Mary LoVerde believes life is a balancing act. Her passion is finding creative ways to live a joyful and successful life. She has delighted audiences from Bangkok to Biloxi with her step-by–step strategies for a more balanced life. Embraced by both men and women alike, her diverse client list spans from the Mayo Clinic to the American Trucking Association. Mary presents a wealth of uplifting insights and innovative ideas for taking small steps in the right direction for a less stressful, more satisfying life.
Mary is an internationally recognized expert in life balance strategies. She is the author of three best selling books: Stop Screaming at the Microwave, Touching Tomorrow, and I Used to Have a Handle on Life but It Broke.
Mary has also been a guest on the Oprah Winfrey show four times; featured life balance expert on ABC World News Tonight with Peter Jennings and on an ABC 20/20 special on stress.
She served as a graduate school professor for Chapman University for sixteen years, and on the faculty of the University of Colorado School of Medicine as the Director of the Hypertension Research Center for fifteen years.
Mary has published her original research in the New England Journal of Medicine (twice) the American Journal of Medicine (four times), the Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, Stop Clinical Research, Hypertension, the Journal of Internal Medicine, the American Journal of Hypertension and many other peer reviewed journals. She has won a Nellie Westerman ethics prize for her work on informed consent.
She served as the national spokesperson for the Better Sleep Council, and as the national spokesperson for Camp to Belong, which reunites brothers and sisters placed in different foster homes.
In addition, she is a contributor to the best selling books Chocolate for a Woman's Soul, Chocolate for a Women's Heart and Health magazine's book, Young for Life: The Best Antiaging Secrets for Women; and has touched millions of readers through her articles in prominent magazines and newspapers, from the Wall Street Journal to Family Circle.
Mary lives with her family in their living laboratory in Aurora, Colorado.