Treva Brandon Scharf is an International Coaching Federation certified life coach, fitness professional, writer, and first-time bride at 51.
Treva started as a copywriter at BBDO New York, where she created campaigns for Pepsi, Pizza Hut, and Visa, Gillette, among others. Her writing repertoire includes screenwriting, TV programming, web content, and blogging.
As a lifelong athlete, Treva turned her passion into a profession, first as a fitness coach, then as a life coach. She gets clients fit from the inside out by first building resilience, confidence, and self-worth.
As a post-50 influencer, Treva writes about surviving singledom, and finding love later in life at her blog, “The Late Blooming Bride.” She’s also a dating advice contributor to Huffington Post, Hollywood Progressive, Relationship Development & Transformation, Thrive Global, Midlife Boulevard, Medium, BetterAfter50, Medium, Bustle, Romper, and the Intelligencer.
Treva’s been a featured speaker and panel moderator at the Motion Picture Television Fund’s “Deal With It” Women’s Conferences, BAM Bloggers At Midlife Conference, the AVAIYA Online Healthy Relationships Conference, as well as other online summits. As a go-to authority on midlife empowerment, Treva has shared her wisdom alongside acclaimed thought leaders in the personal growth and relationship space.
Treva co-hosts the podcast “Done Being Single” with her husband Robby Scharf, a musician, production executive, and fellow late bloomer. Together, they deliver dating intervention and relationship advice to thousands of listeners all over the world.
When she’s not dispensing tough love to her clients, followers, and listeners, Treva volunteers as a Special Olympics coach and Fulfillment Fund mentor to at-risk kids.
With 35+ years in the fitness industry and many more in the singles world, Treva knows first-hand how to help people achieve peak performance in life and love.
Treva is an advocate for personal empowerment and always works for the highest good. She is passionate about politics, policy, and people of all ages and abilities.