Charlene is a proud member of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, The Global Speakers Foundation and a certified Life Coach with the Certified Coaches Federation. She has a wealth of life experience and knowledge that she brings forward to teach and help people to live a positive, healthy lifestyle, filled with personal growth, centered on love and truth. She developed a very keen interest in drug education and drug abuse prevention. Charlene has witnessed first hand how mental illness and drug abuse has a challenging and damaging effect on people's lives. Further, the extent that these affect families and communities. Charlene is a professional singer, having performed at hundreds of community events and social functions since 1994.