ABOUT

WHY CHOOSE LENA?

     For 15 years Lena Cohen has dedicated her life to helping others find happiness, peace, and success. She’s an internationally known and requested TED Speaker, decorated community activist, highly sought after executive coach, and author of two life changing books; “Stop, Drop, and Roll” and “EQ and You.” As a Masters Level Clinician & Corporate Trainer, Lena counsels people on how to access, understand, and regulate their emotions; by developing a heightened sense of self-awareness to achieve emotional intelligence.

 

     Lena has acquired such a high level of emotional intelligence from her past experience working in the fast pace, demanding news rooms of CBS; working on the number one television news magazine show in the country. She also attributes a vast amount of her knowledge and growth to a host of life difficulties which she outlines in her TEDTalk. She uses that experience to help people focus on self-development, advancement, and fulfillment in their careers and in their personal lives. She does this while also placing a high value on things like happiness, peace, and fulfillment. Still promoting a life of balance, which includes satisfaction in the areas of physical health, relationships, mental wellness, and spirituality.

 

     In addition to her professional career as a speaker & trainer, Lena runs her nonprofit "Women Operating in Opulence," works with Assemblywoman Tucker carrying out important issues of the community, and contributes to National Sales Network NJ/NY Chapter as a Board Member and Philanthropy Chair. As a result Lena has been awarded and recognized nationally and internationally for her efforts in serving others. 

AUTHENTIC

Bold and dynamic speaker with a unique combination of academic excellence and real life practical knowledge!

EDUCATED

Known for presenting content and programing that brings about growth and excellence. 

 

ENGAGING

Presentations are interactive, memorable, and fun.

EXPERIENCED

TED Speaker, published author, highly sought after executive coach, and successful entrepreneur.

PASSIONATE

Genuinely committed to the community and helping people find success

 

INFLUENTIAL 

Recognized and awarded nationally internationally for her excellence as an entrepreneur and community leader  

AWARDS & CITATIONS

2018

FEARLESS WOMEN'S SUMMIT HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA 

FEARLESS INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER 

2018

NORTH CENTRAL VICTIM SERVICES - LEADERSHIP 

WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT, VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION, AND KNOWLEDGE AS A KEYNOTE

2018

K.I.S.H MAGAZINE - TOP 30 UNDER 40

POWERFUL WOMEN THAT DREAM BIGGER 

2017

SMALL BUSINESS BOOT CAMP FOR WOMEN  

TRAILBLAZER AWARD

2017

GRAND MARSHAL 

S.O.F.I.A - COMMUNITY ACTIVIST & SUPPORTER 

2016

CHAPTER OF THE YEAR AWARD - NSN NJ/NY

EXECUTIVE TEAM EXCELLENCE

2015

SYMBIS - CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

FOR COMMITMENT AND PASSION

2014

OMG INC - WOMAN OF THE YEAR

BLACK WOMEN IN MEDIA

2014

U.S. ARMY - CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION FOR EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE AND SELFLESS SERVICE

2012

KEAN UNIVERSITY

CERTIFICATE OF DISTINCTION

2011

CLIFFORD BUSH AWARD

EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNICATION