Chaena Hollist, LMSW is a licensed master social worker, minister, personal growth strategist, healthcare leader, author and speaker committed to encouraging, equipping and elevating others.
As a transformational leader and prophetic voice, Chaena helps people heal, grow and develop into the best version of themselves. Those interacting with her appreciate her personable and practical approach to helping them extract wisdom from their wounds and passionately pursue their purpose.
Chaena is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington where she earned a Bachelors of Social Work as well as a Master of Science in Social Work and has many years of experience in the fields of healthcare, wellness and trauma recovery.
Chaena has also earned a Master of Ministry degree from United Theological Seminary where her focus was biblical leadership and church renewal. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Ministry focused on Transformational Leadership.
As a survivor of sexual abuse as a child and acquaintance rape as an adult, Chaena knows firsthand how it feels to experience pain, betrayal and brokenness. After experiencing healing, restoration and being equipped for her divine purpose, she now has a passion to help others reclaim their significance and reach their highest potential.
Chaena loves to sing and snuggle up for a good television show. She strives to live a lifestyle focused on creating impact and creating memories. Her favorite memories to create are the ones that involve her husband and best friend, Prince Hollist, and their two beautiful children.