Regina Essel is a Business Specialist, and Life and Empowerment Coach. She has always received inspiration through the words, wisdom and experience of others; and her desire is that her books will inspire every woman to go after her dreams and live each day with optimism, hope and grace by tapping into her own unique gifts to create the life she desires. Regina was raised in a military family (USAF) where she grew up in different parts of the U.S., and graduated high school, overseas in Tokyo, Japan. She made her way through college and jokes that she has an M.B.A. and B.B.A. in Business and a PhD in Hard Knocks. She has been married to the love of her life for 26 years and has a son.