Ileen Bocanegra


Founder of Living Encouraged, author of My Journey With God, and speaker who helps women fan into the flame the gifts from God while building an intimate relationship with Christ.  Ileen has empowered and inspired women globally through every Bible study she has created and taught.

Yolanda Silva


Director of Strategy and Business Development.  With over 15 years of experience advising and strategizing  in corporate world and her huge heart for God, Yolanda brings creativeness and her passionate perspective to Living Encouraged.  She brings forth a kind and loving spirit that boast with praise and encouragement for others, lifting them to greater heights.

Kimberly Edwards Herrod


Mompreneur and contributing writer for the She Is Brave devotionals.  Kimberly is passionate about sharing devotionals that help encourage and inspire the everyday woman in their daily walk with God, while juggling the daily experiences of life.