Master Executive Certified Matchmaker, Dating Coach, Creator of, Get REAL, Get Love Coaching System, Founder of AVConnexions
Arlene Vasquez Washburn is a leader in the Matchmaking Industry, with some fairy tale successes to her name. Arlene is the CEO of the Matchmaking Institute, the only accredited State Licensed School in the world since 2003.
Arlene founded LifePastDivorce.com and AVConnexions to offer excellent matchmaking, dating and relationship coaching, and singles events for professionals. Her keen intuition, combined with adept recruitment skills, has won Arlene widespread acclaim for her matchmaking and relationship coaching across multiple channels.
Arlene travels worldwide, speaking to inspire singletons and as a mentor, trainer, consultant and recruiter for other matchmakers. She’s been featured as a resident relationship expert on Change Your Attitude Change Your Life magazine and radio show on WOR 710, New York’s #1 Talk Radio and iHeart radio. Arlene also has contributed to Industry Magazine, Cosmo Sirius®xm Radio, YourTango, Project Eve and Telemundo.
With 20 years of marketing background behind her, Arlene experienced, first hand, the struggles of building intimate, personal relationships while working 12-14 hour days. From marrying her perfect match to pairing a woman who got married for the first time at the age of sixty, Arlene is the kind of matchmaker who walks her talk.
Arlene is passionate about helping women have healthy relationships with themselves and their significant other. Having cracked the code herself, she now shares all her findings as the creator behind the Get REAL, Get Love® Group Coaching System for Women.
Arlene is past Board President of The Divorce Support Professionals, past President of the Board of Directors for the YWCA of Bergen County, and recognized by the Continental Who’s Who.