Paula has a unique perspective on the importance of finding your voice. From the age of 18 to 34 she worked in the sex industry, mainly as a stripper. Transitioning to civilian life was very challenging.this gave her a great deal of perspective on what it's like to be a marginalized person whose voice is ignored.
The "Strive! Handbook for Awesomeness" and it's companion "The Advanced Handbook for Awesomeness". She uses these tools to help kids think about who they are and what's important to them. To help them find their voices, walk through their fear and into their confidence.
Her business, Headstart public speaking for kids, is it it's fifth year now. Paula hopes to bring this program to as many kids as possible to empower the next generation.