Author & Child Advocate
“Triumph of the spirit” is the only way to describe Regina Louise’s trials as an orphan discarded by most, if not all, the adults in her life. Her life story is one of a child who prevails against all odds, whose resilience shines through each attempt to break her, and whose sheer will to not only survive, but to thrive, is a beacon to us all. Read More >
Oprah Audition: The Regina Louise Hour
"It is hard to imagine how one person can hold a room of 1,000 people in a quiet, unmoving trance. But that was exactly what Regina did for close to 40 minutes. With such openness and honesty Regina retold the story of her life, a life that is not too dissimilar to the life that many of our children have experienced. Regina brought to life the suffering that too many children have and continue to experience in communities throughout our country. Regina’s courage and resiliency amazed and inspired everyone in the room and was a call to action to address child abuse and neglect in our world. Regina left an indelible mark on everyone that was in the room and on our agency!"