Raymond Anthony Fernando is a motivational speaker, poet, author, trainer, songwriter, freelance television actor and a mental health activist. He is also a volunteer with the Singapore Association for Mental Health (SAMH) and IMH and the author of 11 books. Raymond is also a caregiver to his wife, Doris who has "recovered" from schizophrenia and depression. Raymond has 35 years' experience in caring for his wife. Raymond has contributed 31 years in the public service, has 15 years experience in public relations work and has received many awards & commendations from government organisations, for his community work and for his writing. In 1998, Raymond was commended by the Singapore Police Force for promoting road safety in the republic.

Raymond also holds a "Certificate in Public Relations" from the Institute of Public Relations of Singapore (IPRS).

Raymond has attended formal training at the Singapore Association for Mental Health (SAMH) and was awarded a "Certificate of Participation" for the "Family Link Program" conducted for 9 weeks from 19 January 2006 to 23 March 2006. He has also obtained a " Certificate of Achievement" on 10th October 2005 from The Social Service Training Institute for a course on "Reclaiming lives: Helping people with persistent & serious mental illness".

Raymond is married to Doris Lau Siew Lang whom he describes as his greatest inspiration. He is born on Valentine's Day.

Doris Lau Siew Lang is a full-time housework and the author of 5 books- 4 of which are bestsellers. Doris who is married to Raymond Anthony Fernando is born on All Saints ' Day. A former stenographer and secretary, Doris has been involved in varied social work for more than a year. During the 70s' she visited the handicapped and senior citizens in the old folks homes.