She went from being a scientist to an exotic dancer at the age of thirty-four. In 2000 she founded Self Appeal and in 2004 produced the woman-empowering DVD, Art of Sensual Dance Series, Striptease for Real Women. For fifteen years she’s empowered women worldwide to stop people-pleasing and comparing themselves to others, eliminate perfectionism and stop obsessing about appearance, and transform their current relationship or find smart romance in a new one.
She’s been interviewed in San Francisco Bay Area and San Jose newspapers, television and radio, been featured on FOX news and published in Men’s Health Magazine. She’s spoken at Universities, and the National Organization of Women. She recently published the story of her own journey to self-love and respect, From Sex Appeal to Self Appeal: One Woman’s Journey to Recover Her Body, Her Sexuality Her Self.