ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Star Bobatoon is an accomplished attorney, dynamic trainer and award-winning speaker.
Her high-energy and engaging style makes a lasting impact on her audiences and clients. Star’s background in employment litigation and diversity counseling allows her to connect with diverse audiences, further enhancing her effectiveness as a speaker, trainer and executive coach.
Star has trained and shared the stage both nationally and internationally with world-renowned motivational icon Les Brown. As former Program Manager for Les Brown’s speaker training program, Star created programs, facilitated training and coached new speakers.
Star trains and speaks on many legal topics including diversity, discrimination and harassment and Family Medical Leave Act. Her passion, however, is empowering and inspiring adults and young people in the areas of leadership, personal development and communication. Star encourages her audiences and clients to embrace their inner light and become the STARs they were born to be.
Star is especially committed to organizations that support parents with special kids. She is a volunteer, speaker and workshop leader for informal support groups and national organizations including Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Her greatest accomplishment is being the proud parent of “two of the most beautiful children in the history of children.” Her youngest is her daughter Xanthia and her eldest is her son Hurricane. Hurricane has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and is the inspiration for this book. For more information about Star Bobatoon visit www.StarBobatoon.com
Published on Jun 7, 2011
When her 5-year-old son was first diagnosed with Duchene Muscular Dystrophy, the first question Star Bobatoon asked was “Why Me?” Several ye...