Maria Ramos-Chertok is a life coach, workshop leader, and writer focusing on personal transformation, change management, and leadership development. She is the author of The Butterfly Series: Fifty-Two Weeks of Inquiries for Transformation, a book offering thought questions for use during times of change. The book, inspired by the writing workshops she teaches, was a finalist for the 2019 International Book Awards and received a 2019 Reviewers Choice Award.
She has a twenty-year history as an organizational development consultant and trainer, including highly acclaimed workshops on sexual harassment prevention. Maria received her law degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley. She was awarded a certificate of completion for the National Hispanic Leadership Program, April 2001, at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Executive Education program.
Maria is currently working on her next book, Woman Being: Incantations on Women's Freedom.