Leilani R. Graham


About Me

Hi there,

I'm Leilani.  I'm a speaker, a patient advocate, and a writer, based in San Fransisco. 

I'm also a four time cardiac arrest and four-time open-heart surgery survivor, ECMO success story, former ICD-owner, Heart Transplant Recipient, and current Pacemaker-user. 

My Work


With a degree in the performing arts and a penchant for raising my hand, I am an experienced speaker for a variety of audiences. From C-level employees; to research groups; to patient advocates; I inspire, ideate, and share my experience with poise and passion. 

Latest Writing