Rhonda Revelle

Softball coach Rhonda Revelle speaks at the Lincoln Inspire Awards on Wednesday.

Rhonda Revelle told the hundreds of attendees at Wednesday's Inspire — Celebrating Women's Leadership Awards at Pinnacle Bank Arena that there are five keys to living an inspired life.

The first, the longtime Nebraska softball coach said, is to "be you," and to understand that that's enough.

The second thing, Revelle said, is to look in the mirror.

She challenged the audience members to look into the mirror intentionally and "see in your eyes your truth."

The other three keys Revelle focused on were embracing fear, making sure to have an inner circle and shining your light.

Keep reading for FREE!
Enjoy more articles by signing up or logging in. No credit card required.

"The world needs our light, and we shine our light by being the absolute best version of ourselves," she said.

Revelle, who was the keynote speaker at the event, did not discuss her recent two-month suspension during an investigation into player concerns about mistreatment. She was reinstated Aug. 25.

Meet the 2019 Inspire Award winners

Get local news delivered to your inbox!

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Business editor/reporter

Matt Olberding is a Lincoln native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate who has been covering business for the Journal Star since 2005.

Load comments