is an accomplished professional and businesswoman. She has owned
and operated a successful spiritually-based retail store, The
Winds of Change, for over five years where she showcases her
artwork and an all-natural bath and body product line Mayas
Medicinals among other items. Maya is a Reiki Master
of eight years, holds a Bachelors degree in Microbiology and
Cell Science from the University of Florida, studied Acupuncture
as an apprentice in Florida, and is currently pursuing her Masters
degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine in Manhattan. She is also
deep into her studies as a Certified Massage Therapist.
In addition to being a full-time
mother of six children, accomplished artist and writer, entrepreneur,
and natural health guru, she is the co-founder of Kobis
Korner, a not-for-profit organization to help abused children,
and will head its Recovery Through Arts and Alternative Medicine
program. She is an outspoken advocate for the rights of abused women,
children, and the elderly. She conducts workshops on surviving against
insurmountable odds, self-empowerment, manifestation of ones
dreams, and healing the mind, body, and soul through thought.
Maya is available for motivational
talks and seminars, and for book signings. If you are interested,
please write to her at Creatorswinds@aol.com
or The Winds of Change, 339 Wyoming Ave, Wyoming PA 18644.