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Maryanne O'Brien

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Maryanne O’Brien has spent decades guiding people and cultures to foster open communication, cultivate empathy and deepen trust. She has a depth of experience building iconic brands, purpose-driven organizations, and small businesses. Her background in advertising, consulting, and corporate coaching taught her how to use the power creativity, insight, and inspiration to help people and businesses consciously transform. Maryanne received a BA in journalism from the University of St. Thomas, in St. Paul, Minnesota. She has continued to grow through experiential learning, reading, and teaching. She lives on a hobby farm just outside of Minneapolis, where she stays connected to nature. She is wild about spinning, meditation, and making raspberry jam. Visit her online at

Books by Maryanne O'Brien