Lena Cohen-Hawkins is an international speaker, powerhouse business consultant, three-time author, and corporate trainer. Her passion and expertise is emotional intelligence, especially as it relates to diversity and inclusion, and corporate culture. Lena counsels people on how to access, understand, and regulate their emotions; in order to excel in the real world. This is clear in her works “Stop, Drop, and Roll” , “EQ and You.” and “Brilliant Resilience.”
From working with companies like CBS, Prudential Financial, RWJ/Barnabas, United Way and The United States Army, to gracing the TED stage telling her inspiring story of triumph; Lena’s impact is felt in a mighty way. She attributes a vast amount of her knowledge and growth to a host of life experiences in addition to her formal education; receiving her BA in Communications and Masters in Human Service.
In addition to speaking and training, Lena keeps busy by remaining connected to the community through servant leadership with her non-profit “Women Operating in Opulence,” working on staff for Assembly woman Tucker, and sitting on the Board for National Sales Network NJ/NY. Most recently she was appointed to the Commission on the Status of Women for Somerset County. Lena has been awarded, nationally and internationally for her incredible work.
Why Choose Lena?
Bold dynamic speaker with a unique combination of academic intellect and real-life practical knowledge.
Known for presenting customized content and programming that brings about growth and excellence.
Presentations that are interactive, memorable, and fun; which provides an opportunity for experiential learning.
Over 10yrs of speaking and teaching through workshops, corporate presentations, panels, webinars, etc.
Genuinely committed to helping people find success, especially as it pertains to diversity and inclusion.
Recognized and awarded for her excellence as an entrepreneur, community leader, and women’s advocate.