As an award-winning author of several Christian books and a highly sought-after keynote speaker, Dr. Damola Treasure Okenla is dedicated to uplifting others mentally, spiritually, and emotionally. A certified life coach and transformational prayer strategist, she has mastered helping her clients grow and develop spiritually into the men and women they are called to be on the earth.
As the president and founder of Life Encounters, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to self-discovery and recovery, Damola facilitates seminars, workshops, and retreats to usher others into purpose fulfillment. Her organization, like her books, is a small reflection of her passion and mission for advocating spiritual freedom and empowerment.
As an ordained minister, she served as an associate pastor, teacher, counselor, coordinator for women’s ministry, and intercessor for over 25 years at the Redeemed Christian Church of God. Through her work, her innate ability to transform lives through ministry and God’s message of hope speaks loud and clear long before she says a word. In her last ministerial assignment with RCCG, which was at Jesus House Chicago, Damola served as the lead intercessor and coordinated prayer ministry events under the leadership of the senior pastor.
Holding a Doctoral degree in Pastoral Psychology,  She is also a Board Certified Masters’s Mental Health Coach. Damola has Master’s degrees in Public  Administration, theology, and Christian Counseling; She is a Professional Certified Christian Coach and Professional Certified Life Coach; she specializes in marriage and pre-marital counseling, stress management, traumatic care, life after divorce, and women’s issues. Having overcome traumatic relationship experiences, she has an empathic heart for singles and women seeking hope amid trying to get out. Her program, Divine Connections by the Well, was born from her personal experience and determination to ensure no other girl or woman will go through such trauma. For more than ten years, she has partnered with individuals and groups to inspire and motivate others to live the life God intended for them to live—assisting them in rebuilding and recovering from losses and setbacks in life.
Also, Damola serves as the president and founder of Hilltop Publishing. She assists Christian authors with publishing and social media management for their book projects—positioning them for excellence in the marketplace. She is the founder of Treasured Woman Coaching LLC. Apart from ministry, Damola works as an accountant and project manager. She is also a faithful member of the American Association of Christian Counselors;   She is a member of The Institute of Internal Auditors and The Project Management Institute PMI®. More than anything, Damola is on a mission to help others discover their true potential, live a life of purpose, and earn a profit.
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