Enhance Mentoring through Storytelling: Local Mentor Event

Menttium Networking Event in Partnership with U.S. Bank.

Jean Storlie

Jean Storlie

President, Storlietelling LLC

Lynn - Menttium

Lynn Sontag

CEO & Owner, Menttium Corporation

In partnership with U.S. Bank, join the Menttium Team and our local mentor community for a morning of recognition, development and networking. Come together with new and seasoned Menttium mentors in the Twin Cities to connect and learn more about our extraordinary network.


Gather at the start of your day for breakfast, lively discussion and an interactive workshop on the power of storytelling. One of the key skills required for mentors to be most effective is to be compelling storytellers. One of our local mentors, Jean Storlie of Storlietelling LLC, will lead a dynamic session on how to identify story gems through your own experiences, find the deeper meaning and apply them in your discussions with mentees to enhance your mentoring partnerships.

Wednesday, June 20

7:30am – 10:00am

*Formal program starts at 8:00 am


U.S. Bank

1 Meridian Crossings

Richfield, MN 55416


Pastries, fruit, coffee, tea and juice will be served.

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7:30 – 8:00am – Informal Networking & Breakfast
8:00am – Welcome from Menttium CEO, Lynn Sontag
8:15am – Welcome from U.S. Bank
8:25am – Mentor Spotlight
8:40am – Storytelling Workshop and Table Discussions
10:00am – Adjourn

Jean Storlie designs and facilitates process to help business teams collaborate in solving business challenges—strategic, innovation, technical, and communication. Her unique approach integrates story-based techniques into the creative problem-solving process. Over her 35-year career, she’s created health strategies for food, wellness, and healthcare companies—including 13 years at General Mills. Early in her career as a registered dietician, Jean stumbled on storytelling as a way to inspire lifestyle change in her patients/clients. Later, as a corporate leader, she wove stories into coaching/mentoring her teams and communicating with executives. In 2012, Jean founded Storlietelling LLC, which sparked a journey into storytelling that transformed her consulting work and took her passion for stories to a new level. A seasoned facilitator, Jean is certified through the Creative Problem Solving Institute and the Myers- Brigg Type Indicator. Jean also offers “Storlietelling Workshops” that teach professionals how to create meaningful stories for their business communications and leadership.