Marianne Williamson "is an internationally acclaimed author and lecturer. She has published nine books, four of which - including the mega bestseller A Return to Love and Everyday Grace - have been #1 New York Times bestsellers. Her titles also include Illuminata, A Woman's Worth, and Healing the Soul of America. She also edited Imagine: What American Could Be in the 21st Century, a compilation of essays by some of America's most visionary thinkers.
"Marianne has been a popular guest on numerous television programs such as Oprah, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, and Charlie Rose.
"She is a native of Houston, Texas, and has lectured professionally since 1983. In 1989, she founded Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that serves homebound people with AIDS in the Los Angeles area. Today, Project Angel Food serves over 1,000 people daily.
"Her book Everyday Grace: Having Hope, Finding Forgiveness and Making Miracles, was published by Riverhead Books (Nov 2002) and quickly reached #1 on the New York Times Best-Seller List (Dec 2002). Her newest book, The Gift of Change: Spiritual Guidance for a Radically New Life, is available at bookstores everywhere in hardback and paperback.
"Marianne's newest professional venture is her own radio show, airing on the new XM Radio block called 'Oprah and Friends'.
"In December 2006, a NEWSWEEK magazine poll named Marianne Williamson one of the fifty most influential baby boomers.
- Advisory Council, Global Green USA 
- Advisory Board (former member), Women of Vision and Action 
- Global Council on Spiritual Politics & Global Citizenship, World Commission on Global Consciousness and Spirituality
- Spiritual Advisor, One Spirit Learning Alliance 
- Director, RESULTS 
- Founding Signatory (2008), Evolutionary Leaders Forum 
- National Advisory Board, Sophia Institute 
Resources and articles
Related Sourcewatch articles
- About, Marianne Williamson Website, accessed July 20, 2007.
- Staff and Board, Global Green USA, accessed August 3, 2008.
- Former Advisory Board members, Women of Vision and Action, accessed November 27, 2008.
- Trustees, One Spirit Learning Alliance, accessed February 5, 2009.
- Staff and Board, RESULTS, accessed February 16, 2010.
- Leaders, Evolutionary Leaders Forum, accessed November 1, 2011.
- Sophia Institute National Advisory Board, organizational web page, accessed September 20, 2013.