Golden Door Awards 2021


Based on submissions from over 20 countries

We have writers from different vocations ranging from Public Speakers, Journalists, Spiritualists, Scientists, Students, Educationists, Business and Financial Experts, Bestselling Authors, Activists and more. All these writers have one thing in common. They are driven to create positive change while staying true to the noble values of truth and integrity.


Attendance at the GOLDEN DOOR 2021 virtual awards & convention coming up on the 4th September is mandatory to qualify and receive any award.


*The shortlisted candidates listed below include only those who attended the 1st Round of Interviews with the GOLDEN DOOR Judging Panel. 

Gaby Juergens


A Brand Developer and Product Designer, Gaby is a Licensed Designer at HomeFront Girl®️brand and Host of it's podcast. Her support to non-profits such as Homes for Our Troops, United through Reading, Final Salute, Wounded Warrior Project and most recently Operation Homefront™
continues that part of her mission.


Essays / Blogs : She’s Always Been There, Train Traveller, When The World Turned Pink 

Lorna Munro


A reformed and transformed addict from the UK, Lorna's mission is to meet with others who are passionate
about their health as she is. She aims to collaborate to create 
conscious communities who want to change the world by
being the change themselves. 


Book : Living in 3D : Drinks, Drugs and Denial. 

Vidhi Mardia


In her early 20s, Vidhi is a fearless and passionate author, poet and social media influencer. She believes that we live in an era where we are well versed with celebrating success. However, she feels that many times, we do not know how to accept and acknowledge failure. She would like to shift that mindset amongst the masses.


Book : Successful Failure - Not just an Oxymoron.

Richard M Kiernicki


With Richard's background as a mechanic, then learning the inner-
workings of the financial industry from some of the top

mentors in the business, learning how it was built, he also
knew how to take it apart.After 22 years, the love affair with the financial world died inside him. His time of change had come. 

Book : The Capitalist’s Worst
Nightmare Come True
The Crucifixion of Capital

Valeria Aloe


Valeria is a Women and Multicultural Entrepreneurship Strategic Advisor, Cultural Mindsets Expert & Speaker. She completed her Dartmouth MBA and Master in Spiritual Sciences. She is Founder of Conscious Leadership and Practical Spirituality.  She is also Author of "Uncolonized Latinas" which will have an expected publication in end 2021.


Essay : The contagious awakening of a Latina immigrant in the USA.

Jillian Moxham

New Zealand

Jillian was a victim of a secretive sect (run more like a corporation).She knew if she didn't leave the church, which she had been part of for 46 years, she would drink herself to death. But the decision to leave the Exclusive Brethren church meant she had barely seen her six children or ten grandchildren in the past 14 years. She starts her life anew due to courage and a commitment to the truth. 


Book (memoir) ; Breaking Links

The True Story of One Woman’s Struggle for Freedom


Hari Mohan Saxena


Hari is a Director (RI) cum Dean, PGS, Bihar Animal Sci. University and Professor of Immunology(Retd) GADVASU, Ludhiana. He delivered the keynote address at the 9th International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases in Switzerland. With a long list of accolades and patents to his name, in May 2020, he boldly wrote an Open Letter to the WHO entitled "The toothless tiger and the COVID-19 pandemic"


Poem : The Immune System - a poem

Sidra Ansari


A Freelance Writer, she wants to inspire women to be brave enough to start from scratch. Her words, " ... because everything starts with step one. Be smart in your splendor and pride and look after your outer and inner beauty. View challenges as an endless game in life. Do not stop even if you reach your goal." 


Book : Finding Peace Through Prayer and Love: Practical Tips for a Spiritually Fulfilling Life

Yana Fry


Yana is a popular motivational speaker, an accredited life coach, an experienced group facilitator, and a heart centered mindfulness teacher. She ignites humans’ minds, hearts and spirits. Yana teaches wellbeing to a global community on social media and organizes deeply transformational retreats. 


Essay / Blog: Truth of Tantra

Poems : Dear Sisters, etc

Annette Greenwood


Annette followed her path despite naysayers, and wrote a book of triumph over adversity to speak her own truth. She urges others to be their own trailblazers. She is now a Certified Life Coach and she specializes in helping women bounce back from tough times and live a more empowered life.


Book (autobiography) : Imprisoned Heart

Adriana Rozo-Angulo


Adriana's experience as Director of Operations in the corporate world has given her the opportunity to discover and show that not always having a schedule full of activities makes you more productive, validates your knowledge or makes you a Subject Matter Expert on a particular topic in front of others to earn a good place or achieve extraordinary results.


Book : The Bouyant Business : How Simplicity Can Keep Your Organization Afloat in

Today’s Stormy Economy

Gladys Mutsopotsi Shumbambiri


Led to focus on the microfinance business, she impacted many lives through radio talk shows and more. She was referenced by the Central Bank and received these awards: 1st Runner Up Financial Coach of 2020 (International
Mentoring & Coaching Foundation - Nov 2020). One of Zimbabwe’s Iconic Women of the Decade (Business Connect - 2010-2020).


Essay / Bloig : Retrenchment: The Opportunity to Life’s Open Doors 

Ingela Johansson

Sweden / Singapore

Ingela is a Karlstad based artist, whose research-based artistic practice often responds to site-specific issues with an interest in social history and collective memory. Her interdisciplinary approach combines various aesthetic strategies and media to create an engaging body of work. She is the founder of Zenart and inventor of the process of Creative Meditation.


Book : Create to Flow : A Course in Creative Meditation.

Tanja Bogataj​


An Expansion Consultant, Speaker, Facilitator, Writer from Slovenia, Tanja helps leaders and business owners to master their power to expand and accelerate their impact and success. She believes that we are as powerful as we allow ourselves to be free.


Essay / Blog : Thriving as Worlds Together, not apart

Nilufer Doctor


By sharing her personal experiences on divine healing, Nilufer wished to make her discoveries of the “real truth” not a mere goal of life, but the very basis of her existence to serve the true purpose of her life.


Essay : Unlock the Real Truth - Journey to Discovering Your True Self

Sarifa Alonto-Younes

Australia / Phillppines

Growing up as an orphan with nothing but a dream, Sarifa found studying hard was the way to end her misery. She taught herself how to read and write through her brother's schoolbooks. Learning to love her obstacles and turn them into opportunities changed her life forever. Sarifa now lives with her beautiful family in Australia and has committed her life to empowering others.


Book : Love Your Obstacles