Living Courageously is a motivational and inspirational organization founded by LaVern Cameron, who resides in Williamsburg, Virginia with her husband Paul. LaVern currently travels to counsel individuals and speak to groups regarding her inspirational journey. She is an enthusiastic mentor and motivating life coach with a generous compassion to empower meaningful living.
In 1997, LaVern was inspired to make a difference in the world as a result of the things she experienced early in life. She is determined to take the challenges she has encountered and turn them into life lessons that she can use to help others. LaVern travels to engage and speak to large and small groups and provides one-on-one counseling for adolescents and adults on both issue advocacy and life choices.
She is the proud mother of three children Brian, an IT Director at the Pentagon; Nathan, a full-time engineer and producer in Atlanta, GA; and Caressa Cameron-Jackson, Miss America 2010 and Owner of Caressed By Design. Doting grandmother to granddaughter Kai (Brian) and grandson Tres (Caressa).
In her spare time, LaVern enjoys traveling with her sisters, interior decorating, and home staging.