Michelle Vandepas, author, publisher and risk-taking purpose and business coach. Tedx speaker and lover of those who forge their own path. Currently Michelle is a visibility, writing and book publishing coach. Her class, The Purpose of Your Book, is featured in APSS Book Selling University. She’s your go-to gal for getting your message out in a bigger way. A successful business consultant, she has started three multi-million-dollar companies, produced a documentary, and has been an adviser to top-level business people, politicians, and already visible coaches and authors. A Doctor of Divinity, she brings a spiritual bent to her work. Michelle studies Tai Chi for meditation in motion. She’s been married 35 years (!), is a mom to one daughter, grandmother to six, and has been a foster mom to ten. She enjoys easy hikes, ballroom dancing, and Lindyhop and travelling worldwide. Her favorite vacations include India, Honduras and Florida!