ducks football games and loves whichever NFL team where Marcus Mariota is the quarterback. Mary Lou believes that with daily practice and some discipline, everyone has the capacity to authentically lead and express themselves in a way that brings them and everyone around them greater happiness and joy.

Interested in working with Mary Lou? She currently welcomes genuine inquiries about her leadership and writing programs, as well as her podcast. Contact Mary Lou here or reach out on Twitter @MaryLouKayser