As an entrepreneur, international speaker, mentor, best-selling author, philanthropist, licensed CPA for 35 years and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, Sharon Lechter is the premier expert for ﬁnancial literacy and mentor for your success. She is the co-author of the international bestseller Rich Dad Poor Dad, and has written 14 other books in the Rich Dad series, having built that empire into the world’s leading personal ﬁnance brand.
Starting in 2008, she began working with the Napoleon Hill Foundation to help re-energize the brand. She has released three bestselling books in cooperation with the Foundation, including Think and Grow Rich-Three Feet from Gold, Outwitting the Devil, and Think and Grow Rich for Women. Sharon has also released Save Wisely, Spend Happily, in cooperation with the American Institute of CPAs.
Sharon has worked with major brands and institutions such as the America Institute of Certiﬁed Public Accountants, Disney, Warner Books, and Time, Life and served two American Presidents, advising them on the topic of Financial Literacy. As CEO of Pay Your Family First, she has dedicated her entrepreneurial efforts to the creation and distribution of books, games, curricula, online programs to support individuals, business owners and families to master their money and create success on their terms.
Everything about Sharon’s career centers around impacting others to improve their ﬁnancial IQ, access untapped potential personally and in business, and be at their best.
A committed philanthropist, Sharon also gives back to world communities as both a volunteer and benefactor. Sharon’s contributions have been recognized globally. Sharon has been honored with the prestigious International Proﬁle Donna Award by Proﬁle Woman. She has also been awarded the Lifetime Achievement award by Habitude Warrior International and with a Lifetime Achievement Award from The Best You. Most recently in 2018, Sharon has been honored by In Business Magazine’s Women of Achievement with their Linda M. Herold Lifetime Achievement honors, with a Global Voice Award from the World Woman Foundation, and as a Trendsetter by Trends Charitable Fund. In addition, Sharon has the distinct honor to be the only woman inducted into the Personal Development Hall of Fame and one of only a few honorees to receive the Gold Medal Award in Literary Achievement from the Napoleon Hill Foundation.
Sharon Lechter combines her passion and expertise with class and charisma to deliver dynamic presentations for audiences around the world. She is recognized globally as an expert on many topics, including personal ﬁnance, leadership, entrepreneurship and wealth building.
Known for her commitment to providing valuable information as well as actionable steps, Sharon approaches every engagement as an opportunity to positively impact the lives of each individual in the room. She takes time to get to know the mission of the organization and serves the desired outcome for the event. Sharon listens to other speakers, takes time to interact with audience members and intentionally participates to add value throughout each event. Sharon has spoken to audiences across the United States and all over the world, including the UK, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Ghana, Uganda, China, Brazil, and Ireland.
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Vice Chairman-National Bank of Arizona
“Sharon champions her message by sharing it in ways that are compelling and relevant and by living the example for others to follow. An extraordinary mentor to many, she has inspired the rest of us to become the best form of ourselves.”
Greg S. Reid Award Winning Author and Speaker;
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