Najah Drakes is an author, speaker, blogger, serial entrepreneur, former CFO, Work-Life Balance Strategist and Purposeful Living Coach.

 She helps ambitious women achieve success beyond their resume by taking back control of their calendar, time, and peace. I empower women to purposefully achieve success in their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual goals while balancing their professional aspirations.

While she is academically and professionally trained with over 20 years of experience in all things finance, she uses her real-life, data-rich experiences to encourage and empower women to become their most Purposeful Self.  Najah is the author of Divine Java: A Personal Affirmations Journal to Extract Your Bold Flavor from God's Divine Cup & creator of the Purposeful Prioritizer, a prioritizing tool that empowers women to clarify and pursue their priorities daily and on purpose.

She holds a Bachelor's Degree from Spelman College and a Master of Arts degree with Distinction from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Najah is the founder of Spark Her Blaze where she coaches and empowers women to spark their flame, so they can blaze their uniquely divine trail.

 In her free time, you will find Najah praise dancing, reading, writing and loving on her husband of almost 20 years and their five sons.