Captivate the Room

Raising Powerful Girls with Maria Fuller

April 1, 2019

Welcome to the show!

If you have daughters or work with girls or women in any capacity then you don't want to miss this episode.

With me today is Maria Fuller and she is an expert on women's issues and raising powerful girls.

In this episode Maria and I talk about what it takes to raise a powerful girl, 

How voice is key to successful communication,

Challenges for girls and solutions for them,

and more!

 

Guest Bio

Maria Fuller is the Founder and Thought Leader behind RaisingAPowerfulGirl.com an online education and community platform that connects professionals from all over the world to parents raising girls to educate and empower them on their parenting journey with the goal of fostering Independence, Leadership and Strong Personal Identity in Girls so they can change the world. Maria is also the founder of the EmpoweredGirlMovement.com and their online web application for girls called the EmpoweredGirlApp.com for Clever, Creative and Inquisitive Girls which focuses on the 6 tenets of Mindfulness, Gratitude, Purpose, Mindset, Relationships and Humanitarianism. Her work has been featured on Google and Yahoo news, the Rachel Ray show, numerous online publications and she is a contributing writer for Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global.   

 

Maria Graduated from Stony Brook University Medical Center with a BS in Health Science, minor in Emergency and Disaster Management and concentration in Women Studies. She holds a Certificate from MIT in Leadership in Times of Disruption and A Certificate in The Science of Parenting from UC SanDiego. She worked as a critical care paramedic for years until a permanent injury on the job caused her to change her life direction with work but not without first teaching her of the importance of Independence, Leadership and Personal Identity which are the foundations of her work.

 

She is a mom to two little girls and has spent nearly a decade working with women of all ages to help shed unhealthy beliefs and breakdown stereotypes surrounding pregnancy, motherhood, body image, self-esteem, parenting, women in leadership and much more. Maria is a frequent speaker and presenter on women’s leadership, girls empowerment and the role social media and technology plays on girls self-esteem, confidence, and brain health. 

In addition to the websites listed above, you can also find Maria on Instagram at r.maria.fuller