Guest Profile

Colleen Haggerty

Colleen Haggerty is the published author of her memoir A Leg to Stand On. In it she tells the story of forgiving the man who caused the amputation of her leg.  She also has numerous essays in anthologies. Colleen is a dynamic speaker and shared her story of forgiveness as a TEDx speaker in Bellingham, WA. Colleen leads workshops in self-empowerment and leadership at the local community college. She is Executive Director at Our TreeHouse, a nonprofit that provides support to children and families grieving a death.