Janet Bray Attwood is the co-author of the New York Times Bestseller, “The Passion Test-The Effortless Path to Discovering Your Life Purpose,”and “Your Hidden Riches – Unleashing the Power of Ritual to Create a Life of Meaning and Purpose.” She is also co-author of “From Sad to Glad: 7 Steps to Facing Change with Love and Power.”
As an expert on what it takes to live a passionate life, she has presented her programs as a featured speaker to hundreds of thousands of people around the world including, The Dalai Lama, Sir Richard Branson, T. Harv Eker, Jack Canfield, Lisa Nichols, Stephen Covey, Brendon Burchard and others.
Janet has taken hundreds of thousands of people through The Passion Test process all over the world. Janet is the co-founder of The Passion Test Certification Program, which has over 3000+ Certified Facilitators in over 65 countries. Janet is also the co-founder of The Passion Test for Business, The Passion Test for Kids & Teens, Enlightened Bestseller program, The Passion Test Reclaim Your Power Program for the homeless and The Mastery of Self Love Program.
Janet co-founded one of the first online magazines, Healthy Wealthy n Wise. Prior to becoming a top transformational leader, Janet worked in the corporate world. In one of her positions, she was the marketing director for the 3rd largest book buyer in the United States, “Books Are Fun,” managing the marketing department of for over 40 marketers. It was during her tenure there that the company was purchased by Readers Digest for 360 million dollars.
Janet is a facilitator of “The Work of Byron Katie” she is also a facilitator of the environmental symposium, “Awakening the Dreamer – Changing the Dream” and a “Certified Strategic Synchronicity Leader.”
Janet is a founding member of the Transformational Leadership Council that Jack Canfield, the co-author of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series, created after taking Janet’s Passion Test.
For her ongoing work with the homeless and kids in lockdown detention centers, Janet received the highest award for service from the President of the United States, “The President’s Volunteer Service Award.” Janet received the “World Peace Flame Award” from the Life Foundation International for her work in promoting peace.
In 2013, Janet was knighted by The Order of the Orthodox Knights of St. John in Recognition of her commitment to the Healing of Humanity. In 2016, Janet received The Transformational Leadership Council award for her excellence in leadership.
Janet presently lives in Europe and travels the globe. For 27 years she lived in Fairfield, Iowa, (your favorite vacation spot!) a community of over 3,000 meditators from around the world.
Janet has been a practitioner and teacher of the Transcendental Meditation Program for over 45 years. (That makes Janet around 47 years old!)