Angela M. Scaperlanda Buján was born in DeKalb (IL), in 1968. After obtaining her Master’s degree in Intercultural Administration at the School for International Training in Brattleboro, Vermont, Angela spent seven years working throughout Latin America with not-for-profit, national, international, and governmental organizations. She is a certified executive coach, writer, speaker, organizational consultant, and professional facilitator, with experience in management. She built her own consulting business and has worked with global clients both in the US and abroad. Angela has four children together with her husband. The loss of their firstborn child in infancy, due to complications with Trisomy 18, strengthened her commitment to fostering respect for the sanctity of life.