Many topics. One core message: Inspiring others to see and be their best.
Presentations can be tailored to meet the needs of any group. I look forward to helping you and your team achieve your goals.
I’m proud to be a testimonial speaker and content expert on: career coaching; mid-career women in higher education; and patient advocacy. My experience ranges from small seminars, to live TV and radio interviews, to standing center stage before 100s of people.
Webinar, CV or Resume: What’s the Difference and Why it Matters
Spartan Insights Podcast: Introduction as MSU Alumni Association pre-vetted career coach
Invited Panelist: MSU Graduate School Expanding Careers for PhDs
Mid-Career Women in Higher Education
Lead presenter: Exploring journeys to empower voices. NASPA Region IV-E Women in Student Affairs (WISA) Conference
Moderator and panelist: Negotiating the middle: Mid-career mothers in student affairs. NASPA Conference; Women in Student Affairs (WISA) Knowledge Community Featured Presentation. Standing room only.
Podium presentation: Mid-career mothers in student affairs: Negotiating multiple roles, like clockwork. MSU College of Education Graduate Research Colloquium (GRC)
Poster presentation: High achieving academic women: Navigating multiple environments. Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) Conference
Podium presentation: High achieving academic women: Where are we and where should we go. MSU College of Education Graduate Research Colloquium (GRC)
In 2008, our 3 year old son was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. His tenacity and courage inspired me to be his advocate and a voice for patients and families impacted by childhood cancer.
Featured speaker: How Nurses Taught us to Care for Our Son and Each Other. Nursing Student Association Meetings
Cast Member: Listen to Your Mother Metro Detroit Show
Featured: 3-part series on WLNS TV 6 Lansing for February sweeps. Third segment included two live on-air interviews.
Fundraiser and leadership team member: 46 Mommas Shave for the Brave Campaign national head-shaving events.
Met with Congressional reps lobbying for support of the Creating Hope Act.
Participant & Advocate: Congressional Childhood Cancer Caucus.
Guest: C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Radio-a-Thon Fundraiser