“The real sin is not dying,
but living an unused life.”

Tina Sloan, speaker, author, actress, wife, and mother is best known for her 26-year role on CBS’s soap Guiding Light and as author of Changing Shoes: Getting Older – Not Old – with Style, Humor and Grace based on her autobiographical one-woman show. Tina tours the country both as a speaker and actress, and blogs occasionally at the Huffington Post.

Tina has appeared on Law & Order: SVU, Third Watch and in numerous films including in Woody Allen’s Celebrity and The Curse of the Jade Scorpion, The Brave One with Jodi Foster, Changing Lanes with Ben Affleck, The Guru with Marisa Tomei, People I Know with Al Pacino and Black Swan with Natalie Portman. Tina is featured in three new web series: venicetheseries, empiretheseries and beaconhill as well as recently released movies: Oh My Love, and Happy New Year.

Tina has been married for 38 years. She and her husband have a son who was stationed in Iraq as a Marine after graduating from Harvard. Happily he is safely back, has graduated from Harvard Business School, just got married, and now lives in Baltimore, MD… so she can breathe again.


“Stay in the game of life… and eat lots of chocolate cake.”