Hilda Villaverde’s career in the beauty industry as a hairstylist spans four decades. She is the owner of Pluma Designs a salon studio in Scottsdale, and is an accomplished public speaker and educator.
Hilda earned her doctorate in Religious Studies with a minor in Pastoral Counseling and has authored seven books, most recently the Living Brave series. She is dedicated to motivating and leading women to reach their highest potential in both their personal and professional lives.
Hilda loves telling stories.
Mary Beth Stern has been a public relations, marketing, and special events consultant for 20 years serving those looking to increase visibility and profit in their business. She has given a voice to numerous businesses and organizations and has brought her distinctive touch to fashion shows, presentations, and events.
Mary Beth earned a BA from St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Indiana and has co-authored four books in the Living Brave series with Hilda.
Mary Beth loves others’ stories.