Annabel Quintero, M.Ed.

Best selling author

On May 27, 2021, the 20th anniversary year of the terrorist attack on the Twin Towers, survivor Annabel Quintero M.ED., released her first book “STEP STEP JUMP: Transforming Trauma to Triumph from the 46th floor” through Amazon and the book immediately became a Best Seller! 

September 11th was the tragedy that changed a nation. For Annabel Quintero, a survivor who escaped from the 46th floor of Tower 1, it was the trauma that sparked a lifelong journey of cultural reckoning, identity exploration, and spiritual evolution. Raised by Ecuadorian immigrant parents in the Pacific Northwest, Quintero had always dreamed of pursuing her passions in the city that never sleeps. However, she never imagined that experiencing the real-life nightmare of one of the deadliest attacks on U.S. soil would lead her down a path rich with history, heart, and all that it means to be human.
Themes in My Memoir
  • Transforming Trauma
  • Spiritual Awakening
  • Cultural History
  • Pursuit of Dreams