Virginia has been employed in the legal field for 35 years both as a litigation attorney and a judge. She has also been a single mother to four children, a victim of domestic violence, a full-time caregiver to her husband who contracted ALS and more. As a result of the challenges she faced, in both her professional and personal life, Virginia discovered the power of compassion to heal and thrive. That discovery led her to an extensive study the science of compassion.
Virginia consults with businesses, small groups and individuals to create success through the development of compassion. She travels internationally to bring the message of the power of compassion to heal and transform lives, communities, schools and businesses.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS