Audi of America, Inc. Headquartered in Herndon, Va., Audi of America Inc. and its U.S. dealers offer a full line of German-engineered luxury vehicles. Audi AG is among the most successful luxury automotive brands globally. Audi was a top-performing luxury brand in Europe during 2011, and broke all-time company sales records in the U.S. Through 2016, Audi AG planned to invest about $17 billion on new products and technologies. www.audiusa.com
Richard J. Anthony, Sr. Rick is founder and managing director of The Solutions Network, Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in business advisory services, human resource management and performance improvement. He is also founder of The Entrepreneurs Network, a venue for aspiring and serial entrepreneurs and accredited angel investors. His book, Organizations, People and Effective Communication, is available at Amazon. He can be reached at 610.225.0277 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joan Ashplant. Joan has experienced many of life's ups and downs across health, death, divorce, etc. Joan has become a big proponent of positive forward thinking and has not only motivated herself but many others around her. Originally from Wyckoff, New Jersey, Joan now resides in Jupiter, Florida with her husband Rick. She appreciates life and is thankful for what she has and for the blessings God has given her.
Janet S. Bales. Janet is a mother of three, step mother of three and nana of ten grand-children and a newlywed to her husband of three years. Janet is a musician and at an early age traveled on tour with America's Youth in Concert, Janesville Symphony Orchestra, and recorded in Carnegie Hall in 1976 with the BBC. Her musical talents were useful in the local church where she served for 23 years as a worship team leader, in the choir and leading various art teams. In 2000 she was hired full time as the programming music and arts minister at a church in Wisconsin where she served until retirement. Soon after handing in her resignation, she developed colon cancer. The following year was spent in chemo until she successfully beat the disease. Janet is now serving as the director of Tychicus Ministries, Inc. an organization she formed with her husband, Peter. They travel extensively supporting missionaries on the field keeping them healthy so they can be effective in the area they are serving. www.tychicusministries.org
Carolyn Bates. Carolyn is an International Coach Federation (ICF) certified personal life coach, expert contributing author for Self Help magazine and Boomer Living and a Top 50 expert with Self Growth magazine. Coach Carolyn is also a member of Coach U, Coachville and the Highland Lakes Health Partnership. Her organization, Coaching Life Design, offers personal coaching and workshops with a focus on the challenges of caregiving, dealing with adult children, divorce after 50, supporting a serious diagnosis, career changes, retirement decisions and death and dying. They also write a newsletter and create customized teleclasses and e-books on the challenges of creating life, before life creates itself. www.coachinglifedesign.com, email@example.com
Amy R. Beller, Ph.D., D.A.H. Amy received her philosophy doctorate in Esoteric Studies and alternative healing doctorate from Albert University. Dr. Beller holds certifications as an advanced clinical hypnotist, certified biofeedback technician, and certified aura-soma diplomat consultant. Additionally, she is certified as a Reiki master teacher in 2 rays (Usiu and Tera-Mai), certified hypnosis instructor and universal spirit energy level III master teacher. Dr. Beller is noted for her series of quality on-site wellness programs. She is the creator of Bioenernostics, stress management programs and has been practicing esoteric and self-hypnosis in groups and private sessions for a number of years. www.totallywholistic.com, firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ
Terri Benincasa. Terri is a nationally known boomer expert and the host of Boomer Nation! on WGUL 860 AM out of Tampa Bay, Florida and rebroadcast on a number of highly respected internet radio websites such as Power World Radio, Boomster and Boomer Authority.Â Terri's boomer expertise is drawn from a double master's degree in counseling psychology from Columbia University. This is followed by over 10 years as both a therapist and life coach to her generation along with an ongoing study of the characteristics, trends and research surrounding the baby boomer generation.
Rondi M. Boyer. Rondi is the daughter of first generation Americans, who both served in WW2. She also chose to serve her country in the U.S. Air Force. There Rondi was trained as an air traffic control operator, a job she enjoyed for several years in the military and as a civilian. Rondi's family includes her daughters, husband and her two grandsons. She and her husband of many years enjoy ballroom dancing, fiddle music, scuba diving, boating and traveling. Her more formal education includes a B.S. in business, a master/teacher level of attunement in Usui Reiki, training in Tai Chi, Chi Gong, as well as training in several other forms of vibrational energy medicine. Presently on track for certification in craniosacral therapy, Rondi uses all these skills in her energy medicine practice in Barrington, New Hampshire. She is trained as a licensed nursing assistant, and works as a hospice aide at the Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover, New Hampshire. She serves as a Reiki and spiritual care volunteer for hospice patients in her community. www.sovereigntyandconnection.blogspot.com
Inez Bracy. Inez is a lifestyle transitions coach, speaker, award winning author, radio and TV personality that helps boomer women rejuvenate, reinvent and redefine their life. Inez started her coaching business in 2005 to help boomer women deal with the sometimes overwhelming prospect of starting a new life in their boomer years. Through the medium of TV, radio, web, etc., she has helped tens of thousands deliberately create a life by design. As the creator of "SPICE" (Sassy-Phenomenal-Inspired-Conscious-Empowered) woman, Inez believes that each woman has the right to unleash her femininity and live the life of joy she desires.
Inez has been featured on Lifetime TV's The Balancing Act, giving tips on how to start a home based business. She is a frequent guest on the Fox 4 Morning Blend as their career coach giving tips to help boomers successfully navigate the workplace. She is a columnist for the Coastal Breeze Newspaper, Senior Stuff and former columnist for The Island Voice. www.thebracygroup.com
Michael Stanley Braga. Michael is a marketing and development manager for Morse Life in West Palm Beach, Florida. Formerly from Tiverton, Rhode Island, Mike was trained in healthcare therapies, management and marketing at Quinsigamond College in Worcester and University of Rhode Island in Narragansett. Michael is married to his wife Carrie for 10 years and has 2 children, Zach and Isabelle. They reside in North Palm Beach, Florida.
Dale Buss. Dale is a veteran automotive journalist, based in Rochester Hills Michigan. He is a major contributor to industry coverage by Forbes and Brandchannel. Buss also has covered the car business for Chief Executive Magazine, Edmunds.com, Automotive News, Advertising Age, AutoTrader.com and the Wall Street Journal, where his coverage of General Motors earned a Pulitzer Prize nomination by the Journal for him and his colleagues. email@example.com
Lisbeth Calandrino. Lisbeth is an award winning author, activist and entrepreneur. Lisbeth has spent over twenty years developing custom tailored training programs in team building, sales and customer service. Today she is co-founder and vice president of Peachtree Communications and associate publisher of Fabulous Floors Magazine, an international flooring consumer publication.Â
Lisbeth has recently published Red Hot Customer Service, 35 Sizzling Ways to Heat up Your Business and Ignite Your Sales and hosts a radio show by the same name. Her awards include executive of the year award from the International Executive Association, and first place honors in an international marketing contest for alternative medicine. Lisbeth has spoken extensively about her experiences with cancer, offering words of comfort and inspiration. She has worked with at-risk youth, spoken out against injustice and advocated to and helped to build resources for women. www.lisbethcalandrino.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Faith Campbell. Faith is a mother of four who lives in Bronx, New York. She is an administrative assistant for a nonprofit organization, a mentor at a business school for women and a peer trainer for a financial organization. Faith attended Grace Institute where she graduated with honors as well as receiving awards for academic excellence, leadership, and attendance. Over the years Faith has accumulated various certificates and awards ranging in areas from academics to HIV/AIDS advocacy. She loves giving motivational talks, helping others and ushering in her church.
Joseph M. Carbone. Joe is President and Chief Executive Officer of The WorkPlace, Inc., an innovative workforce development board which helps people prepare for careers and develops the workforce for employers in Southwestern Connecticut. It also has projects that cover the entire state of Connecticut, several states across the nation, and in Latin America.
Joeâ€™s unique perspective grows from his experience working in the private sector, government, and non-profits. He holds a B.S. in economics from Quinnipiac University. email@example.com
Kathi Casey. "The Healthy Boomer Body Expert" is a renowned health and wellness coach, author, popular speaker and radio show guest. Kathi has appeared on Fox 23, ABC evening news, and produces her own weekly TV show called "To Your Health". Kathi is a columnist for The South Shore Senior News, Life After 50, Boomers Forever and other magazines and owns the Healthy Boomer Body Center in Massachusetts. Her latest book Get Off The Couch, Potato! is a fun beginner's fitness program that you can start while lying on your couch watching TV. www.healthyboomerbody.com
Dee Cascio, LPC., LMFT., ACC. Dee founded the Professional Counseling and Life/Retirement/ReCareer Coaching Center in 1986. She works with individuals, couples and groups to achieve healthier and more satisfying lives now and as they transition to a more fulfilling lifestyle. Dee is a private practice licensed psychotherapist who successfully entered the coaching arena as a certified life coach and a certified retirement and Re-Career coach. Dee writes a retirement planning newsletter on various aspects of creative lifestyle planning. She makes presentations about life planning to financial and estate planners, professional groups, businesses, government agencies, church and civic associations. She is also a member of Rotary International and the Dulles Chamber of Commerce, and she volunteers in her community. firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Ann Davis. Mary Ann has over 20 years of experience providing coaching, counseling, and advising with individuals through various life transitions. Ms. Davis is a licensed professional counselor and is certified as a master career counselor, a life/work counselor, and is a Distance Credentialed counselor. She is a resourceful coach, empathic counselor and an experienced guide on life's journey. Ms. Davis has been an associate with Holistic Counseling Care of Cincinnati since 1995. She launched "Your Career Plan", an online practice for coaching and counseling in 2007. Additionally, Ms. Davis teaches a career development workshop. www.yourcareerplan.com, email@example.com
Michael Delia. Michael was born and raised in Brooklyn New York. He moved to Connecticut when he was 30 years old. He currently has three children, seven grandchildren and resides in Connecticut and Florida. Michael is 80 years old and is still active in legal consulting as well as golf, swimming, and various community organizations.
Dr. Brian Denhoffer. Dr. Denhoffer is a holistic practitioner who discovers and helps to gently remove any interferences in your nerve system to allow your body the opportunity to heal itself. His training has given him the ability to get to the core of people's imbalances and help them have overall health in a very expedient manner.He works with infants, children and adults, with all levels of disease (lack of ease) and those who are seeking higher levels of function and performance in their lives. He also works with those on Autistic spectrum, ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), depression, anxiety, mind and body performance enhancement, pregnancy, fibromyalgia, MCS (multiple chemical sensitivity) and RDS (reward deficiency syndrome) including addictions of food, shopping/hoarding, drug and alcohol addiction. Many health care professionals consult Dr. Denhoffer for their own physical well-being which has aided them in better serving their communities. Doctorate degree in chiropractic studies from Life University; in practice since 1999, Certification in addictionology and obsessive compulsive disorders from St. Martinâ€™s College, 2005, bachelorâ€™s degree in physics from Skidmore College. www.drsoulsoother.com
Jed Diamond, Ph.D., LCSW. Dr. Diamond is founder and director of MenAlive. Though focused on men's health, MenAlive is also for women who care about the health of the men in their lives. Jed is a member of the International Society for the Study of the Aging Male and serves as a member of the International Scientific Board of the World Congress on Gender and Men's Health. He is the only male columnist writing for the National Association of Baby Boomer Women. Dr. Diamond has been a licensed psychotherapist for over 45 years and is the author of nine books including the international best-selling book, Surviving Male Menopause that has thus far been translated into 22 foreign languages, The Irritable Male Syndrome: Understanding and Managing the 4 Key Causes of Depression and Aggression and Mr. Mean: Saving Your Relationship from the Irritable Male Syndrome which has recently been published. He is currently working on two new books, Tapping Power: A Man's Guide to Eliminating Pain, Stress, Anger, Depression and Other Ills Using the Revolutionary Tools of Energy Psychology and As Civilization Sinks: Making the Transition to a Better World. www.menalive.com
Martin Diano. Martin is a leader in helping baby boomers use social media to find, access, and consume high value content. He is founder and CEO of the Boomer Authority Association and publisher of the Baby Boomer Knowledge Center. Martin is a veteran of international business, held senior staff positions at Eaton Corporation, Thunderbird - the American Graduate of International Management and the National Institute for World Trade. He is managing partner of the social media and public relations consultancy Martin Diano Agency LLC. A native of New York, he has a B.S. in business from City College of New York and lives with his wife of 40 years, Annette, in Arizona and New York. www.boomerauthority.org
Scott Duncan. Scott is from Renfrewshire, Scotland. After discovering that he was dyslexic in his early 20â€™s, Scott realized there was a reason for his struggling at school. Eventually he discovered a passion and strong ability to relate to people also facing multiple barriers in life through youth work. Scott learned a range of skills for his own growth and personal development which he now uses to help others make positive changes in life. Since graduating with a Degree in Community Education, Scott has focused in areas such as business & social enterprise development and project management. He has written and published a number of e-books as part of his fund raising to help build a school in Malawi. Scott believes in the idea that there should always be something to look forward to in life, appreciating what you have today and spreading laughter and joy to those who need it most. firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeri Hird Dutcher. Jeri is a an award-winning certified professional resume writer, career coach, and interview expert who inspires professionals and managers to achieve the career of their dreams - and have fun! She has written interview-attracting resumes for more than 13 years. Jeri specializes in resumes for the fields of technology, communications, creative arts, and sales/marketing. Her career highlights include winning first place in the coveted international TORI (Toast of the Resume Industry) awards. Jeri serves on the advisory board of ProfilingPro and on the Education Committee of Career Directors International. She attained a B.A. in English (summa cum laude) with a concentration in writing. WorkwriteResumes.com
Dr. Andrew Fagelman. Dr. Fagelman is a board certified internist. He completed his internal medicine residency at St. Vincenta's Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut, an affiliate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. During his training, Dr. Fagelman did extensive research into the clinical efficacy of Sildenafil. He attended medical school at the University of Buffalo School of Medicine in Buffalo, New York, and business school at the Zicklin School of Business in Manhattan where he earned an MBA in healthcare management. Dr. Fagelman has received several honors and awards including being recognized as the Critical Care Resident Physician of the Year. He currently is an attending physician at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan.
Rebecca Fein. Rebecca has always been drawn to helping people live better lives. After a lot of soul searching, she decided to become a life coach and specialize in relationship transitions. The core of Rebecca's practice is working with people experiencing divorce. In addition to these efforts, she has helped people work through other transitional issues in business and business startups. Rebecca believes that people aren't broken they just have to unlock the answers they seek to bring out more of their own potential. Her greatest joy is watching people flourish and reinvent themselves. Rebecca completed her certification as a relationship coach at the World Coach Institute in 2010. She completed her masters of business administration degree in healthcare management at University of Phoenix in 2007 and a bachelors of arts degree in political science at Hope College in 1999. Rebecca is the mother of 4 children adopted out of the U.S. Foster Care System in 2005. www.feinlife.webs.com, email@example.com
Nancy Ferrari. Nancy is the radio host of The Nancy Ferrari Show on W4CY Radio The Intertainment Network, life empowerment coach, author, contributing writer for numerous publications and speaker, sharing her messages of inspiration and living an empowered life. Nancy is a co-author of the #1 best-selling book, Selling With Synchronicity. She is also the founder and CEO of Nancy Ferrari Media & Mentoring, providing media and mentoring programs to attain personal and professional success, utilizing her signature coaching programs based on the principles within her book Discover the Essence of You. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.nancyferrari.com. Â
Dr. Colleen Georges. Colleen has been working for 13 years as a counselor and coach. She has come to find that true contentment and balance are possible only after we are able to embrace ourselves-gifts and flaws. Over the years, she has found immense joy in helping to guide individuals through self-discovery and personal and career goal attainment. Colleen received her bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in psychology from Rutgers University. She is a certified professional rÃ©sumÃ© writer, certified professional career coach, certified JobsOver50-Boomer Authority career coach, certified professional life coach, certified professional NLP practitioner, NJ licensed professional counselor, and a member of the Professional Association of RÃ©sumÃ© Writers and Career Coaches (PARW/CC). Her professional background has included work as a psychotherapist, career counselor, university department director, and college instructor. She currently owns Colleenâ€™s Career Creations and Concentric Life Coaching. She teaches Psychology and Womenâ€™s and Gender Studies courses at Middlesex County College and her two alma matersâ€”Douglass College and the Rutgers University Graduate School of Education. www.colleenscareercreations.com
Fred Gill. Fred joined the MTA (Metro-North Railroad New York) in 1984 as an electrician. In this position he was responsible for the operation of electric-propelled equipment. Since then he has held several positions. In his current position he is responsible for the identification and development of potential employees. Mr. Gill has partnered with Gateway Community College, in New Haven, Connecticut where he was instrumental in developing an associate degree in rail engineering technology. With final approval by the Connecticut Governorâ€™s Board of Higher Education, this degree offering commenced in the fall of 2010. He also partnered with Connecticut Technical High Schools and various New York City organizations to develop curricula to support the technical need for qualified electrical employees. He is an active member of various civic and community organizations and was recently appointed the chair of the Connecticut Business Advisory Council.
Marshall Goldsmith. Dr. Marshall Goldsmith has recently been recognized as one of the 15 most influential business thinkers in the world in a global study sponsored by the London Times. Other acknowledgments include: American Management Association - top 50 thinkers and leaders who have influenced the field of management over the past 80 years, Institute for Management Studies - lifetime achievement award (one of two ever awarded), Wall Street Journal - top 10 executive educators, Forbes â€“ 5 most-respected executive coaches, Economic Time (India) - top CEO coaches of America and Fast Company - America's preeminent executive coach.Â
Marshall is one of a select few executive advisors who have been asked to work with more than 120 major CEOs and their management teams. He is the million-selling author of numerous books, including New York Times best-seller What Got You Here Won't Get You There â€“ a Wall Street Journal #1 business book and winner of the Harold Longman Award for business book of the year. His newest book, MOJO, is a New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Publisher's Weekly best seller. It is available online and at major bookstores. Learn more at www.marshallgoldsmithlibrary.com.Â
Dr. Carlos M. Gonzalez. Dr. Gonzalez is a nationally board certified chiropractic physician and has been in private practice since 1991. Post-graduate training includes: chiropractic orthopedics, pediatrics adjusting techniques, motion palpation, sacral occipital technique, whiplash and spinal trauma, sports chiropractic, extremity adjusting, holistic healing, ayurvedic medicine, bio-energetic synchronization technique, geriatrics. He has also served and participated with: Texas Workers Compensation Committee, Aging to Perfection Conference, Healthy Living Expo and alumni board of directors for the Parker College of Chiropractic. Dr. Gonzalez produced and hosted the live radio talk show program â€œAll About Your Healthâ€?, which aired every Saturday for three consecutive years. He has also appeared on Spanish and English local TV talk shows. He is a wellness consultant for local businesses in helping them reduce workplace injuries, and presents on wellness, injury prevention, stress management, anti-aging to name a few. Dr. Gonzalez has written over one hundred articles on wellness, fitness, weight loss, holistic healing, pain relief, womenâ€™s issues, preventative care and more. He has authored the soon to be released e-books, Hanging Out For The Health Of It and Hanging Out Pain Free. www.hangingoutforthehealthofit.com, email@example.comÂ
Elisa Ham. Elisa, adjunct professor and writing consultant in the English Department at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ, has also worked independently as a writing tutor and graphic freelancer. Elisa graduated magna cum laude from Fairfield University with a B.A. in English and received her teacher certification from Georgian Court University, where she earned her M.A. in education. Elisa and her husband, Steve, live in Fair Haven, NJ with their sons, Stephen and David.
Joel Heller. Joel worked in the insurance industry for twenty five years in various underwriting and management positions. He left the insurance industry in 2010 to open a retail clothing, jewelry and gift shop in Vermont. Joel holds a B.A. degree from Fairfield University and resides with his wife in New Hampshire.
Rosemary Hubartt. Rosemary lives and loves in Florida. She has God, her husband, three married children, one granddaughter, one grandson, one step-grandson, her mother, two married sisters, three granddogs and a good man named David to thank for the inspiration to do this writing. She enjoys family time, volunteering, boating, fishing, movies and social time with friends.
Brenda S. Jones. Brenda started her marketing career in 1981 selling promotional advertising products to some of the nationâ€™s largest pharmaceutical clients. In 1990 she opened her own company, Adstracts, Inc., where she served as CEO for 20 years. Adstractsâ€™ portfolio holds over 30 patents and has offices in Raleigh, New York City, Hong Kong and China. Pharmaceutical clients included Pfizer, Astra-Zeneca, GSK, Novartis, Bayer and Merck along with retail partnerships with Target and Michael's. Brenda is also passionate about helping to fight our nation's obesity problem, and the associated diseases. Over the past 2 years, she has been successful in launching a pilot study at ECU Brody School of Medicine, dietetics and nutrition department, using her patented BMI (body mass index) wheels and the proprietary nutrient analysis software. These studies will target health improvement in poverty stricken areas. Brenda resides in Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina. She has 2 sons, and one precious granddaughter.
Chloe JonPaul. Chloe is a retired teacher-turned-writer who now has several published titles with another book coming out soon. Chloeâ€™s philosophy of life is, "find a need and fill it." This has been her guiding force in the many projects she has been involved in as a volunteer. She was a lead facilitator for the Alternatives to Violence Project for many years; has worked with AIDS patients and veterans as a Hospice volunteer, and much more. Chloe is a world traveler who has been on all 7 continents. Chloe has published the following books: What Happens Next? A Family Guide to Nursing Home Visitsâ€¦and More, Entering the Age of Elegance: A Rite of Passage and Practical Guide for the Modern Maturing Woman, This Business of Children, an award-winning novel that has been written into a screenplay by Don MacNabb, and a children's book, The Girl Who Did Not Like Her Name.Â For her full bio, visit her web site at www.chloejonpaul.com.
Karen Lyons Kalmenson. Karen is a poet, blogger, animal and human rights activist, who has contributed her rhymes to many places, many causes, and in the process, made friends worldwide and touched many hearts. In Karenâ€™s eyes, the world is a vibrant palette and a limitless source of inspiration in its most beautiful and saddest of incarnations. She finds a rhyme and a laugh almost everywhere she looks. And she is always looking; heart, mind and smartphone ready for whatever so can share with her thousands of compatriots circling the orb. firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Rady Kazdan. Widely known for her leadership of Ashoka-US, Barbara Kazdan tapped her own experience to enhance the success of leading social entrepreneurs. Ashoka Fellows often credit her as the catalyst for turning points in their work and lives. In 2009 she launched a unique consulting practice, Achieving Change Together, to spark social change by strengthening social innovators. She guides, connects and works collegially with her clients, leaders of innovative non-profits. Barbara is actively engaged in The Transition Network-DC, an organization of professional women 50+ creating new roles, relationships and â€œencore careers.â€? Earlier in life, while a full-time mom, she held local, regional and national roles in a womenâ€™s organization supporting education and training programs. As a volunteer she created a literacy awareness campaign that became a national initiative. She returned to the workforce as founder/CEO of the Houston READ Commission, a mayoral literacy coordinating agency. She later co-founded and served as CEO of InFOCUS, an international primary eye care program. Barbara tapped her writing talents to create presentation materials that raised awareness of these new entities. At Ashoka, she co-authored Recognizing Outstanding Innovators. She earned a BA from the University of Michigan and a Management Certificate at the Jones Graduate School of Administration, Rice U. In 2010 Barbara became a certified JobsOver50 career coach to expand the scope of Achieving Change Together. She also began her role as a contributing author to a new book series, Contagious Optimism!Â www.achievingchangetogether.com
Nancy Koenig. Nancy is a writer and iPEC trained certified life coach dedicated to teaching readers and clients how to stretch beyond illusory limitations and be open to receiving the gifts of their ideal lives. TimeForProsperity.com is designed to teach readers how to allow all forms of abundance, by combining Nancy's personal stories with manifestation tools and resources. As a coach, Nancy specializes in clients that are seeking freedom from addictions. She also escorts clients across the US and beyond. Visit InRecoveryCoaching.com for details. Connect with Nancy on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/nancy.koenig.98 or email at email@example.com
Ellen Kratka. Ellen is an Integrity Coach who helps people realize the power of unconditional self-love for healing and growth and then aligns the essence of who they are in their Soul with its expression in life and work. Trained in multiple modalities of heart and energy-based healing, she brings 15 years of research into energy, manifestation, consciousness, esoteric philosophy and holistic healing to her work with individuals and groups.Â Ellen has also been a student of physics, a high school teacher, a journalist (in Nicaragua), a factory worker, an entrepreneur and an activist for social justice, peace and sustainability. In addition to her work in the arena of personal evolution, she also works with leaders by offering tools, systems and consulting to help them make more of a positive impact on the world. www.theloveandlight.netÂ
Faye Levow. Faye, president of Launch Pad Publishing Inc., has been a freelance writer and editor for over 30 years. As a book writing coach, she assists upcoming authors in seeing their way clear to completing their manuscripts. Her further background includes business, sales and marketing, as well as personal development, hospitality and theatre. She has appeared on NBCâ€™s â€œSouth Florida Todayâ€? with Trina Robinson and James Chladek's Show "the New Yorkers." She was contributing author to Sprout the Life You Love published in 2008 by Sprout Publishing in Australia, and has authored hundreds of poems. Her upcoming book, OMG! My Parents are Getting OLD! is scheduled for release in the upcoming months. www.launchpadpublishing.comÂ
Eileen Lichtenstein, M.S. Ed. Eileen is a keynote speaker, seminar leader, Peak Performance Success Coach and consultant-trainer. Her unique style blends mind-body modalities including EFT (emotional freedom techniques) with traditional coaching training competencies and strategies to facilitate success and happiness. She is also a Certified Anger Management Specialist. The founder of Balance & Power, Inc., Eileen has been in the training and coaching arena for over 25 years, facilitating trainings and workshops for the corporate and private sectors. Eileen believes inner strength and being centered are keys to life and business management. A former biofeedback therapist, faculty at Hofstra University and trainer for CUNY schools, Eileen has been featured in print, TV and radio media. She has recently published her book SOAR! with Resilience and Ebook Series.Â
Samuel Lieberman. Sam is president and CEO of Rothschild Lieberman LTD., a broker dealer founded in 1981; Rothschild Lieberman Capital Management Corp., a money management firm; and Rothschild Lieberman Partners, L.P., a hedge fund. He has helped to fund, and served on the board of directors of several large organizations across various industries. Prior to 1981, he was a partner at Rothschild Securities Corp., and began his career as an over the counter trader at Goldman Sachs & Co. Sam has received significant attention from both national and local media. He has been interviewed and called upon as a repeat expert source in media outlets, which include, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and several television networks. Further, he has been actively involved in numerous charities throughout his career, and has served on several committees for the National Association of Security Dealers (NASD), as well as the Cincinnati Stock Exchange. Mr. Lieberman holds a B.S. and B.A. degree from Boston University, College of Business Administration. www.rothschildlieberman.comÂ
Barry L. Lindstrom. Barry is a maverick adaptive design scientist offering unique and innovative solutions to individuals and organizations. His first adulthood spanned nearly 40 years. He went from cleaning tables for a dollar an hour in Gary, Indiana to mopping up process failures at major corporations throughout the country. He authored hundreds of nonfiction papers, user manuals and presentations for those confused by complexity and wearied by the pace of change. Barry first significant work of fiction is titled, Considering SomeplacElse. He continues to count his blessings with his life partner, Melinda, in suburban Arizona and places 39 remarkable years of marriage, three outstanding children and six wondrous grandchildren at the top of his list. www.soiwrotethisbook.comÂ
Alan Malizia. Alan Malizia attended Sacred Heart University in Bridgeport, Connecticut where he earned a B.A. in mathematics and a M.A. in education from the University of Bridgeport. His professional experience included corporate positions with companies such as Walden Books and then he shifted gears to teaching, his true passion. Malizia taught at Our Lady of Fatima in Wilton, Connecticut, Saint Gabriel Middle School and then at Stamford Catholic High School in Stamford, Connecticut where he ultimately became renowned coach for the girls high school volleyball team. Under Malizia, the team earned 4 state championship titles, one county title and numerous city and division titles as well. Many of Maliziaâ€™s players earned collegiate athletic scholarships. Malizia earned Connecticut Coach of the Year in 1988 and was selected for the Connecticut Women's Volleyball Hall Of Fame in 2007. Malizia wrote 2 self-published books: "The Little Red Chair," an autobiography about his life experience with polio and "A View From The Quiet Corner," a selection of his poems and reflections. Malizia received book awards from the USA Book News National in 2009 and was the International Book Award finalist in poetry for the inspirational category and winner in the religious category in 2010. firstname.lastname@example.org
Laurie Martin. Laurie has been a leading teacher of self-love and personal empowerment for over ten years. As a passionate speaker, Laurie conducts a series of workshops titled, Living Fully Empowered in the New Paradigm, throughout the year based on her forthcoming book Language of the Heart: Unconditional Love. She is a certified life coach since 2003, a certified yoga instructor since 2002, and the author of Smile Across Your Heart: The Process of Building Self-Love and an e-book called The Conscious Breakup Guide. Laurie has written a monthly â€œAsk Laurieâ€? advice column called â€œHeart to Heart,â€? for the Naples Daily News for over two years contributing over fifty articles. She has distributed her own monthly newsletter to an international readership in several countries for over ten years. www.SmileAcrossYourHeart.com.
David R. Martin. David is a wealth manager with 20 years of experience working with individuals, families and non-profits. David serves as the managing partner of INDX Strategies and the chair of the INDX Strategies Investment Committee. As a wealth manager, he focuses on helping his clients achieve financial independence and a healthy retirement. Prior to founding Quantflow Strategies and INDX Strategies, David was a Vice President at Smith Barney and UBS. While at UBS, David developed his expertise in all aspects of financial planning including asset allocation, stock option & ESPP plans, estate planning and retirement planning. www.indxstrategies.com/writings.htmlÂ
Patrick McKay. Patrick is a fitness consultant based in Jupiter, Florida. He helps people of all ages and fitness levels improve their quality of life and achieve long term results through common sense nutrition, challenging cardio routines, and constantly varied workouts. He is certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and as a golf fitness instructor through the Titleist Performance Institute. When he is not in the gym, Patrick enjoys playing basketball and tennis, as well as surfing and snowboarding. email@example.comÂ
Tina L. Montez. Tina is a business advisor to entrepreneurs in California and a distinguished media professional. She was recruited to assist in the development of AIDS campaigns by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), selected as a public affairs production fellow, WGBH-TV and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and won the Orson Welles Award for creative media.
Tina was raised in Mount Vernon, New York. Her father was a Navy veteran. Her mother was a talented songstress and vocalist in The Chantels. Tina has a masterâ€™s degree in business administration from Dominican University of California and a bachelorâ€™s degree in journalism from Duquesne University. She spearheaded collaborative relief effort in the wake of the earthquake in Haiti and Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Her philanthropic objectives were met through educational scholarships and literacy programs in Solano County California as well. Tina.Montez@hotmail.comÂ
Laura Nadeau. Laura is a makeup artist, beauty blogger and beauty expert who has appeared on morning shows around the country. Laura lives and works in NYC with her 90 pound Scottish Deerhound, Zo. www.blog.loandco.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Myrtle Newsam. Myrtle, a resident of Raleigh, North Carolina, is a gospel song writer and is currently in the process of recording a gospel CD. In 2010, three of her gospel songs were selected for her churches Christmas album. Besides pursuing her music career, Newsam is busy writing children and young adult stories as well as doing free-lance work in the commercial and jingle writing industry. Newsam is also an active member of BMI, Central Carolina Songwriters Association, and Writers-Unite.com
Michele A. Nuzzo, M.A. Michele inspires baby boomers to recharge their batteries and take positive action. Her specialties include career transitions, retirement life planning and caregiver support. Michele earned a masterâ€™s degree in clinical psychology and is certified as a life, retirement, ReCareer, and New Life Story wellness coach. Personal medical challenges, family caregiving crises, and her own midlife reinvention taught her the importance of focus, resilience, and self care. She weaves her professional training with her personal experiences to bring insight, compassion, and humor to her writing and coaching practice.Â Michele is the author of a caregiver booklet, Keeping Seniors SAFE: Tips for Boomers and Their Parents, and a career transition booklet, Keeping HOPE Alive: Success Strategies for Mature Job Seekers.Â
Anabela Olivier. Anabela grew up in Connecticut and completed her bachelorâ€™s degree in history at California State University, Los Angeles. She then went on to complete her law degree at Suffolk University Law School in Boston. Anabela, her husband and their 5 year old son live in the San Francisco Bay area.Â
Rev. John J. Oâ€™Neill, M.S. Fr. John was born in 1935 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. His three sisters, Mary, Ann and Peggy are all Sisters of Mercy. His brother Gene is the Police Commissioner in Bridgeport. Fr. John has been a LaSalette priest for 40 years. He received a master of education degree from Boston College. He is a National Science Foundation Scholarship recipient from the University of Missouri. He was the president of the Northeastern Collegiate Athletic conference in upstate New York. He was the first national director of vocations for the Catholic Church of the United States of America. He served as a provincial of the missionaries of LaSalette for nine years. He is currently pastor of Our Lady of Lourdes, Our Lady of LaSalette as well as St. James Church and Our Lady of Peace. He is best known as a good story teller.
Michael A. Pollock. Mike is a freelance writer in Ridgewood, New Jersey, focusing on investment topics. He has more than 30 years of experience as a business and financial reporter for The McGraw-Hill Companies and Dow Jones & Co. email@example.com
Christine Henchar Reed. Christine is a 1990 graduate of Fairfield University, where she majored in politics and minored in religious studies. She was awarded the Harry S. Truman Scholarship for dedication to public service and academic excellence and inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu while studying at Fairfield. Christine has dedicated her career to public service and has earned a master of arts degree (1994) in religion from Vanderbilt University and a master of divinity from Vanderbilt Divinity School (2003). She has served as a campus minister at Vanderbilt University, a chaplain at Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina and as a pastoral counselor at Cumberland Heights in Nashville, Tennessee. She resides in Franklin, Tennessee with her husband Roland and their two beloved cats, Tipper and Bob.
Harvey Rephen, ESQ. Harvey is an attorney and founder of law firm M. Harvey Rephen and Associates, P.C. with the main office located in New York, where he concentrates his practice in all areas of consumer debt law. Within this area of practice he handles a variety of matters including disputes, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claims, debt resolution and management, debt elimination and Fair Credit Reporting Act issues. Harvey is a dedicated advocate that received his law degree from Pace University School of Law in 1995. www.mharveyrephenlaw.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Susan Ross. Susanâ€™s career spans 20 years in business education, new business launch and development, business growth consulting, sales training, speaking and team building. She has worked with over 500 businesses and coached one on one with numerous clients.
Susanâ€™s work began in college teaching kindergarten, then teaching college. Later she launched a private business college which achieved national accreditation and approval from the U.S. Department of Education. The college specialized in training people to become entrepreneurs and sales professionals, a journey that allowed Susan to participate in hundreds of career and business launches. After selling her business college in 2005, Susan founded Blue Ocean Business Coaching & Masterminds and shifted her passion from students to business. www.blueoceancoaching.com
Lisa Rothstein. Lisa is a former Madison Avenue creative director and copywriter whose campaigns for IBM, Hanes, Johnson & Johnson and many other Fortune 500 companies have run worldwide. She continues to consult for select clients such as Capital One Bank, Samsung Electronics and Lenox. Lisa's first screenplay, Brit or Miss, was the winner of the comedy genre prize in Creative Screenwriting Magazine's Screenwriting Expo Screenplay Contest and a top finalist in several other competitions. Lisa is represented as a screenwriter by the Bohrman Agency in Beverly Hills, California.Â Lisa is a cartoonist, a singer with the San Diego Master Chorale, a occasional stand-up comedian and a certified coach for creative entrepreneurs. She is the co-author of the upcoming book, The DaVinci DilemmaTM: How Multi-Talented People Can Get Focused, Get More Done and Get More Joy Out of Life. Lisa holds a B.A. in Semiotics from Brown University, is a graduate of Anthony Robbins Leadership Academy and is a certified coach through Life Purpose Institute. www.thedavincicoach.com
Jacquelyn Saad. Jackie is President of Inter-Change Consulting Inc., a full service human resources and organizational development consulting firm specializing in change and problem management. Projects have included human resources program development, coaching of key executives, business closure, merger and acquisition support, employee fraud investigation, organizational redesign, team building and employment dispute mediation in the US and Canada. email@example.com
Rabbi Scott Saulson. Scott earned a B.A. in political science from the University of Michigan, a M.A. in international relations from the University of Miami, a M.A. in Hebrew letters from the Hebrew Union College where he was ordained as a Rabbi in 1976 and a Ph.D. in Semitics from the University of South Africa. Based on more than 30 years of professional pastoral service, and certification as a family mediator with a specialty in caregiving mediation, he established Moving Parents in 2007. This service offers workable decisions and richer relations for individuals and families as they are guided through the challenges that surface when seniors face significant life changes. He is a member of the National Association of Jewish Chaplains and of the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education and a charter member of the Atlanta chapter of the National Aging in Place Council.Â Scott is married to Dr. Diane Wulfsohn, a practicing clinical psychologist. They have two daughters, Raelle and Aliya. www.movingparents.orgÂ
Terri Schanks. Terri is a healer, visionary teacher, writer and affirmative life coach based in St. Louis, Missouri. She offers a nationwide practice and works with adults, children and businesses to heal, empower and transform lives and challenging situations. Terri holds a masters degree in social work from St. Louis University and is a licensed clinical social worker. She is the owner of Blessings Enterprises, LLC, a holistic healing and coaching business dedicated to honoring all the path of life brings with mindfulness and giggles. www.blessingsenterprises.com
Ira Scott. Scott grew up on Long Island, NY and graduated from The State University of New York at Stony Brook where he studied political science and psychology. After college, he worked for 17 years in financial services dealing in both mortgages and wireless infrastructure. Scott was in the top 3% of producing sales executives nationwide and then as a Regional Sales Manger led a sales force that produced more than 50% of the total production for the region with less than 10% of the regionâ€™s total sales force. After leading others to higher levels of success Scott decided it was time to formalize what he felt had always been a life calling - Personal Development Coaching. In 2009 Scott became a Certified Life Coach by an ICF (International Coach Federation) accredited school and founded Lean Into Life Inc. As a professional coach Scott provides an ongoing partnership to help clients produce fulfilling results in their personal and professional lives. Scott is a Certified Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Certified in Belief Craft (Knowledge Engineering and Sleight of Mouth), an American Board of Hypnotherapy Board Certified Hypnotist (Neo-Ericksonian Hypnotherapy), and has studied Human Needs Psychology, Strategic Intervention, and Havening (A Psychosensory Therapy). Learn more about Ira Scott at www.LeanIntoLife.com.
Dr. Barbara Seifert. Barbara is the president of Committed to Your Success Coaching & Consulting in Orlando, which specializes in personal and professional development. She is a Success Coach and helps individuals to take charge of their careers, find the work they love and enhance their professional development to reach their peak performance. She understands human behavior and is an expert in helping individuals to work off their strengths and do their best work. She also coaches in organizations to enhance employee engagement and for leadership development. In her 25 years of business experience, she has mentored and trained employees and business leaders to become successful and to achieve personal and organizational goals. Barbara received her Ph. D. from Barry University in Human Resource Development; she is a Certified Professional Coach, a Certified Law of Attraction Coach, Certified NeuroLinguistic Practitioner, and Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker. She is a writer for several publications and has appeared in print, radio and television to discuss career-related topics; she also is a speaker and trainer. She has provided career coaching services for several national and international conventions and is a Premier Coach for the American Society of Training & Development. Barbara is an adjunct professor at several universities, teaching both management and human resource development courses, including career management. You can learn more by visiting www.cyscoaching.com. You can get free tips and articles by visiting her blog, Your Career Success, which was rated as one of the top Lifecoaching Blogs to Follow in 2013, at www.allaboutcareerssite.com.Â
Lee E. Shilo. Lee holds a nine-to-five job and, in his free time, enjoys a passion for writing. He has a variety of published books and eBooks. Contributing to â€œLife Carrotsâ€? has been a pleasure for him and he hopes there will be a sequel that he can also contribute to! He lives on Vancouver Island in Victoria City, British Columbia. www.shilocom.com, firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ
Lynda Smith. Lynda is a wisdom preserver and connection specialist in South Africa. Her current role is building The Refirement Network in South Africa. This network is helping organizations and baby boomers to understand the opportunities and challenges that the future holds for this demographic. Lynda is a certified retirement coach with Retirement Options in the U.S. Lynda is a social entrepreneur and has a passion for understanding how South Africans can unlock skill development and help grow the economy. Lynda would like to encourage baby boomers worldwide to play an â€œencoreâ€? role in helping with skills, development and growth by engaging virtual, and live, travels to South Africa. www.refirementnetwork.com
Paula C Snyder. Paula has been songwriting and performing coast to coast over a 40 year span. Generally expressing her heart through poetry and song, Paula also enjoys writing articles, stories and marketing copy. Though she started songwriting in her early college years, Paula waited until recent years to record and publish some of her music. Paula recently started a new poetry and songwriting gift service, â€œVerses to Go,â€? for special occasions. You can also find Paula on iTunes. Paula is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University. She currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina with her husband Marc. www.pcsnydermusic.com
Kim Solomito. Kim is married to Jon Malkmes. They are business partners of 25 years as floral designers. Their business, Kim Jon Designs, is located in Watermill, New York. Kim is also active in Yoga and other wellness activities. www.kimjondesigns.com, email@example.com
Mona Tippins. Mona has traveled extensively throughout Europe, North America and the Russian Far East by train. She holds the Guinness World Record for unduplicated rail miles. Mona is the author ofÂ Tomorrow the Train: Journey to the World RecordÂ andÂ European Train Travel Tips: Revised and Updated. Her novel,Â Operation Winterset: Code Name JonathanÂ will soon be released.
Marina Tonkonogy. Marina is a psychotherapist practicing in Thousand Oaks, California. She has M.A. in psychology in the field of marriage and family therapy, certification in psychoanalytic psychotherapy and is a member of California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. She offers individual and marital therapy, support groups for those going through divorce or recently divorced and for those dealing with their partnerâ€™s infidelity. Marina has a passion for making psychological education open and accessible to general public and gives lectures and presentations on a variety of psychological topics. www.mtmft.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
â€‹Daniel P. Tully. Dan Tully is Chairman Emeritus of Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., the worldwide financial services corporation. Mr. Tully has spent his entire business career at Merrill Lynch, which he joined in 1955 in the accounting department. Within two years he was named operations manager of the Stamford, Connecticut office. After this grounding in the firmâ€™s operations, he entered the Merrill Lynch Training School and in 1959 returned to the Stamford office as an account executive. He was appointed manager of the Stamford office in 1970 and the following year he was elected a Vice President of the firm.Â
In 1976 Mr. Tully was appointed Director of Individual Sales. One year later he was elected to the Board of Directors of Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, the firmâ€™s principal securities subsidiary, becoming Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 1985. He also served as President and Chief Operating Officer of the parent company, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. Mr. Tully then served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. from May 1992 to April 1997.Â
Mr. Tully and his wife, Grace, have four children and fourteen grandchildren.Â
Leonard Velasquez. Leonard graduated from high school on a Thursday and was drafted for Vietnam the following Monday. He chose the Navy; he wanted to serve his country and also travel abroad to see what he had read in books. Leonard realized that however poor he thought he was, he was rich by the living standards he saw abroad. Leonardâ€™s work experience commenced as a Navy postal clerk. After the service he landed a temp job with the Bank of America which eventually became full-time. He worked his way up the corporate ladder. His roles along the way included computer operations midnight shift manager, mainframe operations (the new IBM platform), cash management lockbox services, account reconcilement services, mortgage and enterprise-level server operations. He was blessed with great teams from Hawaii to New York. Together they found continuous ways to improve the business. He has now worked for the Bank of America for over 40 years and is proud of his accomplishments.Â
Paul Volpe. Paul is a managing partner and financial advisor with Halper-Rawiszer Financial Group in Westport, Connecticut. He resides in New Canaan, Connecticut with his wife and two sons.
Ricky Wade. After leaving Jamaica and a career in aviation, Ricky Wade took a corporate position with McDonaldâ€™s in 1981 and became a franchisee in 2001 along with his wife Lissette. While operating high-performing restaurants, the Wades are extremely involved in regional and national McDonaldâ€™s leadership and as role models in their community. Wade is known as a business leader and as a mentor for youth throughout his community. He has devoted his talents to 15 community boards, from the Urban League and Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to United Way, The Arc of Palm Beach County, and Ronald McDonald House Charities. He is a frequent speaker at youth-oriented events and was honored to meet George W. Bush at the Whitehouse in 2007 as a McDonaldâ€™s representative for Black History Month.
The Wades have three children and live in West Palm Beach. The couple recently received the coveted McDonald's Golden Arch Award, an honor bestowed on less than 1% of franchisees.
Paul and Charlene Walker. The Walkers reside in South Florida. They are proud parents of five children; Nicholas, Frederick, Michael-Lerner, Michael and Angela and have fifteen grandchildren.Â
Peter Wallimann. Peter graduated from ETH Zurich with a degree in chemistry. Later, he conducted research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge. Peter then became a scientific editor in an international publishing house and worked in the Swiss chemical industry.
Apart from intellectual development, Peter has always been interested in cultural and spiritual movements. His project, termed â€œSENSIGNS,â€? is a unique fusion of art, nature and poetry, the focus lying on beauty as a universal key to higher understanding and deeper compassion. Peter has published numerous scientific, philosophical and spiritual articles and has given many lectures. He has made thousands of remarkable high resolution photographs of insects, especially of dragon flies and butterflies. His art work has been shown at private exhibits, published in magazines and printed in various formats. Peter lives and works as a writer and sound therapist in Zurich Switzerland. He has a 10-year-old son. www.sensigns.ch, email@example.com
Joanie Winberg. Joanie is the CEO of the National Association of Divorce for Women and Children and the founder of Single Again! Now What? She launched several mentoring programs for women and men on how to survive after a loss or a divorce. Joanie's mission is to provide educational programs to empower single parents to regain their confidence, build self esteem and create a foundation of life skills to enhance their quality of lifeâ€”for themselves and their families. Joanie is a certified human behavior consultant, author, speaker, corporate trainer and mentor specializing in divorce. www.nadwc.org
Becky Woodbridge. Prior to becoming a speaker and professional coach, Becky Woodbridge was the former president and founder of a highly rated South Florida real estate company, and as a 25-year major airline Zillion Miler in the aisles. In two distinctly different work environments, Woodbridge saw commonality in the way that customer service is highly affected by poor communication and can limit successful results both personally and professionally. As the owner of a real estate company and a flight attendant for a major airline, Woodbridge had firsthand knowledge of the mood shifts between employees and the customer. Her very own mood created a company identity and is acutely aware of the shift in business. â€œPlane Speakingâ€? Mood Matters is an interactive workshop that entertains, educate and empowers participants to unleash their extraordinary way of being to reach their fullest potential. Woodbridge is currently the organizer for TEDxDelrayBeach 2013. Originally from Bangor, Maine,Woodbridge migrated down the coast and has become an active participant in the South Florida business community. In 2007, she participated in Leadership Boca Raton and Leadership Delray Beach as a member of each respective Chamber of Commerce. Formerly served on the Board of Aid To Victims of Domestic Abuse, Delray Beach Film Festival and founder of Holiday Angels Foundation. Woodbridge is a member of the National Speakers Association, Florida Speakers Association, American Society of Training and Development, and the International Coach Federation. www.beckywoodbridge.com
Karen Wright. Karen coaches individuals seeking clarity and assists corporations in transforming ordinary into exceptional. In The Sequoia Seed: Remembering the Truth of Who You Are, Karen speaks knowingly of lifeâ€™s hardshipsâ€”fires that can ravage and entrap, but also strengthen and free. This profound little book packs a powerful punch of inspiration and guidance for those who have lost their bearing on lifeâ€™s spiritual journey home. Her bi-monthly ezine, Waking Up, gives a precious momentâ€™s sanity to a world in chaos. www.wrightminded.com
Barbara Wulf. Barbara is a professional career and life coach, speaker and writer. She brings 25 years of experience in education and career consulting to her business, Beckon Call. With a masterâ€™s degree in counseling, Barbara completed her professional coaching certification from the Coaches Training Institute, holds the designation of associate certified coach by the ICF and is a certified ReCareer coach. She lives in Wisconsin with her husband and miniature schnauzer and is a mother of two young working adults. www.beckoncall-coach.com
Susan Young. Susan has a B.S. in business and a MA. in education. One of her greatest strengths is getting people to share their stories with her. She asserts that everyone has the desire to feel loved and appreciated for the person they are and not the person others need them to be. Having coached hundreds of people, Susan understands how personality type affects every aspect of a person's life.Â Susan has developed a teaching system where a person can be better prepared for college, a career or even finding the right partner. Susanâ€™s goal is to enlighten millions of men and women on what makes them unique and to follow their passion and focus on their strengths. firstname.lastname@example.org