Rev. Victoria has been a student of New Thought/Ancient Wisdom for over 35 years. She was initiated into Transcendental Meditation at the age of 16 and has continued the practice through her life. 

She attended the Religious Science Practitioner Program at Agape International Center of Truth under Rev. Michael Bernard Beckwith, and became a licensed Practitioner in 1997. Then, in 2010 she attended One Spirit Interfaith Seminary in New York City and was ordained as an Interfaith/Interspiritual Minister in July of 2012. After continued study with Unity Worldwide Spiritual Institute, she was ordained as a Unity Minister in December 2017.

Rev. Victoria founded The Gratitude Experiment blog ( and the Gratitude Experiment community on Facebook where she supports over 9,000 followers in their practice of Proactive Gratitude. She has written two books: Manifesting Your Desires and The Baby Bonding Book. She teaches a course at Unity Center of Peace, as well as online, based on the program she created, Conscious Co-Creating.  Rev. Victoria is also the author of the upcoming book: Breakthrough: A Complete Guide for Getting Unstuck and Realizing Your Dreams.

Rev. Victoria lives in Chapel Hill with her writer/producer/professor husband, Dana Coen, and has twin daughters in college.

As a Minister, Inspirational Speaker and Spiritual Coach her passion is to help others experience their spiritual magnificence, while permanently eliminating self-sabotaging blocks, so they can live their true life’s purpose.