Dawn Montefusco, MFA, is a transformational writing coach, an award-winning poet, author, speaker, entrepreneur and CEO of Inside Light Creative, LLC – a global coaching company focused on helping heart-centered writers break through creative resistance, connect to their authentic voice, and share their story. Recognized as a global leader in her field, Dawn’s life-changing transformative programs, speaking and events have reached more than 100,000 people in 30 countries. She is the author of, Write Your True Story: Unleash Your Creativity, Share Your Message and Inspire the World, and a collection of poems called, Stay With Me. Dawn graduated from NYU with a degree in writing and went on to achieve an MFA in creative writing from Eastern Washington University. She earned her Transformational Coaching Certification from Erickson College.