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I inspire individuals to make a choice, take a chance and BE the change they wish to see.
I am an empathetic and compassionate speaker who loves to encourage and empower others .
We are not defined by our worst moments.
Founder and Executive Director of Firm of Purpose Organization
I’m here to help. Grieving Back to Life is dedicated to love, peace, and the power of unity.