Faced with the daily struggle and associated pain of unhappy relationships, Lesli Doares decided she needed to leave the confines of her practice and go big. Having overcome the legacy of divorce in her own family, Lesli will be the first to tell you that “happily ever after” is possible. With a contagious passion for strong and healthy marriage, Lesli’s ability to use self-deprecating humor in a gutsily direct way bonds her audiences and allows them to consider their own lives from a new perspective of hope and possibility.
Lesli is the author of Blueprint for a Lasting Marriage: How to Create Your Happily Ever After with More Intention, Less Work based on her 5 Step approach to marriage. She also writes the A Fearless Marriage Blog where she addresses common challenges to today’s marriages.
Lesli and her husband Steve have been married over 25 years and have two children. They currently live near Raleigh, North Carolina.