Lena Cohen-Hawkins is an international speaker, powerhouse business consultant, and three-time author. Her passion and expertise is emotional intelligence. Lena counsels people on how to access, understand, and regulate their emotions; in order to excel in the real world.
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.
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 as a legislative aide, and sitting on the Board for National Sales Network NJ/NY. Most recently Lena was appointed to the Commission on the Status of Women for Somerset County.
Lena has been awarded, nationally and internationally for her incredible work, enjoys traveling, and was featured in Essence’ Bridal Bliss for her fairytale Parisian Wedding.