Alicia M. Rodriguez is a Conscious Living expert, inspirational speaker and personal advisor to professional women who seek to thrive in work and life. She teaches busy professional women (and men) simple ways to make more purposeful choices and enjoy everything an extraordinary life has to offer. Throughout her life she has been driven by an insatiable curiosity to understand life, spirit and humanity. She is the author of Manage Your Life Before Life Manages You and EveryDay Epiphanies. She is also the President of Sophia Associates Inc. an international leadership development practice where she works with visionary leaders, executive women, creative and social entrepreneurs and change agents on Conscious Leadership practices. She writes, blogs and speaks on issues of conscious living, purposeful leadership, women’s issues and spiritual evolution. She is the founder of Oasis in Ecuador, her home and retreat center on the Pacific Coast of Ecuador.