Norman Kolpas, One-To-One Achieve (Online)

Key Qualifications: 

  • Yale graduate in English Literature. 
  • Award-winning instructor with over 30 years’ teaching experience, including at the University of California, Los Angeles. 
  • Writer and editor of over 150 books and 2,000 articles. 


Norman Kolpas is a veteran teacher and accomplished editor and publisher. Norman, who graduated from Yale with a degree in English Literature, has spent his career writing across genres, primarily non-fiction. He has written over 2000 articles for magazines and newspapers, including Bon Appétit and Western Art & Architecture. He has also written over 40 non-fiction books, including Julia Child’s Southwest Beautiful Cookbook, and edited over 100 books on diverse subjects, including art, cooking and design. He was also a ghostwriter for celebrities and famous organizations including Wolfgang Puck, Jane Fonda, and the Mayo Clinic. Norman has also been a writing teacher since 1989, most notably at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he won the “Outstanding Instructor in Creative Writing” award in 2014. 

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