Angela Marshall, also known as “Author Stone,” is an Augusta, Ga., native, entrepreneur and positive words powerhouse that utilizes her personal life experiences of struggle, strength and success to captivate audiences and readers abroad. She speaks with positive purpose and passion to motivate others while encouraging them through challenges. Growing up altruistic with lighter skin in an African American family environment during the 1970’s and being an unwed teen mother afforded her a view point advantage of diversity, different and determination. She is also a community advocate, youth mentor and supporter.
Author Stone, is a motivational and literary messenger, professional writer, published author, columnist, aspiring bestseller author, mother of 2, grandmother of 4 (but shares and gives love to many that affectionately call her NuNu) ex-NFL wife and business owner of “In Other Words, By Stone.” Her purpose include mentoring, motivational posting, public speaking, supporting charitable programs and authoring books. She states that writing, reading, inspiring others, participating in at-risk or outreach programs are rewarding life-skills that has empowered her to positively impact others and constantly encourages her to elevate her purpose through words, wisdom and work.
In March 2016, Angela resigned from twenty years in the corporate world to embrace the purpose that has pursued her throughout life - to be unmasked, unchained and untamed. Having struggled through a lavish but sorely lacking lifestyle as a former NFL wife, that chapter in her life proved pivotal to her "wise words woman" nickname. It also produced the transparency in her inspiring inquiring minds want to know auto-biography, 'Reality to Rags to Riches; The Story and Life of an Ex-NFL Wife."
Angela has been featured on the following platforms; Courageous Conversations with Sheree- Now Network, Professioanl Women’s Networking Association, Write the Book Now!, The Beauty Essentials Show, IlikeEbooks, HomeTown Reads, Write Globe, Ask David.com, Poetry Ponderings Podcast, Speakersphere.com, Women Who Lead, Queens in the City Tour-Charlotte, The Grind Entrepreneurs Network, and The Nalarance Davis BlogTalk Show. She is also a member of Professional Women’s Networking Association, Speakersphere Organization, The African American Entrepreneur Club- Florida, The P.E.E.R Group Professionals, Women Who Lead Anthology and the African American Authors for Literacy Campaign.