The Award Winning Author
From the playgrounds of Columbus, OH, to the battlefields of Iraq, Tonya Kerrin has been serving and inspiring others for nearly three decades. The story of her journey is one of courage, resilience, and self-discovery in the face of adversity.
In her autobiography, Thank You For Your Service, Tonya recounts her experiences as a 101 Airborne Air Assault Seargent during Desert Storm. She shares how she used the discipline taught to soldiers to catapult herself into a lifetime of battles fought with various weapons – from single parenthood raising three black men in America to becoming a holistic nurse helping people through trauma and chronic ailments.
Tonya now works as a certified instructor at The Center of Aromatherapy Research and Education, a wellness nurse consultant, and a speaker passionate about helping people find their inner strength, beauty, and purpose. She also works as a one-on-one coach for those suffering from PTSD, depression, and other mental health issues.
Her story is an inspiring reminder to all of us that no matter how difficult life’s battles may be – we can overcome them if we set our minds to it. With her unique combination of biofeedback, aromatherapy, and techniques, Tonya helps to unlock the feelings of trauma and emotional pain trapped within our bodies – offering a safe and gentle path towards healing