How far would you go for freedom, love, and safety?
The true story of an Amish girl who escaped in the middle of the night at age 15. Get your FREE chapters.

I escaped ​from ​the Amish at age 15 and​ became the first Amish person to​ graduate​​ from ​an Ivy League school: ​Columbia University in New York City.


Amish Entrepreneur.

Author.  Speaker.  Mentor. 
Podcast Host. 
Sexual Assault Survivor. 

My Story

I escaped ​from ​the Amish at age 15 and​ became the first Amish person to​ graduate​​ from ​an Ivy League school: ​Columbia University in New York City.

I’m the author of the memoir An Amish Girl in Manhattan: Escaping At Age 15, Breaking All the Rules, and Feeling Safe Again AVAILABLE NOW wherever books are sold online (print + ebook + audio).

What I Do (aka What makes me happy)

YOUR STORY = ASSETS $

I teach people to leverage their personal story to generate more $, influence, and impact around the world.

 

Your personal story is your only real asset.  It can never be stolen or copied.


READ MINE on Forbes.com; Huffington Post; and Tim Ferriss‘ blog

The Amish Entrepreneur Show with Torah Bontrager

iTUNES + YouTube PODCAST

I produce + host a podcast about uncomfortable stuff.

Season 3 now streaming
New episodes | Wednesdays


the Amish Entrepreneur Show
with Torah Bontrager

MY PEN IS MY SWORD

I write + talk about entrepreneurship, trauma, and personal sovereignty (freedom) from an Amish perspective.

 

Taking a fierce stand for strong, good men who are evolving themselves
+
Taking a relentless stand for women to use their powers for good

 

Torah has been featured or quoted in: