“I was 44 when this all started and it broke me,” Kucharz said. “To be a teen today and deal with the level of cyberbullying that’s taking place is frightening. We really need to take a step back and make the cyber-world safer for the next generation.”
“Long Island woman harassed by stranger online wins in court,” by Rachel Uda, Newsday, November 10, 2017.
Lisa-Michelle is a recognized expert in career, effectiveness, work-life balance, and positive psychology coaching and training. She is an adjunct professor, speaker, coach, and professional with leadership experience in marketing, communications, new media, business development, and human resource management.
She earned her undergraduate degree at Binghamton University (SUNY), certification in Human Resource Management at Fairleigh Dickinson University, and MBA at the University of Derby. Lisa-Michelle completed her certificates in positive psychology and positive psychology coaching through the highly acclaimed Wholebeing Institute. She received her coaching certification through the Coach Training Alliance, an ICF-accredited training program based on rigorous experiential learning.
Lisa-Michelle helps people achieve remarkable goals and dreams, transition careers, develop strategic business plans, establish optimal work-life balance, find greater happiness at work and in everyday life, create stress-relief routines, and more.
Lisa-Michelle Kucharz was the victim of cyberbullying and harassment for a long period of time. Her ordeal was traumatic and devastating, but she chose to fight back. She shares her experience and lessons learned while navigating law enforcement and the judicial system.
Greatly impacted by the increase in youth suicide from cyberbullying and bullying, she’s dedicated to prevention advocacy. She’s teaming up with legislators and advocates to review current laws and consequences, and provide suggestions to help diminish cyberbullying for youth and adults.
Lisa-Michelle would like better resources provided to law enforcement to handle the epidemic of online hate that is ruining people’s lives. She encourages inspirational programs in schools to help foster empathy and respect, as well as programs and resources for youth in engaging in cyberbullying.
When she’s not working passionately to help others increase their success, well-being, and happiness, she enjoys hiking, traveling, cooking, baking, reading, and spending time with friends and family. She is a 2018 52 Hike Challenge Finisher, completing 67 hikes for the year.