Mikhaella Norwood
Mikhaella Norwood
Founder & CEO of 
Freelife Productions,LLC
Spoken Word Artist, Actress,
Motivational Speaker, Emcee,
Freelance Writer



2022 - Featured artist for Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.'s 102nd Founders Day alongside Viveca Fox and Shawn Stockman 

2021 - Received inaugural $10K grant to implement the first Juneteenth in the D

2021 - Named as the inaugural Passages Leader of the Year


2020 - Performed for Chaka Khan's Zeta welcome ceremony

2020 - Featured artist with Sofar Sounds Detroit

2020 - The Guild opened for Angela Davis for University of Michigan's MLK Symposium at Hill Auditorium

2019 -  Fruit: Haiku of Haikus for the Blossoming Soul Book Launch

2019 - Motown Mic Spoken Word Artist of the Year

2019 - TEDxOU (Oakland University) Speaker

"Blossoming: Keys to Fruitful Living"

2019 - NBA Pistons Equality Campaign "Losing Count"

Producer, Writer, Director, Casting, Principal Actor


2018 - TEDxDetroit Performer "Detroit: The New Sound of Motown" as featured on Watch the Yard


2018 - Spoken Word Artist for Detroit Pistons MLK Halftime Show as featured on Watch the Yard

2017 - Motivational Speaker in Warsaw, Poland as part of the Breaking Walls Program






I am Mikhaella Norwood, and as a graduate of the University of Michigan, I am changing the world one dream at a time. I am the CEO of Freelife Productions, LLC., an actress, spoken word artist, motivational speaker, emcee, and freelance writer. Through Freelife Productions, you can expect to see original content of the aforementioned different art styles, so take some time to browse this site and enjoy yourself! If you like