Charlene is a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, Global Speakers Federation and Certified Coaches Federation.

As a professional speaker, she inspires others to Step into Greatness, through powerful keynotes, workshops and life coaching about self-awareness, healthy relationships, mental wellness, addiction and recovery, spiritual living, and life purpose.

Charlene began her writing career, in 2017, as a co-author in The Change, Book 12, a global self-help series of books.In 2018, she released her first solo book, The Piñata Theory™ What’s in Your Stuffing? and earned best-seller status on Amazon Canada: Self-Help: Transformation.

Precious Pinata – The NEW STANDARD in Children’s Health, Safety and Wellness!

Charlene brings her authority and wisdom to teach children in a realistic, creative and huggable way, through her new educational products for children—Precious Piñata™ collectable character & Precious Piñata™ What’s in Your Child’s Stuffing? guidebook. Parents, educators and healthcare professionals are raving about Precious Pinata’s uniqueness and life-changing significance.

Precious Piñata™ is the only educational toy in the world with stuffing. Through the use of seven colorful balls found in his zippered belly, Precious prepares children (5-10 years) for everyday life and informs them of potential dangers. The bright fluffy balls, called Precious’ Stuffing, represent life experiences and correlate with lessons and topics in the book. Each describe the healthy or unhealthy effects of beliefs, actions and words, on self and others.

Charlene has served the community for twenty-four years through her singing, music, volunteerism, and career in law enforcement. Charlene was honored with several awards for outstanding dedication to the community, including saving a life. She is a recognized leader who spearheaded several drug education projects, fundraisers and events. Charlene loves to sing. She performed the US and Canadian national anthems for the Detroit Tigers and has sang at hundreds of events in Southwestern Ontario, Canada.

Charlene hosted her first live talk show—The Charlene & Co. Victory Celebration in 2017, featuring women who shared powerful stories about perseverance and achieving victory over adversity. Charlene’s work has been featured on Canadian television and radio, including CBC, CTV, Global TV, National Post, Windsor Star, CKXSFM, CKSY, CFCO, CKLW, CFPL, New WI, Q107, City TV; Ontario Provincial Police Review, The Drive Magazine, Windsor Life Magazine, One Tribe Magazine, Chatham Daily News, and more.

 Charlene has sang at, or spoken for these organizations:

  • Chatham-Kent Chamber of Commerce
  • Detroit Tigers, Detroit, Michigan, USA
  • Chatham-Kent Toastmasters on The Thames
  • Pretty In Pink – Women’s Inspirational Day
  • Diversicare, Tilbury
  • Ontario Government Volunteer Awards
  • Chatham-Kent Health Alliance
  • Chatham-Kent Dental Association
  • Thamesview Family Health Team, Chatham
  • Tilbury & District Family Health Team
  • Options Niagara, Hamilton
  • Akwesasne Family Wellness Group
  • MoMonday’s London
  • Kincardine Family Health Team
  • Delaware Nation 
  • Chatham-Kent Recovery Day
  • Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit
  • The Women’s Economic Forum, Windsor
  • Charlene & Co. Celebrate Victory Event – CEO
  •  From The Heart (Windsor)
  •  Kincardine Family Health Team
  •  Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit
  •  Authorfest Fundraiser, Montreal

Charlene’s Books

Co-Author in The Change Book Series (Book 12)

The Change Book series is published worldwide and quickly climbing the best seller charts. Chances are this book contains what you need to take your life to the next level. Each chapter will inspire you, as every co-author in the series gives you a gift of transformation delivered in a powerful and authentic manner.

Click to purchase The Change, Book 12

Creator of The Piñata Theory™

Charlene’s book, The Piñata Theory (link to buy book on Amazon – working on this…) is a delicious and witty theory about the totality of life experience, stuffed within the subconscious mind.

Discover The Piñata Code™ — how to heal, forgive and evolve from adversity. Charlene asks, What’s in Your Stuffing?” Are you ready to Rock Your Piñata?

Topics: Life Transformation, forgiveness, healing, adversity, global change, breaking social paradigms – addiction, racism, mental health.

Her book gave birth to Precious Pinata™ a world-exclusive educational character and book for children.