Meet Judith Kolva

Meet Judith Kolva, Ph.D., Personal Historian, Founder/CEO Legacies In Ink, LLC, Speaker

“My legacy is to preserve your legacy.” ~Judith Kolva, Ph.D.

"Meet Judith Kolva, Ph.D., Personal Historian, Founder/CEO Legacies In Ink, LLC, Speaker"Dr. Judith Kolva is a professional personal historian and Founder/CEO of Legacies In Ink, LLC. She is a trusted interviewer, expert researcher, gifted writer, engaging speaker, and accomplished executive who navigates Fortune 500 boardrooms, family living rooms, and speaking podiums with ease and grace.

Dr. Kolva travels worldwide to work with multigenerational families, family businesses, family offices, wealth advisors, organizations, and nonprofits to safeguard stories in limited edition heirloom books. Her team includes award-winning graphic artists, photographers, and illustrators; experienced genealogists and researchers; seasoned proofreaders; state-of-the-art printers and binders.

Dr. Kolva brings her proprietary model, StoryPower: Your Hidden Heritage, to life for a wide variety of audiences. Her talks and workshops are ideal for family meetings, family and company retreats, conferences, and service clubs interested in creating and preserving lasting legacies.

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce selected Legacies In Ink as its 2013 Small Business of the Year. Company partners give back to the community through Downtown Fort Lauderdale Rotary Club, Women’s Executive Club, Broward Women’s Alliance, Habitat for Humanity, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, South Florida Symphony Orchestra, and Church By The Sea.

Dr. Kolva earned a Ph.D. in the psychology and practice of personal history from Saybrook University, a master’s degree in human resource management from Wright State University, and a bachelor’s degree in human ecology from Michigan State University.

She relishes international travel, artwork, wine, shoes, and her grandson, Sam, I AM.

If you are in South Florida and would like to join us, be sure and visit our Golden Mouse Awards Registration to learn more about the event taking place October 28, 2016, in Fort Lauderdale – honoring 16 (sixteen) women from Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach Counties for all they have done for and in their respective industries and their community.