Traciana Graves, the Bully-Proof Diva

America’s Go-To Expert on Living, Working, and Being Bully Proof


As a child, Traciana Graves was bullied for 15 years, and even lost her beloved stepbrother in a horrific college hazing incident. As a result, she developed deep-seated insecurities that caused her to stand back, afraid to let her voice be heard. But with the support of her mentors, she reclaimed her personal identity and her voice, which led to a career touring the world as a songwriter and background vocalist for Celine Dion and six-time Grammy award-winning Steel Pulse.

After graduating from Georgetown University with a degree in languages and international studies, she earned a degree in organizational coaching from NYU. Traciana speaks and consults extensively throughout the country, facilitating corporate training and organizational workshops for Fortune 500 companies and hundreds of higher education institutions. Also a veteran educator, Traciana has over fourteen years’ experience teaching and writing curricula for colleges and schools nationwide. Her methods are uniquely solution-based, action-oriented, and proven to create environments that promote productivity, resolve conflict, and build effective, thriving corporate teams.

Now America’s leading bullying prevention strategist, Traciana is also the founder of Say Something Beautiful and Project Bully Free Zone, two national campaigns dedicated to ending bullying in the workplace, higher education institutions and schools. Traciana is passionate about helping people to optimize personal and interpersonal relationships at work and in their personal lives.

Her insights are regularly featured in media such as the Fox Business News, Working Mother, and AOL. Traciana was voted “America’s Most Fearless Woman” by the Huffington Post. She is known for her engaging workshops for all ages.

Traciana’s methods, which include highly interactive training and evidence-based practices, empower people to create a culture in which You can be your authentic self. With her solutions, you can take action to increase productivity, foster creative collaboration, and establish conflict-free communication. Traciana can be reached at,, on Twitter @BullyProofDiva, and through Facebook at Bully Proof Diva.