Brenda Balding

Brenda Balding

Brenda L Balding RN, MA. Spiritual Guide for Women Who Struggle With Food or Body Image, author, and energy healer. 

Brenda devotes time every day to support and expand her own spiritual journey of discovery for health and healing. She aids others in their self exploration by sharing her own experience related to food, food behaviors, body image, and spiritual connection.

Brenda has been in the care giving arena for most of her life. She has a Masters in Human Services and many doctoral courses as well. She is also a level two Reiki Healer as well as an energy healer. She may be an added support to any health modalities you currently use, and is not a replacement for any.

She has found that as long as she continues on the road of discovery, willing to learn about herself, expanding her relationship with her Higher Power, there is much to share and assist others to discover.

Cornita A. Riley

Cornita A. Riley

Cornita A. Riley is a 44 year veteran in the criminal justice field, specifically in the area of Corrections. She retired as Chief of Orange County Corrections in July 2018. Prior to her serving the citizens of Orange County, Ms. Riley served in numerous leadership roles with the Florida Department of Corrections (FDOC). Her last position with FDOC was Regional Assistant Warden. She is the founder and manager of Motivating People to Rise Higher Consulting Firm, which specializes in leadership development. She is also an adjunct instructor for Valencia College School of Public Safety. She is considered a subject matter expert in the field of Corrections. She is passionate about providing valuable leadership training and development for criminal justice professionals and particularly for women. She is a graduate of Florida State University and earned her Masters in Public Administration from the University of Central Florida.

Barbara Alexander

Barbara Alexander

A highly sought after intuitive coach, mentor, speaker and astrologer

Barbara has over 30 years of corporate and entrepreneurial experience working with
executives, senior leaders and teams across a variety of leadership and business
challenges.

Her expertise is in helping women leaders and entrepreneurs courageously embody the fullest, most authentic expression of themselves so they can live on purpose and reach limitless success on their own terms. Her unique approach empowers her clients to tap into their highest potential through their personal astrology, transform into the women they are destined to become and co-create the life they were meant to live.

Like many high achieving women, Barbara followed the traditional path to success by going to a good school, climbing the corporate ladder and accomplishing just about everything she put her mind to. Material reward came early in her career followed by a growing family. When she hit a career plateau in mid-life, the title and recognition became less important.

When Barbara heard the call to make a greater impact in the world, she left a successful Corporate career with Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Compaq/Hewlett Packard and Young and Rubicam/Wunderman to pursue the entrepreneurial path as a Certified Professional Coach. While building her coaching practice, Barbara developed a passion for astrology and began actively applying it to her life and business. As she became more aligned with her own personal astrology, she began helping others do the same to reach their highest potential with clarity, confidence and courage.

Barbara received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Fordham University. She also received certifications in coaching from the Institute for Professional Education in Coaching (iPEC) in Shrewsbury, NJ and advanced coaching credential (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF). She has additional certifications in Emotional Intelligence (EQ-i 2.0), Leadership and Corporate Coaching, and Business and Personal Astrology.

Barbara is also Co-Founder and Board member of James Volpe Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to help youths in the local community reach their highest potential in education and sports. She currently resides in Monmouth County, New Jersey.

Jessica Reidell

Jessica Reidell

Jess Reidell is an intuitive Life and Business Coach who specializes in supporting small businesses and spiritual entrepreneurs with sales skills and consensual selling. She has a BA in Theatre from Roanoke College and a Master’s in Performance from Louisiana State University. She received her coaching certification from the Martha Beck Institute and has been in the coaching world for over seven years. She previously worked in Corporate America as a National Franchise Trainer for an international weight management company. She prides herself on her self-taught strategies for “ageless living” and her motto In life has always been” to have a great time, NO MATTER WHAT”

Jess grew up in the Caribbean on the island of Jamaica. She relocated to Florida in 2021 from Atlanta Georgia and lives in Dunedin with her husband Dave and mischievous American Eskimo Dog Cinco. Jess and her husband recently took up boating and they can typically be found out in the bay with the dog and their friends. 

Mindy Scarlett

Mindy Scarlett

Mindy Scarlett, Managing Director of the Scarlett Creative Group, specializes in helping coaches, consultants and thought leaders write a bestselling book to shine a light on their brand, gain visibility and increase revenue.  After running a full service in person marketing company in New Jersey for almost a decade, she moved to Florida, just in time for Covid lockdown and had to pivot her business.

She “niched down” to providing four ways that a business owner can cross the bestselling author line: Done for You (full concierge version), Done with You (coached version), Workshop (group coaching) and Anthology Books done through the Center of Influence Community.  The most important part is that she uses her 30 years’ experience in marketing and branding to ensure each client is writing the best possible book for their business!

Lil Barcaski

Lil Barcaski

Lil has been a self-starting entrepreneur for her entire 30 plus year career.

For the last 15 years, she has been the CEO and project manager of GWN Publishing and Virtual Creatives – a marketing firm based out of Tampa Bay. She is a much sought-after ghostwriter, coach, and consultant. She has ghostwritten dozens of books in the business, memoir, and even fiction genres.