Peggy is a writer, musician, and creative development specialist with a passion for helping people connect with their innate creativity. Her Masters of Education in Creative Arts in Learning from Lesley University in Cambridge, MA, USA inspired her to enter the field of creative empowerment for youth. Peggy has over 30 years of experience working in the fields of group facilitation and experiential learning. She is co-author of Catch the Fire: An Art-Full Guide to Unleashing the Creative Power of Youth, Adults and Communities and the bestselling Chop Wood, Carry Water: A Guide to Finding Spiritual Fulfillment in Everyday Life. She has co-founded several social purpose business and non-profits including Partners for Youth Empowerment, Power of Hope: Youth Empowerment through the Arts, and Young Women Empowered.