Dedicated to inspiring and empowering individuals for personal and professional success, Dora Carpenter is known for challenging and motivating clients to take action and move forward in through life transitions, grief, and fear. She is a passionate, energetic, and charming presenter who engages her audience with inspiring, interactive workshops.
Working in the death care industry and assisting hundreds of families with making final arrangements for loved ones birthed her passion for coaching. Dora says "too many hopes and dreams are buried in the cemetery" and she wants to encourage people to live out their potential in the now. Hence, her mantra is "Everything in life is temporary, including life itself. Decide to say Yes! to the gift of now.”
Through coaching, training, and mentoring, Dora Carpenter offers hope, encouragement, and support as individuals navigate the challenges and adversities of life and loss. Her books provide helpful information in an easy-to-read format and are available on Amazon. She has been a guest on podcasts, radio, and television.
Dora Carpenter is a certified life coach, certified grief coach, certified consumer's funeral consultant, and founder of the From Grief to Gratitude Coach Certification Program. She is also one of a select group personally licensed by internationally known best-selling author and motivational speaker, Susan Jeffers, Ph.D. to teach her Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway® work in the United States. These workshops offer dynamic techniques for turning fear, indecision, and anger into power, action, and love.
A native Washingtonian, Dora has owned and operated several businesses and currently resides in Washington, D.C., although frequently escaping to the relaxing pristine blue waters of the Caribbean. She is the proud mother of two, Carlton, II and Christina, and the affectionate and doting grandmother of one, Madison Aniya.