Melissa Rosati

 Melissa A. Rosati, CPCC, is a certified professional co-active coach (CPCC) and the owner of Melissa's Coaching Studio, LLC. Her clients are writers, artists, and social entrepreneurs.

Host of 31 Voices March, an Internet radio program and podcast series dedicated to women remaking the world through writing and the arts, Melissa believes in every woman's creative talent and immense capacity to make a difference in communities worldwide. Committed to her clients and their challenges in a complex world, Melissa nurtures relationships grounded in trust and compassion. Within her vast network, she connects clients and contacts to resources that will expand their personal and professional reach.

An Ambassador for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Melissa serves her community by providing information at health fairs and meeting with community leaders to advocate for improving healthcare access and wellness services. In addition to leading community workshops on creativity and wellness, she is also the founder of Experience the Harmonies of Healing, a salon concert series for blood cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers.

An award-winning publisher, Melissa has lead strategic initiatives and teams in the areas of business planning, reorganization, partnerships, content acquisition, print and digital product development, contract negotiation, staff training and development, and global market planning for publishers such as HarperCollins College, Van Nostrand Reinhold, Routledge, and McGraw-Hill International. These experiences and skills enrich her approach to coaching and consulting with clients who face daunting professional challenges.

At Pace University, where Melissa is an adjunct professor of publishing, she co-leads the U.S.-China Publishing Dialogue and designs and delivers executive training programs for Chinese publishers. She is also co-founder of Writers, Readers, Publishers: Present Tense, Future Bold, a special-interest group focused on publishing issues in our culture and society.

Melissa earned her coaching certification from the Coaches Training Institute. Currently, she is working toward her certification in Organization & Relationship Systems Coaching offered by the Center for Right Relationship, a premier global program, fully accredited by the International Coaching Federation. Melissa is a member of the International Coaching Federation, the Creativity Coaching Association, and the Women's National Book Association.

Award-winning Biographer Deirdre Bair was no "Good Girl"

This morning, did you catch Lynn Povich's interview on CNN?Povich's new book is titlted The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses and Changed the Workplace.  I've ordered the book. I'm in....more

Standing Up to Sex Traffickers

Today at Cooper Square, I was among the New Yorkers standing up for the women and children who are victims of sex trafficking, which is modern-day slavery. ...more

An Interview with Deirdre Bair, Literary Journalist and Award-Winning Biographer

It was a thrill to interview Deirdre Bair. She wrote the biographies of Simone de Beauvoir and of Anais Nin.Here's the link.  Melissa A. Rosati, CPCCHost, 31 Voices March Radio...more

Are You Gloria Steinem at Heart?

Recently, two dear friends from All Souls Church surprised me with a ticket to see Gloria Steinem at the the 92nd Street Y last night. I am grateful to have friends who listen so carefully to my interests....more