From Ours To Yours.....

Giving Back

Colleen has lived a very full, rewarding and unexpected life. Sharing it with whomever could benefit, has become her passion. Through writing, speaking and her charitable work, Colleen has touched the hearts and minds of people from across the globe and from every walk of life. 

If you're looking for an informative, interesting, humorous, thought provoking speaker, contact us! We can make this happen! Would you like to hear how Colleen survived against the odds...when everyone said she couldn't? She'd be happy to share and hopefully inspire others to find their way to survive this unexpected life too!

Non-profit event?  She's there...in a heart beat. Depending on location, all she would require is help with travel.

** Colleen  also offers a unique presentation geared towards high school and college aged students (High Schools, Colleges and Universities), speaking to them about sexual health, being proactive in their care and empowering themselves with knowledge, while embracing themselves as strong, worthy individuals. **

Event Options:

Colleen will motivate, educate and spread awareness while making you laugh, evoke self reflection and maybe even bring a tear. The presentation options include;

Public Speaking Events:  The time frame may vary from 10 minutes to 2 hours, depending on what you are looking for. The subject matter can be adapted to suite your audiences interests.

Public Speech: Can be tailored to accommodate your event. The subject matter can be adapted to suite your audiences interests.

**Keynote: has a minimum of 30 minutes and as much as 2 hours, depending on what you are looking for. The subject matter can be adapted to suite your audiences interests."


As an Author

Colleen is the Author of a series of  middle grade/YA  fiction fantasy novels and is happy to appear for book signings, readings and speaking events, encouraging the writer in everyone.  

As a Freelance Writer

Colleen also loves to help other people tell their stories through the written word.  If you have a story you'd like to share, go to www.americanwordsmiths.com and sign up.  You can also find some of Colleen's work there as well.  

Colleen's writing for addiction and recovery advocacy can be found @  www.soberrecovery.com.


To find out more information you can email us at [email protected] or call us at 805-351-2312

Upcoming Events

These are our upcoming events, be sure to check back in the future for more!

Date pending....check back soon! Book Reading at Jimenez Elementary School

Colleen will be reading an excerpt from her first in a series of six middle grade fiction fantasy books titled -Winter Oak: Keeper of the Realm. If you'd like Colleen for a reading event like this, or to speak on many of the subjects she does, please contact us!