Tamara Pelosi earned her Doctorate in Education in 2007, but it was the ‘school of life’ that was her principal teacher. Recipe to Empower Your Life was born out of her own experience and motivated her to come forward and reveal her personal life for the sole purpose of helping other women..
In 1992 she co-founded “Sunshine Prevention Center”, a youth and family center which is located in Port Jeff Station, New York. Dr. Pelosi was responsible for creating and teaching programs that were based on the community’s needs. . Throughout the years, Tamara has created numerous parenting workshops, developed programs specifically for teachers, and facilitates support groups that help empower women to gain their independence.
Dr. Pelosi has been the recipient of numerous awards attesting to her charitable character. In October 2009 Dr. Pelosi was honored by the Suffolk Domestic Violence Coalition for her “courage”; in September 2009 she was accepted into the Women on a Mission Organization for her ‘mission work with women and children’; 2005 Tamara was inducted into the Long Island Volunteers Hall of Fame; 2004 she was presented with ‘The Women of the Year’ award for creating a variety of programs that serviced the youth and family of the local community; in 1998 Tamara was awarded “Suffolk County Volunteer Award” for outstanding service to the youth of Suffolk County, New York.
In 2018 Dr. Pelosi self- published a workbook “Recipe for Creating a Peaceful Classroom”. In addition, to creating a comprehensive Early Childhood teacher training program. In 2021, Tamara published her Self-Help guide book for women “Recipe to Empower Your Life: A Woman’s Guidebook to Self-Empowerment.
Dr. Pelosi is the Co-owner of “100 Days of I & A – Inspiration and Accountability”. The mission of this social network is to guide and inspire women to make a commitment, to be accountable and to inspire other women to be the best version of their self physically, mentally and spiritually.