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It is an African American tradition to hold on to and treasure certain Funeral Programs because they represent a final and public tribute to the life of family members, friends and associates. Ms.Sutton began actively collecting Funeral Programs and Newspaper Obituaries in1986. Today she has a 15 volume collection of 2" loose-leaf binders full of them consisting of at least 1000 people. She will share with you how to decipher the clues provided therein to help with your genealogical research.
Karen E. Sutton is a Family Historian, specializing in African-American research in Maryland,Virginia, & Washington, DC,Medical, and Lineage Societies in general, and the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) research in particular. She joined NSDAR based on the service of her free black ancestor from Virginia. Karen also served as National membership chair for the Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society, Inc.(AAHGS), is a charter member of the Baltimore Chapter of AAHGS, and is the first Black “National Vice-Chairperson -- African American” -- for the“National Lineage Research Committee,” NSDAR. She holds a B.S. in Nursing and a Master's degree in Historical Studies. After receiving her MA,Karen worked at the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in colonial costume, and is currently employed as a Registered Nurse in Long Term Care. She has also taught "African American History" and "Introduction to the African American Experience" courses in the Africana Studies Department at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, and is seeking similar employment at a Baltimore Area Community College or University.
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Brenda Pearce, The Empowered Nurse, interviews Kat Downey, a Preplanning Strategist and Funeral Director. This interview delves into the deep and often difficult topic of death. Everybody does this, but nobody wants to talk about it. eFactor Radio wishes to dispel myths, and help our audience to understand that there is a proper time to plan and pre-planning is the way to go. We are offering an open forum where you can ask questions, get answers, and tap into resources intended to lessen the burden, and not leave it until a time of crisis to be dealt with by family at the time of loss.
Kat Downey has made a commitment to serving humanity combining her roles as a funeral director and insurance advisor.
Having earned a BA in Biology and a Masters in Education from two prestigious Universities, she taught school in both the Secondary and College levels in Toronto. Realizing her true calling was in assisting people in dealing with difficult decision planning such as funeral planning and estate preservation Kat left the educational system behind for her true calling.
Obtaining her license as a Funeral Director in 1998, Kat embarked into a new career path. Though death is an essential component of the human experience, she provides a unique perspective and service to provide peace of mind to her clients. Kat has a strong knowledge base which includes insurance and benefit products as well as she is a licenced Insurance broker. She has taken courses in Palliative Care and Bereavement Facilitator’s programs as well. She has also published the Executor's Companion Workbook in 2010 and is a Certified Executor Advisor, obtaining that designation in 2014.
She is an active volunteer and networking and is recognized as an upbeat, honest and capable professional whose main goal is to leave her clients feeling cared for, validated and secure.
We have three returning guests this morning, Eve Kelso, Jan Buike and Kate Nelson. These three ladies are responsible for the older adult programs offered by the City of Manhattan Beach
Eve Kelso is a Recreation Services Manager for the City of Manhattan Beach, overseeing the Dial-A-Ride, Older Adult and Volunteer programs. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and Master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration.
Kate Nelson began her career at Mira Costa as an English teacher in 1972. In succeeding years she became the Activities Director, Educational Advisor, and Vice-Principal. For five years she was the principal of the South Bay Adult School, and in 2000, took the position of Assistant Superintendent (Educational Services) for the Manhattan Beach Unified School District.
Jan Buike was raised in Michigan. She received Bachelor degrees in Social Work and Education from Michigan State University. After teaching for several years she went into the not for profit world, including InfoLine with United Way in Pontiac, Michigan and Assistant Director of an Emergency Services agency, Lighthouse. Jan moved to California in 1988.
So this morning, we’ll be talking about the various programs available to older adults in Manhattan Beach.
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Tina Tessina is a licensed psychotherapist in Southern California with 30 years’ experience in counseling individuals and couples. Known on the Web as Dr. Romance, Tina is also the author of 13 books in 16 languages, including "Money, Sex and Kids: Stop Fighting About the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage", "Dr. Romance’s Guide to Dating In the Digital Age", and "The Real 13th Step: Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance and Independence Beyond the 12-Step Programs". Join us for this important interview to learn how to become more indiependent and self-reliant in the recovery process.
Ashu Desai, our latest guest on IT Life Radio thinks college computer science programs are failing their students. He's founded a new kind of school to make the next generation of software developers that he thinks is more cost effective, faster, and most importantly, makes better developers than traditional IT programs from four year universities.
Ashu thinks that developers aren't getting enough hands on experience or managing enough projects in college, and that the teachers they get are more interested in research than teaching. Desai knows first-hand. He dropped out of a college program himself when he realized he had learned far more from designing his own app than he was learning in school. After a few successful years as an IT pro, he decided to fix the problems he has seen. He founded Make School.
According to Desai, Make School is designed to work more like a startup than a school. The "campus" looks like any office of a San Francisco startup. And the students spend part of their day in lectures and part of the day working on projects of their own. In other words, they get the startup experience. They've only had one class so far, but most of those folks are working and some are making well above the average salary for developers coming out of college and they're doing it in less time.
The kicker? There is no tuition. Make School has a different business plan. Instead of taking money from you before you've made any they defer the tuition and then take a percentage of your salary in your first years after they get you a job. No job? No tuition.
Ashu Desai is one of the founders of Make School, a university replacement for computer science. He attended UCLA to study computer science before dropping out to join Y Combinator and found Make School in hopes of improving computer science education.
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Dieting and weight loss typically mean deprivation especially when food and social meals also satisfy emotional desires and entertainment purposes. However, once an individual has attained a healthy metabolism, healthy muscle to fat ratio (BMI-Body Mass Index), quality sleeping, regular activities, and an easy as well as conscious food selection, then social eating, eating for entertainment or delight or even the periodic emotional eating does not typically cause weight gain problems. So, lets configure weight loss programs which actually promote a good metabolism along side periodic emotional eating moments. Dr. Carol Francis, author of over 10 books with "If You Can't Stop Eating, Maybe You're Hungry: Reset Your Cravings" and "Evolving Women's Consciousness: Dialogues with 21st Century Women" are two books most related to weight loss and conscious living related to eating. Dr. Carol Francis can be contacted at drcarolfrancis.com or at 310-543-1824 as a Clinical Psychologist, Marriage, Family & Child Therapist and Certified Medical Hypnotherapist, practicing in Los Angeles Beach Cities communities.
Veteran Bodybuilder Johnathan Johnson, owner of Powerful Permission Fitness will discuss his achievements, training, and programs.
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