Charron Monaye, Founder of Pen Legacy® & Best-Selling Author
From a struggling mother to Amazon best-selling author, Charron Monaye is an adored storyteller and groundbreaking writing expert who has evolved into a Who’s Who in America’s Arts and Literature. With over twenty-five years in the industry, Charron has been recognized, nationally and internationally, as a literary game-changer who does not mind adapting words into legacies.
Dedicated to facilitating the growth and evolution of individuals ready to win, Charron has contributed her pen to the literary industry for over two decades. Her body of works includes twenty published books in six different genres, five Amazon best-sellers (with six-figure sales and winner of various awards), staff writer for CNN iReport and Philadelphia Association of Paralegals, contributing author for 20+ book publications, the ghostwriter of 12+ books, award-winning playwright, blogger, and editor-in-chief of madisonjaye.com, and creator/writer of five stage performances. She has also been featured in several major press publications, including CBS, NBC, FOX, Sheen Magazine, Philadelphia Tribune, Huff Post, Vine Magazine, and DivaGoals Daily, to name a few.
A woman of passion, vision, and purpose, Charron embodies a no-nonsense approach in her message and teaching style. Transparent, truthful, and wise, she is a living testament to the value of “Loving the Real You” and the power in knowing how to “Stop Asking for Permission & Give Notice.” Charron uses real-life solutions and straight talk to deliver her consistent message of speaking to teach, living your best life, and the importance of building a wealthy legacy.
Today, Charron is the founder of Pen Legacy, LLC. This groundbreaking literary company helps individuals share their stories and provides a platform to elevate their voices through book publishing, literary coaching, and the adaptation of books into scripts. From its inception in 2015, Pen Legacy, LLC. has published 50+ authors with 20+ becoming Amazon best-sellers. In addition, Pen Legacy authors have secured global distribution, paid speaking engagements, national press campaigns, New York Times billboard advertising, and Fortune 500 training roles.
Charron has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from West Chester University, a Master’s in Public Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management, a Certificate in Paralegal Studies and Life Coaching, and a Doctor of Philosophy (Humane Letters) from CICA International University & Seminary. She was also appointed as “Fellow of the Most Excellent Order of International Experts (FOIE)” in the field of entrepreneurship from the United Nations and has been awarded and recognized for her work as an author, book publisher, and playwright.
Charron is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Order of Eastern Star and First Baptist Church of Crestmont. She resides in Wesley Chapel, Florida, and is the proud mother of two sons, Christopher and Craig.