L.Y. Marlow is an award-winning author and sought-after empowerment speaker whose journey took her from a legacy of domestic violence to the opulence of corporate America; and now to a life devoted to community service. Her inspiring story is a testament to transforming one’s story into their life’s purpose.
As a former corporate executive with over 20 years overseeing and executing strategic programs for the government and private sector, L.Y. has combined her corporate expertise and passion for community service into a rewarding career as a social entrepreneur and the visionary behind Saving Promise.
Saving Promise is a movement born from one woman’s hope to stop the cycle of violence in her own family. It is inspired by L.Y.’s story of four generations of mothers and daughters in her family who survived more than sixty years of domestic violence.
Regularly featured on national and local TV, radio, blogs, and print L.Y. is a dedicated and sought after empowerment lecturer and spokeswoman for empowerment and prevention. Her authentic voice—an ordinary woman with an extraordinary story and vision—sets her mission apart. L.Y. is the author of the award-winning Color Me Butterfly and the highly acclaimed A Life Apart. She currently resides in Maryland.