About

Pat Brooks

Patricia published her first memoir Gifts of Sisterhood as a celebration of her sister’s life and is currently working on another memoir and a narrative/non-fiction work. The non-fiction is on her recovery from trauma and surviving violent crime twice.  The memoir will be a group of short stories.

She has written many articles, short stories, edited university curriculum and developed a career of seminar presentations.  As an inspirational and motivational speaker, she has contributed to the development of successful men and women for many years.  She makes her home in Scottsdale, Arizona, maintains a blog and continues to develop the Scottsdale Society of Women Writers.

Patricia added her publishing consulting business in 2007 to her repertoire as a publishing consultant/author’s partner – www.brooksgoldmannpublishing.com   she helps potential authors through the maze of independent publishing with a “jump start” launch to their books by putting the team together to make independent publishing an exciting journey.  She has her authors’ titles listed on her website along with descriptions of the books –enjoy.

Front Cover only - Gifts of Sisterhood mediumPatricia L. Brooks Seminars, LLC features various topics on writing, publishing and marketing for the author and aspiring writer. She has operated her seminar business www.plbrooks.com since 1996 and continues to be available for speaking engagements.

Patricia currently speaks out on the topic of Stop the Violence against Women as part of her research for her next book.  She is available to speak to your group.  Her Journey from Grief to Gratitude workshop that supports Gifts of Sisterhood features Patricia’s personal experience and expertise in dealing with grief.  Her mission with this workshop is to enhance the spirit of the attendee’s experience and share in their path to gratitude.  Satisfaction is always guaranteed.

Patricia is an active member of:

  • The Scottsdale Society of Women Writers (president/founder)
  • AZ Authors Association
  • The Phoenix Writers Club

Patricia has been a university faculty associate for over 20 years and is currently affiliated with Arizona State University’s Osher Life Long Learning Institute.  She holds a Masters Degree in Organizational Management, the Advanced Toastmasters designation and was named to Who’s Who Amongst America’s Teachers.

 

Patricia L. Brooks brings to Brooks Goldmann Publishing Company, LLC 14 years experience teaching business courses at the university level, 12 years as a home-based business owner, 20 years as a coach and trainer and 7 years as a member of writing and publishing related organizations. She is now working on her second book, along with her client efforts, to stay in tune with both sides of the publishing aisle.

Masters Degree in Organizational Management – President/Founder – Scottsdale Society of Women Writers – President/Owner – P. L. Brooks Seminars, LLC – www.plbrooks.com – Published Author – AZ Authors Association Non-fiction Award Winner – Associate Faculty – Morrison School of Business – Arizona State University – Polytech Campus – Member – Phoenix Writers Club, AZ Authors Association, AZ Book Publishers

Earl L. Goldmann offers additional insight from his experiences as a former teacher, coach and business owner. Earl is currently writing two manuscripts and enjoys being an American History buff. Masters Degree in Education – Retired – History and Government Teacher – Oregon – Retired – Women’s Golf Coach, Men’s Basketball Coach – College and High School – Oregon Formerly employed with Laidlaw Brothers of River Forest, IL and The American Book Company of Cincinnati, OH

They are knowledgeable in all facets of publishing having spent several years learning their craft together as a partnership before launching Brooks Goldmann Publishing Company, LLC. They are available to you for a FREE one hour consultation over coffee and a proposal of their specific services.