Lifestyle Influencer. Award Winning Author. Social Change Agent. Educator. Wife. Mother.
Tiffany approaches each day with grit & grace. Motivating women to live authentically by creating their own lane on their own terms is her life’s work.
Tiffany received her bachelor’s degree from Governors State University and graduate degree from Argosy University, the College of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences with a master’s in Human Service Management. Licensed by the state of Illinois, she is a Real Estate Broker. Tiffany’s education and professional experiences have landed her opportunities to utilize her expertise across various platforms.
She lives the best of both worlds as an entrepreneur and professional change maker where passion and purpose collide. Tiffany is the Founder and Executive Director of Aspirations of Life, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 2009. She manages all aspects of the organization from volunteer recruitment, board development, program creation and implementation, operations, and marketing. Tiffany manages appropriation of grants and contracts. Over the last decade, she has spearheaded countless programs and service initiatives positively impacting the lives of 2K individuals.
As a Parent Support and Community Engagement Specialist, she works collaboratively with families, educators and community partners ensuring the needs of children are met holistically. Tiffany leads development and implementation of educational opportunities for parents by leveraging internal resources and community partnerships. Recently, she was invited to speak at a statewide conference as an expert in the area of Parent Engagement and Building Strategic Community Partnerships.
Tiffany instructs Corporate and Continuing Education classes to high-risk participants between the ages of 18-24 years old. She takes pride in teaching employability skills through the use of motivational strategies resulting in suitable positions to obtain employment.
Tiffany is the lead author of, “Grace”, a cross-generational book written by thirty-five women, ages 29-95 years old. Each author shares letters filled with advice they’d give to their younger selves. “Use Your Wings Girl”, her mantra and second book is a workbook journal that takes readers on a 40-day journey to spiritual and personal growth.
As Creator and Principal Consultant at Connect with Tiffany Marie, she is also a consultant. Tiffany promotes positive change in the lives of women by helping them reach their personal goals. She believes women should walk in the fullness of who they are and all that they are destined to become. Through one-on-one and group sessions, she helps women excell through personal doubt and fear, triggering personal strength and inspiring them to unleash their golden potential by using the power within.
Tiffany has been featured on various radios shows and publications such as Soul 106.3, Inspiration 1390, ArtSoul, and Rolling Out.com. She is sought for her expertise in the areas of Starting a Nonprofit, Parent Engagement Strategies, Steps to Writing your 1st Book and Employment Readiness. When she’s not pouring into the hearts and lives of others, she’s spending quality time with her husband and daughters. Tiffany’s favorite quote is one by Michelle Obama, “Success isn’t about how much money you make. It’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.”