Anne-Louise Sterry is an internationally-known speaker and award-winning recording artist, author, singer-songwriter, and master storyteller. Unfailingly positive and empowering, Portland-based Anne-Louise brings energy and rare authenticity to her audiences. She performs across America and Europe in concerts and keynotes in person and as her alter-ego Aunt Lena, a cocktail of all of Anne-Louise’s exuberant Italian family.
As Aunt Lena, Anne-Louise shares a thought-provoking and hilarious approach to living life with audacious joy. She not only tickles the funny bone and regularly has people howling with laughter, but Aunt Lena goes a little deeper with her cutting-edge Mediterranean wisdom to make a real and positive difference in their lives.
Anne-Louise has a background in psychology, nursing, education, and performance art. As Aunt Lena she wrote the book “Aunt Lena’s Cucina” She has recorded and produced six CDs music and storytelling CDs, and her CD “Making Ravioli” won the 2003 Children’s Music Web Award for Best Spoken Word Recording for Older Children.
Contact Anne-Louise Sterry at Annefirstname.lastname@example.org