Meet the Authors
30-Inspiring Women, Spanning 8 Countries
Jan Fraser is a CSP® (Certified Speaking Professional) who brings authenticity, creativity, energy, and sparkling humor to her keynotes, training and coaching.
She lives with her husband in Bermuda and Lake Las Vegas and delights in her eight grandchildren and destination family reunions while devoting time to Relay for Life and charities.
Victoria Chadderton is a trainer and speaker, working with individuals to achieve their goals in a short amount of time. She enjoys making memories with her family, through travel and adventures.
Ann Smith Gordon is an MBE, (Member of the British Empire), registered nurse (retired), former business owner and President of PALS, cancer charity for over 25 years.
She is a gifted photographer descended from one of the founding settlers of Bermuda in 1616 and still resides there today writing her memoir, “Tales from the Triangle.”
Andreava Kasianchuk is the founder of Create and Fulfill Consulting where she enjoys helping small business owners get clear on their "why?" to intentionally sprinkle this into all that they do and see profound results. In her off time, you'll find her playing outside, mainly on her skis and mountain bike, where she feels most alive.
Dr. Mori Morris-Mitchell, former college professor taught undergraduate and graduate social work for nearly 20 years. You may contact her at: drmorimorrismitchell.com
She currently resides in Savannah, Georgia.
Debbie Prinster is a lifetime educator, devoting the last 20 years of her life to her calling as an elementary school teacher of students from Kindergarten through 6th grade. She and her husband, Steve have four children ranging in age from 14 to 20 and reside in Highland, Utah.
Sakshi Salve is a Professional Executive Coach, Canfield Success Trainer and author of the best-selling book- The Big Indian Wedding. She lives in New Delhi, India and is an avid traveller, a qualified chef. and extremely passionate about Urdu poetry.
Su Stacey has worked in finance for the past 40 years and as of 2020 she created ABCs with Su, a bookkeeping/consulting company.
She loves being creative; cooking, crafting, writing, and spending time with her family, friends, and her 13 year old malti-poo, Tuka.
Barbara Blue works in the world of Finance, though also used to do some script writing part time. She lives on the west coast of Ireland (a Galway Girl) with her daughter DeAnna who fills her life with much laughter and joy!
Ilka V. Chavez is a #1 international best seller author, speaker and a fervent leader with an extensive track record for helping leaders, communities and organizations reach their highest potential. She loves people and life.
ILKA is owner and President of Corporate GOLD, the Go To Leadership Consulting Expert For The Health Care and Allied Health.
Lorna Granger is inspired by her profession and honored to be a part of the healing of those who have invited her into their journey of life through the healthcare system. When she isn't helping others, walking and kayaking ignites her inner peace through its beauty and grace of authentic naturalism.
Fauzia Khan is a certified trainer who helps women redefine themselves and reclaim their power during divorce and other transitions.
Fauzia loves to read for pleasure and personal growth. Books keep her relax, learn, and discover new things.
Diane Palmer, co-author of an Amazon number one best-selling book, Twist the Throttle to Fuel Your Success has learned the value of investing in yourself and has become a successful self-taught stock investor (with an average return of over 130% over the last 10 years).
Diane Palmer does not dream her life, she lives her dreams. She loves finding the joy in the little moments and that’s what keeps her moving forward, and striving to get better, do better, and be better.
Bernadette Ridge is a software sales specialist, Miracle-minded life-coach, trainer and soon to be a TEDx speaker. She hails from Ireland but now lives on Spinnaker Island, near Boston MA, where she spends her time spreading her own unique style of joy and happiness.
Angela I. Schutz is the Managing Director and Founder of Driven To Succeed Consulting LLC, a career development and executive coaching service aimed at empowering people to find their ultimate career potential.
She is also a prolific author, writing books and stories about such topics as finding the perfect job, gratitude, survival, joy, and online dating. She loves to entertain family and friends by hosting dinner parties, card parties, and movie nights. She resides in Connecticut.
Paddy Briggs has developed a career as a practice management consultant, speaker and trainer specializing in dentistry – she has recently expanded her business into working with women as a transformational coach.
She lives on beautiful Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada steps away from the ocean. As much as Paddy loves to travel, she is always so grateful to come home to her happy place on the beach.
Dr. Alice Cheung is an educator, motivational speaker, Canfield certified trainer in the Success Principles, and success coach, who coaches young professionals and high achievers to uncover possibilities and advance in careers, life, and relationships. She loves doing voluntary work, passionately serves at her church, and happily lives with her husband and children.
Robin Eldridge Hain developed Recovery Strong Community- an anti-stigma addiction collaborative platform that provides programs and resources to support a Recovery Strong Community.
My husband of 34 years and I are blessed with the positive energy in Sarasota, Florida and Silver Lake, NH where we build memories with family and friends.
Lila Larson is a Executive Coach; Certified Canfield Trainer in The Success Principles; Certified Canfield Trainer in The Canfield Methodology; Certificate in Train the Trainer Virtual Skills Bootcamp; Certified Consultant for the Barrett Values Centre Leadership and Coaching; Certified Consultant for the Barrett Values Centre Culture Assessment; Certified in Emotional Intelligence using EQi 2.0.
She is also an Author, speaker, Creator of The Focused Leader Philosophy: Clarity, Focus, Results; Founder of the “Up Until Now” coaching and consulting services, mother, and a photographer.
Jennie Ritchie is an author, speaker, certified trainer and coach and is passionate about helping women live their best life. She and her husband, Wally, have been married for 33 years, have three children, one grandchild and reside in Newport Beach, CA.
Kristin Sparks is an author, speaker, philosopher, and philanthropist. She currently lives in sunny, spectacular, Sarasota, Florida with her wife, pug and kitty. She can be reached through her website at kristinsparks.com
Cindy Stewart is a registered nurse of 43 years, a business owner and avid community member. When not with family or friends, she is found volunteering or challenging others to "dream bigger".
Nancy Carlson is the owner of Farm to Table Market where she makes it her top priority to deliver quality customer service. When she's not behind the counter, she always makes sure to carve out time for fun because life's a quick ride.
Gayle Dillon is an Ordained New Thought Minister that refuses to wear her halo too tight. Her biggest joy is helping others discover their joy.
Gayle Dillon is happily married (2-practice husbands to get there) with two grown sons and nine grandchildren. Her favorite time of the day is 3pm when she, Paul and their Toy Australian Shepherd take a time out to read, talk and relax.
Trisha Jacobson is an intuitive and compassionate teacher, a certified success principles trainer and best-selling author who engages her readers, audiences and coaching clients; teaching conscious, subconscious and heart-centered tools to raise confidence, connect with purpose and create results that lead to more joy, happiness, success and fulfillment. She is also the founder and owner of Ripple on Silver Lake, a wonderful, heart centered retreat center nestled in the beautiful lakes region and White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Maria Elena Laufs is a university lecturer and motivational trainer. She lives in Germany and Spain enjoying all the joys both cultures have to offer.
Starr Pilmore is an Intuitive Life Coach and Aroma Freedom Practitioner with over 30 years’ experience as a nurse. Following her life altering bout with cancer, Starr set out on a new journey to lead an InJoy Life inspiring and helping others to do the same. InJoyJourney.com
Grace Rosales is a Certified Trainer in the Success Principles and a Canfield Certified Trainer as well as having certification in Barrett Values - Leadership and Coaching. She shares this training with the world as a success coach for women professionals to help them reach their goals and dreams and live a happy and fulfilling life.
Grace happily lives with her significant other, Daniel in Marina del Rey, CA along with their 2 lovable labs, Fred and Lucy.
Cherylanne Thomas has received her MBA and several certifications focused in the area of Sales, Executive Coaching, and Leadership Development.
Cherylanne resides in Metro D.C and lives to bring joy to the world in both her professional and personal encounters.
Jane Williams is a Performing Artist & Mask Designer and works as an Energy Worker releasing people's blocks to their best foot forward. In her spare time she serves as staff for her loving tuxedo, Louie-Louow and is a member of the Michigan State Alumni Band... Go Green! She can be reached through janeawilliams.com