About the Authors


Constance Bell

Author and Publisher

Constance Bell is the founder and CEO of Life Instructions, LLC. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Lawrence Technological University. She formerly served as the Secretary on the Alumni Board. Constance is a licensed insurance broker in the state of Michigan. She is the creator of “My Perfect Will”, an instructional planning guide to assist families with establishing a legacy. Constance has dedicated many years of her life to public service. Constance is a 2012 graduate of Word of Faith International Christian Center Layperson’s Bible School.


Joan Stephanie

Contributing Author

Joan Stephanie Williams is an ordained elder and President of Motivation ‘N Motion. Her passion for life has earned her the title of  “Life Enthusiast.” Her personal coaching sessions encourage and motivate individuals to identify and walk in their purpose. Her positive 

approach to life has helped to impact and motivate 

religious and business sectors across cultural lines. Joan is excited about the release of her upcoming book entitled “Cleared for Takeoff!”.


Connie Reno

Contributing Author

Connie Reno is a father, grandfather, and mentor to many. Reno has over 23 years of experience in public service with the City of Detroit. Self-taught in many trades including mechanical, 

plumbing, electrical, and carpentry:

 “Construction has been my life.” He is the sole proprietor of Reno Renovations and looks forward to expanding his company and continuing in his vision for the future of enticing, enriching, and employing the youth of Michigan.


Krishawn Peace

Contributing Author

Dedicated, determined, creative, ambitious and a go-getter are just some of the words used to describe Krishawn Peace. These traits have led her to become a successful real estate agent in the Detroit Metropolitan area and owner of Peaceful Sentiments, a line of scented candles and body butter. She also enjoys working behind the scenes in film and stage as a production wardrobe stylist.


Catherine Eagen

Contributing Author

Catherine Eagan is the CEO of Eagan Financial Group and Founder and CEO of the Wealthy Women Network. She is an ordained minister, successful entrepreneur, sought-after NSA speaker, best-selling author, and internationally respected financial expert and trainer. Her financial literacy contributions span over 50 nations in Europe, Africa, Middle and Far East, and the Americas. Now a developer and CEO of her own company, she is currently focused on constructing multi-million-dollar luxury villas in Turks and Caicos Islands, British West Indies.


Vicki Tate

Contributing Author

Vicki Tate is a Property Management professional in the Metropolitan Detroit area with over a decade of successful experience. When she is not busy overseeing properties, she enjoys working as an 

independent contractor as an On-Site Meeting Manager for the pharmaceutical

 industry. Vicki is a 2012 graduate of Word of 

Faith International Christian Center Layperson’s Bible School. Inspired by being a contributing author for "Longing to be on the Other Side of the Storm", she is currently working on her memoir.


Michelle Harmon

Contributing Author

Michelle (Mickey) Harmon, PhD, MSN, RN works as an Associate Chief Nurse for Integrated Clinical Services at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan.  She has over 30 years of experience in healthcare and has worked in a vast amount of areas within the nursing profession. Dr. Harmon has served on several schools of nursing advisory boards locally, and is a board member of the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA).  Dr. Harmon is a local, national speaker and published author.


Armonni Danielle

Contributing Author

Armonni Danielle is the owner of “Keep Your Faith” a podcast, and community of creatives who connect, collaborate, and create through faith, fitness, fashion, and media. She is also the founder of “Cute + Covered” a fashion world where young women discover their identity through fashion. Along with serving God and her community, she also is a professional model, digital stylist, retail specialist, and creative director.