Lia is a multifaceted individual with passion for writing, reading, & helping people. She spent 18 yrs working for the American Embassy in the Philippines & immigrated to the U.S. in 2012.
Lia recently fulfilled her “Mission Africa” a mission designed to help 5 teenage girls learn how to set & achieve their goals. She’s inspired to create another mission called “Mission Philippines” which was eventually the impetus for her first book, “What We Know For Sure.”
Prior to being an author, she joined World Pulse in 2013 where she shared stories & wisdom with the community. She also continued her writing as a citizen journalist with CNN iReport & became a recipient of the “CNN iReport Spirit Award in 2013. She achieved her lifelong goal of becoming a flight attendant in 2014.
She currently resides in Florida and New York, where she remains dedicated to her writing and her love of travel and people.
Lia lives her best life with grace, gratitude, happiness & strength.
To spread inspiration in the world, through authoring inspirational books, and to be an advocate for immigration.
I love to hear inspirational stories, and share them so other people including
myself would learn and be inspired as well.
My first book is a result of my manifestation. It’s a skill we can learn & practice to achieve our goals. I would be glad to be a mentor.