Upcoming Events

October 29 – 31, 2016  – Women at Woodstock Retreat, Woodstock, NY

February 1, 2017 – Watermark Conference for Women, San Jose, CA

Past Events

TEDx Talk – Hunter College High School “Warning: Leaving Comfort Zone. Things May Get Exciting” – Watch video here

Smith College Club of NYC – Workshop

Long Island University Brooklyn “Voices of the Rainbow” – Speech

Pepsico Women’s Inclusion Network – Keynote/private event

PA Conference for Women, Philadelphia, PA – Thought Leader, “Transitions and Risk Taking” Panel featuring Jane Pauley

TX Conference for Women, Austin, TX –  Thought Leader “Transitions and Risk Taking” panel

MA Conference for Women, Boston, MA, Panelist, “Transitions and Risk Taking” (attendance – 1500)

Conference for Women Live Teleclass “Make 2015 the Year You Step Out of Your Comfort Zone”

Amscan, Inc – 2 “Lunch & Learn” Corporate Wellness Seminars: “What Are You Afraid Of?” and “You’ve Got Some Nerve!”

World Aquatic Health Conference, Portland OR – Keynote Speech

LiveStrong at the Rye Y – Keynote speech

Rye Y – Staff Retreat – Keynote/private event

Rye Community Library, hosted by the Rye Y – Featured Speaker

Wilton Library, CT – Featured Speaker

Book Expo America Blogger Conference – Panelist, Keynote Panel

Women’s Media Group – Workshop Leader

Asian Women in Business, “Facing Fears: Harnessing the Power Within” – Workshop Leader

MONDO, Summit, NJ “Lunch & Learn” Workshop leader

“Happier Hour” Literary Salon – Featured Speaker

MorphMom Marketplace, Summit, NJ,  Featured Speaker

Women at Woodstock Retreat – Woodstock NY – Keynote Speaker and Workshop Leader

SOME NERVE RETREAT at Purple Crayon Center, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY – Retreat Leader

Purpl – Hastings on Hudson, NY -“Next Acts: A Some Nerve Workshop for Reinventing Moms

Rivertown Mamas “Random Retreat” Dobbs Ferry, NY – Guest speaker

Hunter College High School Alumni Association – Featured Speaker, fall kick-off event

Mothers & More – Webinar for members

PEN American Center New Members New Books event

Women’s Media Group Annual Business Luncheon at “21” Club – Reading – Members only

Turn of the Corkscrew Books & Wine, Rockville Center, NY – Panel discussion

Listen to Your Mother Anthology Book Launch at Book Court, Brooklyn, NY

Barnes & Noble UWS Listen to Your Mother Anthology reading

RiverArts First Time Female Authors Panel, Dobbs Ferry, NY

Bike Expo, Women’s Biking in NYC – Your Questions Answered panel discussion, book signing

Mothers & More Virtual Book Club  on Facebook (members only)

Galapagos Books Community Booksigning

Harlem Yoga Studio Book Club Discussion

Barnes & Noble Central Ave, Yonkers NY – Signing

Forever Books, St. Joseph, MIv- Reading/Signing

Temple Beth Emeth v’Ohr Progressive Shaari Zedek, Brooklyn, NY – Guest speaker
Book Court -Launch event, reading, book signing
Lit at LarkLark Cafe, 1007 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

Hillside Elementary School PTSA New Book Fair,  talk/signing

Galapagos Books, Hastings on Hudson, NY  – Local Authors and Illustrators Booksigning, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Northshire Bookstore, Manchester, VT

Northshire Bookstore, Saratoga Springs, NY

Antoinette’s Patisserie, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Garcia Street Books, Santa Fe, NM

Fiamor Boutique, Women’s Healing Circle. Dobbs Ferry, NY

Books and Wine Book Club, NYC


Speaking Engagements

Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau


For book signings and in-store appearances:

Katie Freeman, Associate Director of Publicity, Riverhead Books


Email Patty here.