Lacey C. Clark! aka “Ms. Phenomenal Everywhere” is the multi-faceted personification of expressive art, rich culture, soulful global travel, and fierce femininity who inspires people everywhere. With the wisdom of Iyanla Vanzant, artistic grace of Maya Angelou, and as much passion for international cuisine, culture and the human condition as Anthony Bourdain, Lacey excites and educates with tales of her stereotype transcending travels. She inspires women of all backgrounds to stay true to self. Her beliefs in self-love and empowerment are reflected in her thriving brands Phenomenally U, Phenomenal Everywhere, and Sisters’ Sanctuary. Collectively, the brands impact the world by providing inspirational messages laced with self-esteem boosting content. With a career span of over two decades,
Lacey C. Clark!’s work has reached over 20 countries and 5 continents, touching the lives of millions both online and offline. Who knew the insecure little girl from inner city North Philly would push past her constrictions to live on 5 continents and impact the globe with her everywhereness? She cultivated her artistic abilities at the historic New Freedom Theatre in Philadelphia where she was educated in theater, vocal, and dance.
Once one who hated her image, she learned to embrace her identity while impacting a diverse audience. Artistic visions matured while attending the Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts. She graduated as a Founders Scholar from the world-renowned Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. Impassioned by the call to empower, Lacey founded Sisters’ Sanctuary LLC to uplift the self-esteem, self-worth, and self-image of women and girls in a disempowering media climate.
Based on the realities of Lacey C. Clark!, Phenomenal Everywhere is a three-in-one treasure: one-woman stage play, audiobook, and budding lifestyle brand. This autobiographical coming of age story spotlights “Phenomenal”, a spunky brown American girl who finds her voice while living abroad. Her phenomenality unfolds in ways that shatter the confines of what it means to be female and Black in a colorful world. “Phenomenal” shows us what it means to travel inward and experience the world outward. From being Clear Channel Radio’s Unsung Shero to being awarded the State Representative V. Lowery Brown Image Award, Lacey C. Clark! has a résumé full of numerous awards and achievements.
Her work has been recognized by BET, Radio One, and Heart & Soul and Rolling OUT magazines. She has delivered hundreds of keynote speeches, workshops, Inner BeauTea Parties, and summits and partnered with organizations such as Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, The American Cancer Society, and World Federation of Mental Health. Lacey C. Clark! has spoken on platforms along with Les Brown, Hill Harper, and Dr. Robin Smith as well as joined forces with Jill Scott’s Blues Babe Foundation to help raise the self-esteem in young women. She is the author of Celebrate HER Now! and Phenomenally U and a former radio personality at WURD 900 FM with her segment “Phenomenal Philly”. Lacey has worked with the likes of Dr. Maya Angelou, Spike Lee, and Dr. Sonia Sanchez. Eager to continue the work of Phenomenal Everywhere, Lacey C. Clark! is currently preparing to share various iterations of her story through television, film and of course, theater.