About Sunny


About Sunny:

Prior to becoming a life coach, writer and motivational speaker, Sunny Simon spent twenty years in the field of human resources. It offered everything she was seeking, an opportunity to be a talent scout, a compensation guru, and a consultant to management. Her professional HR career provided numerous opportunities to coach individuals at all levels, up to and including, CEO’s.

During her corporate career Sunny worked for both Fortune 500 companies and start-ups in Silicon Valley. In addition to Sunny’s private coaching practice, she currently teaches career management for Mullin International, a global provider of outplacement solutions.

Sunny originally hails from the mid-west. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree at Central Michigan University. Upon graduating from college and typical of her nickname, “Sunny” she fled the cold climate and found a place in the sun. She has resided in both Florida and California.

Sunny, a self-described incurable optimist and master change agent is passionate about writing. In addition to her blog, she doles out life and career advice in a weekly column published in the “CV Weekly,” a widely distributed regional publication.

Currently she makes her home in Rancho Mirage, California with husband John and their dog Zolton. Sunny loves the community and actively works to make a difference. She is the Treasurer of the Palm Springs branch of the National League of American Pen Women and has held various board positions for the American Business Women’s Association, Trendsetter Chapter. Simon also served on the board of Palm Springs Writer’s Guild and the Desert Sunrise Chapter of Soroptimist International.

For information on Sunny’s coaching business, see our sister site at www.raisethebarhigh.com