Treva Brandon Scharf is an ICF-certified midlife empowerment coach, fitness professional, writer, and first-time bride at 50.
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 also includes screenwriting, TV programming, web content and blogging.
As a lifelong athlete, Treva turned her passion into a profession, becoming an AFAA certified group fitness instructor and trainer. Treva is as one of L.A.’s top fitness professionals, with her own private training business in Beverly Hills.
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, 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, and Win The Game Of Love Online Summit.
As a go-to authority on midlife female empowerment, Treva has appeared on many podcasts and radios shows, sharing her wisdom alongside some of the world’s biggest thought leaders and influencers.
Along with her husband Robby, Treva co-hosts the podcast “Done Being Single” on the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio Network. Together, they deliver dating intervention and personal growth guidance to thousands of listeners all over the world.
When she’s not dispensing tough love advice, Treva volunteers as a Special Olympics coach and a Fulfillment Fund mentor for at-risk kids. She is a USTA 4.0 tennis player, a 5-time marathoner, and a CBVA rated beach volleyball player.
With over 35 years in the fitness industry, and many more in the singles world, Treva knows first-hand how to help people realize their potential, maximize their power, and achieve peak performance in both 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.