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2017

October 28: "Change Your Habitudes, Change Your Life" Workshop  REGISTER HERE Sturbridge, MA

October 27: Featured Speaker: "The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People (Part 3 of 3-part Series)" 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Central Mass South Referral Group, Sturbridge, MA

October 13: Guest Speaker: American Association of University Women (AAUW) of Connecticut Fall Conference, Hartford, CT.  10:15 a.m.

October 4: Moderator: Domestic Violence Panel, Location TBA. 7:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

September 22: Featured Speaker: "The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People (Part 2 of 3-part Series)" 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Central Mass South Referral Group, Sturbridge, MA

September 19: Guest Speaker: Women's Information Network, Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA 12:00 p.m.

September 13: Guest Speaker: New York Conference of Mayors, Saratoga Springs, NY 10:45 a.m.

September 6: Private Speaking Event. Worcester, MA

August 28: Keynote Speaker: Seekonk High School Professional Development, Seekonk, MA

August 25: Featured Speaker: "The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People (Part 1 of 3-part Series)" 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Central Mass South Referral Group, Sturbridge, MA

July 11: Private Training. Visitation House, Worcester, MA

June 21: Private Speaking Event: OFS Fitel, Sturbridge, MA

June 10: "Change Your Habitudes, Change Your Life" Workshop  REGISTER HERE Sturbridge, MA

May 23: Private Speaking Event. Worcester, MA

May 9: Featured Speaker: "Managing Stress for Caregivers," 7:00 p.m. Dedham Special Education Parents Advisory Committee, Dedham, MA

April 30: Featured Speaker: "Food Allergies: Managing the Stress and Anxiety" 12:00 p.m. Northeast Food Allergy Awareness Expo, Marlborough, MA

April 25: Featured Speaker: "How To Deal With Difficult Employees" 12:00 p.m. Sturbridge, MA

April 1: Master of Ceremony: Dancing With The Stars, Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force, 7:00 p.m. Sturbridge, MA

March 23: Featured Speaker: "Helping Your Kids Cope With Stress, Program for Parents" 6:30 p.m. Sturbridge, MA

March 22: Private Training. Visitation House, Worcester, MA

March 8: Private Speaking Event. Visitation House, Worcester, MA

March 1: Private Training. Visitation House, Worcester, MA

February 24: Featured Speaker: "Building A Successful Team (Even If You’re Self-Employed!)" 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA

February 14: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 7:00 p.m. Suffield Senior Center (Sponsored by Kent Memorial Library), Suffield, CT

February 2: Featured Speaker: "7 Steps to New Year's Resolution Success," 7:00 p.m. Tewksbury Public Library, Tewksbury, MA

January 8: Featured Speaker: "7 Steps to New Year's Resolution Success," 3:00 p.m. Townsend Public Library, Townsend, MA

January 3: Speaker: Dudley-Charlton Regional School,- Professional Development, Practices for a Positive Workplace, Dudley, MA

2016

December 10: Featured Speaker: Family Leadership Training Institute, Marlborough, MA

November 14: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 6:30 pm., Sunderland Public Library, Sunderland, MA

November 8: Speaker: Dudley-Charlton Regional School, "Managing Stress - Professional Development," Dudley, MA

October 31: Keynote Speaker: Massachusetts Administrators for Special Education, Worcester, MA 

October 19: Private Training. Worcester, MA

October 12: Featured Speaker: “Change Your Habitudes, Change Your Life.” Woman in Business, Sturbridge, MA 12:00 p.m.

October 8: Featured Speaker: "If Only There Were 25 Hours In A Day . . . ," 11:00 a.m. Holyoke Public Library, Holyoke, MA

October 7: Speaker: Dudley-Charlton Regional School,- Professional Development, Practices for a Positive Workplace, Dudley, MA

October 5: Private Training. Worcester, MA

September 28: Private Training. Worcester, MA

September 24: Master of Ceremony: Dancing With The Stars, Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force, 7:00 p.m. Sturbridge, MA

September 21: Private Training. Worcester, MA

September 15: Featured Speaker: “Hone Your Soft Skills . . . Enhance Your Career.” American Society of Quality, Worcester, MA 7:00 p.m.

September 14: Private Training. Worcester, MA

September 7: Private Training. Worcester, MA

August 31: Private Training. Worcester, MA

August 8: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 7:00 pm. East Longmeadow Public Library, East Longmeadow, MA

July 28: Presenter: Study Skills Workshop for Academic Success. 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m, Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

July 22: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 2:00 p.m. West Springfield Public Library, West Springfield, MA

July 22: Featured Speaker: "If Only There Were 25 Hours In A Day . . . , 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA

July 19: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 7:00 p.m. Townsend Public Library, Townsend, MA

July 14: Featured Speaker: "Resilience: The Key to Retirement Well-being." Brookdale Cushing Park, Framingham, MA 2:00 p.m.

June 28: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 23: Featured Speaker: "Attitude Is Everything."  Brookdale Cushing Park, Framingham, MA 5:30 p.m.

June 22: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 21: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 20: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 15: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 13: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 8: Private Training. Worcester, MA

June 6: Private Training. Worcester, MA

May 26: Featured Speaker: "Managing Stress." Brookdale Cushing Park, Framingham, MA 4:00 p.m.

May 21: Featured Speaker: Family Leadership Training Institute, Marlborough, MA

May 11: Speaker: Woman in Business Expo, "Resilience: The Key to Retirement Well-being," 6:00 p.m. Oliver Wight Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge, MA

April 30: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," 10:00 a.m. Holyoke Public Library, Holyoke, MA

April 29: Presenter: Bay Path Regional High School, Professional Development Program, Charlton, MA.

April 14: Speaker: 7th Annual Worcester Women's Leadership Conference, Worcester, MA

April 2: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life"  Corrective Chiropractic Client Appreciation, Bolton, MA

March 31: Presenter: Falmouth Academy, "Managing Stress Through Resilience, Program For Students" and "Helping Your Kids Cope With Stress, Program for Parents" Falmouth, MA

March 24: Presenter: Embracing Change: Rewiring for Resilience" Empowering Women in Business Conference, 2016 (Nichols College)

March 3: "Wellness Works" Health and Wellness Fair, Shepherd Hill Regional High School, 68 Dudley-Oxford Road. 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dudley, MA

February 24: Featured Speaker: "Living A Less Stressed, More Flourishing Life," Lunenburg Public Library. 7:00 p.m., Lunenburg, MA

February 24: Presenter: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, 12:30 p.m.,North Adams, MA

February 17: Featured Speaker: "Wellness: The Mind-Body Connection", OFS, Sturbridge, MA.

February 4: Featured Speaker: Notre Dame Health Care Systems, Worcester, MA

February 3: Presenter: Change Your Habitudes, Change Your Life. 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m, Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

January 31: Brookfield Unitartian Universalist Church, 10:30 a.m. Brookfield, MA

January 27: Speaker: "Managing Stress" Whitney Place Assisted Living Residences, Natick MA 2:00 p.m.

January 22: Presenter: Success -- What's Holding You Back?, 7:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA

2015

December 14: Charlton Elementary School (Professional Development), Charlton, MA

December 9: EMCEE: Woman in Business Holiday Party and 30th Anniversary Celebration, Sturbridge, MA

December 8: Presenter: Dress For Success, Professional Women's Group, Worcester, MA

November 17: "Wellness Works" Health and Wellness Fair, Shepherd Hill Regional High School, 68 Dudley-Oxford Road. 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dudley, MA

November 5: Presenter: Breaking Those Stressful Habitudes. 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m, Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

October 27: Presenter: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

October 20: Speaker: Dudley-Charlton Regional School, "Talking With Children About Stress" 6:00 p.m. Charlton, MA

September 29: Presenter: Are you Being Heard? 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m, Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

June 29: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

June 24: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

June 23: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

June 19: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

June 15: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, Pittsfield, MA

June 13: Featured Speaker: Family Initiatives, Marlborough, MA

June 5: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

May 28: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

May 27: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

May 21: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

May 20: Guest Speaker: Southbridge Rotary Student Honors Luncheon, MA

May 20: Featured Speaker: Venture Community Services, MA

May 18: Trainer: Berkshire Family And Individual Resources, North Adams, MA

May 16: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

May 14: Keynote Speaker: Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition CARE Conference, Marlborough, MA

May 13: Featured Speaker: Venture Community Services, MA

May 12: Featured Speaker: Westfield State University, Westfield, MA

May 6: Featured Speaker: Venture Community Services, MA

May 5: Featured Speaker: Managing Stress Program: OFS, Sturbridge, MA

May 4: Featured Speaker: Managing Stress Program: OFS, Sturbridge, MA

May 3: Featured Speaker: Managing Stress Program: OFS, Sturbridge, MA

April 29: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Waltham, MA

April 27: Featured Speaker: University of New England, Biddeford, ME

April 16: Featured Speaker: The Chaplaincy Center, Providence, RI

April 15: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

April 13: Keynote Speaker: Zukas Hilltop Barn, Spencer, MA

April 11: Master of Ceremony: Dancing With The Stars, Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force, 7:00 p.m. Sturbridge, MA

April 8: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

April 4: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

April 2: Keynote Speaker: SpencerBANK, Spencer, MA

April 1: Featured Speaker: Venture Community Services, MA

March 26: Featured Speaker: Empowering Women in Business Conference, 2015 (Nichols College)

March 26: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

March 19: Featured Speaker: Milford Area Chamber of Commerce, Connecting Women Leaders Luncheon.

March 18: Trainer: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Waltham, MA

March 3: Featured Speaker: Managing Caregiver Stress Through Resilience, Gardner, MA

February 26: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Tewksbury, MA

February 4: Featured Speaker: Managing Caregiver Stress Through Resilience, Worcester, MA

January 27: Guest Speaker: Webster-Oxford-Dudley Chamber of Commerce 67th Annual Meeting, Point Breeze, Webster, MA

January 22: Featured Speaker: Managing Caregiver Stress Through Resilience, Worcester, MA

January 13: Managing Caregiver Stress Through Resilience, 7:00 p.m.free online webinar courtesy of JME Insights.

2014

December 16: Business Forward Females Group, Marlborough, MA

December 14: Brookfield Unitartian Universalist Church, Brookfield, MA

November 24: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

November 17: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

November 10: National Association of Professional Organizers, Waltham, MA

November 6: Harvard Medical School / New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, MA

November 5: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Tewksbury, MA

November 4: The McCurdy Group Customer Appreciation Night, Sturbridge, MA

November 3: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Dorchester, MA

October 30: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Waltham, MA

October 23: Middlesex Human Services Agency, Waltham, M

October 22: Harvard Medical School / New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, MA

September 30: Quaboag Valley Chamber of Commerce Referral Group, Palmer, MA

August 25: MPI - New England -- ShortTalks to Awesomeness, Burlington, MA

August 1 - 21: The Art of Happiness After Loss Summit,(New Zealand) w/ Online Access

June 26: Bay Path Elder Services, Marlborough, MA

June 19: Heritage School, Charlton, MA

June 16: DPH Family Initiatives, Framingham, MA

June 11: Community Teamwork, Inc., Lowell, MA

June 5: Connecticut Parks and Recreation Association. Branford, CT

June 4: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

May 27: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

May 21: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

May 15: Bay Path Elder Services, Marlborough, MA

May 15: Harvard Medical School / New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, MA

May 14: SUNY Empire State College, Newburgh, NY

May 8: True North Holistic Center and Retreat House, Hubbardston, MA

May 7: Bay Path Elder Services, Marlborough, MA

April 30: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

April 27-29: PMA Foundations Womens Fresh Perspectives Conference, Phoenix, AZ

April 24: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

April 22: Own Your Story. Bay Path College, Sturbridge, MA

April 17: Bay Path Elder Services, Marlborough, MA

April 15: Bay Path Elder Services, Marlborough, MA

April 10: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

April 10: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

April 9: OFS, Sturbridge, MA

April 1: Hometown Bank, Spencer, MA

March 27: Empowering Women in Business Conference, 2014 (Nichols College)

March 25: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

March 20: Alpha Gamma Educators

March 3: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Marlborough, MA

March 17: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

March 13: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Marlborough, MA

March 11: Southbridge Credit Union, Sturbridge, MA

March 11: The McCurdy Group

March 6: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

March 5: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

March 3: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Framinham, MA

February 28: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Lowell, MA

February 26: SUNY Empire State College, New York, NY

Febuary 25: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

February 19: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Worcester, MA

February 14: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Springfield, MA

February 13: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Worcester, MA

February 11: South Middlesex Opportunities Council, Springfield, MA

February 11:The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

February 10: American Cancer Society Relay For Life, Southbridge, MA

February 4: The Bridge of Central Massachusetts, Worcester, MA

January 22: Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA.

January 14: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

2013

December 20: Boston University Medical Campus, Boston, MA

December 18: Family Health Center, Worcester, MA

December 14: Family Leadership Training Institute, Marlborough, MA

December 10: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

November 19: Dress For Success, Worcester, MA

November 12: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

November 6: SUNY Empire State College, East Syracuse, NY

October 22: Dress For Success, Worcester, MA

October 15: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

September 19: Dress For Success, Worcester, MA

September 10 and 24: The McCurdy Group, Sturbridge, MA

August 6 -- Edwards, Wildman, Palmer, LLP. Boston, MA.

June 7 - Worcester Women's Leadership Conference: Guest Presenter: Job or Vocation? Discovering Your Purpose-filled Profession

June 5, 6, 11, 13, 25, 27 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

May 24 -- Guest Speaker. Building A Successful Team (Even If Youre Self-employed!) - Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA.

May 7, 9, 14, 16, 17, 21, 23, 28, 30 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

May 7 - Featured Speaker- Resilience: The Key to Retirement Well-being. Brookstone Wealth Management

May 6 and 13, 20113-- Private training. Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center

May 1, 2013 - Guest Speaker: Southbridge Rotary - Honor Student Recognition Day

April 22 and 29 -- Private training. Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center

April 9, 11, 16, 30 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

March 28 - Change Your Habitude (One-Day, 1.5-Hour Workshop) Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

March 22 -- Guest Speaker. Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA.

March 21 - Sturbridge, MA -- Panelist: Women's Leadership Forum, Publick House, 6:00 p.m.

March 15 - Guest Speaker. Southbridge Women's Club, Southbridge. MA

March 5, 14, 19, 26 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

February 28, 2013 - How To Be An Effective Communicator (One-Day, 1.5-Hour Workshop) Hitchcock Academy, Brimfield, MA

February 26 and 28 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

February 12 - Featured Guest. SImply Talking. 11:00 a.m.

2012

December 6 -- Private training: Harrington Healthcare Systems

November 13 -- Featured Speaker: Central Mass South Chamber of Commerce.

November 9 -- Guest Speaker. Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA

October 15 - Worcester, MA - Belmont School. School program. Private event.

June 14, 2012 -- Private training. Southbridge Credit Union.

June 11, 20, 26 -- Private training. Seven Hills for WorkTerrain.

June 6 -- Private training. Family Health Center for WorkTerrain.

May 12, 16, 17, 23 -- Private training. Seven Hills for WorkTerrain.

May 1, 3, 9, 21 -- Private training. The Bridge for WorkTerrain.

April 14 -- Featured speaker. Dress For Success, Worcester, MA.

April 13 -- Speaker. Community Business Associates, Sturbridge, MA.

April 11, 23, 30 -- Private training. Seven Hills for WorkTerrain.

April 4, 18, 24, 30 -- Private training. The Bridge for WorkTerrain.

March 23 -- Private training. EOHHS for WorkTerrain.

March 19 -- Private training. Seven Hills for WorkTerrain.

March 13, 15, 26, 27, 28 -- Private training. The Bridge for WorkTerrain.

February 6 -- Featured speaker. Hampden County Mother of Twins Association, Springfield, MA.

February 14, 23 -- Private training. Family Health Center for WorkTerrain.

February 7, 13, 27, 29 -- Private training. The Bridge for WorkTerrain.

January 25-26 -- Private training. Dave's Pest Control.

January 10 -- Private training. Family Health Center for WorkTerrain.

2011

December 7, 13 -- Private training. Family Health Center for WorkTerrain.

November 9-- Worcester, MA -- Keynote Speaker: Outstanding Women In Business Awards. Worcester Business Journal, Tuckerman Hall,10 Tuckerman Street. 11:30 a.m.

November 3 -- Guest presenter. New England Business Expo. Worcester, MA. Topic: Be A Resilient Leader.

August 22 -- Featured speaker. Bay Path College Faculty Day. Longmeadow, MA.

August 17 -- Private training. Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI). Worcester, MA.

June 28 -- Private training. EOHHS for WorkTerrain.

June 8, 15, 22 -- Private training. Framingham Advocates for WorkTerrain.

June 7, 14, 16, 29,30 -- Private training. Monson Developmental Center for WorkTerrain.

June 10 and 24 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

June 9, 2011 -- Webster, MA -- Guest Speaker -- "On Being a 21st Century Author."

Booklovers' Gourmet, 55 East Main Street. 5:30 p.m. To register, call 508-949-6232.

June 4 -- Webster, MA -- How to Live A Flourishing Life Process Workshop. Booklovers' Gourmet, 55 East Main Street. 10:00 a.m.

June 3 -- Worcester, MA -- Worcester Women's Conference. (breakout session speaker) Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce, DCU Center

May 20 -- Feeding Hills, MA. Featured author - Painting The Invisible Man. Private Book Club.

May 13 and 27 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

May 18, 20, 30, 2011 -- Private training. Framingham Advocates for WorkTerrain.

April 28, 2011 - Southbridge, MA -- Workshop: "Live A Flourishing Life," Harrington Hospital 100 South Street, Conference Room 1. 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. To register, call Cheryl St. Pierre at 508-765-3050.

April 20, 2011 -- Southbridge Credit Union.

April 15 and 29, 2011 -- Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

April 4, 6, 25, 2011 -- Framingham Advocates for WorkTerrain.

March 24, 2011 - Sturbridge, MA -- Guest Host: Woman in Business Leadership Workshop. 7:00 p.m.

March 24 - Southbridge, MA -- Guest Speaker: "Managing Your Stress, Before It Manages You," Harrington Hospital. 2:00 p.m.

March 22 -- Private training. The McCurdy Group.

March 11 and 25 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

March 9, 2011 -- Radio Interview: Chit Chat Cafe Live. ArtistFirst Radio Network. 9:00 p.m. EST

March 9, 2011 - Sturbridge, MA -- Guest Speaker: Woman in Business Luncheon Meeting.12:00. (Re-scheduled from 1/2/11)

March 3, 2011 -- Private training. Brockton Day Nursery for WorkTerrain.

March 2, 16, 30, 2011 -- Private training. Framingham Advocates for WorkTerrain.

February 28, 2011 -- Private training. Framingham Advocates for WorkTerrain.

February 25, 2011 -- Guest Speaker:"Stress and the Bottom Line" --Community Business Associates, Oliver Wight Tavern at OSV, Sturbridge. 7:15 a.m.

February 22, 2011 -- Private training. The McCurdy Group.

February 17, 2011 -- Guest Speaker: "Managing Your Stress, Before It Manages You" Harrington Hospital. Private.

February 4 and 11, 2011 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

January 12, 2011 -- Guest Speaker: Woman in Business, Luncheon Meeting.12:00. (Cancelled due to snowstorm).

January 11 and 18, 2011 -- Private training. The McCurdy Group.

January 11, 14, 28, 2011 -- Private training. Community Teamwork for WorkTerrain.

2010

December 15, 2010 -- Guest Speaker: Rotary Club of Southbridge, Luncheon Meeting.12:00.

November 16, 2010 - Charlton, MA -- 2-Hour Live A Flourishing Life Workshop -- Bay Path College, 242 Charlton Rd (Rte 20), Charlton, MA. Limited seating. To register, click here.

November 11, 2010 - Sturbridge, MA -- Book-signing Fundraiser for Opacum Land Trust, at Playa Del Carmen, 179 Main St. (Rte. 131), 508-347-9144. 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

November 5, 2010 -- Television interview: The Author's Muse with Lynne Serrenho. Featured guest. 7:00 p.m. (EST)

October 16, 2010 - Charlton, MA -- Guest Speaker -- Bay Path College, Women in Leadership. Topic: On Being A Resilient Leader. Private event.

October 14, 2010 - Bolton, MA -- Guest Speaker -- Bolton Public Library, 738 Main St. (Rte. 117), 978-779-2839. Topic: Igniting Your Resilient Spirit. 7:00 p.m.

October 11, 2010 -- Brockton Day Nursery for WorkTerrain.

October 5, 2010 -- Glavin Center for WorkTerrain.

September 25 -26, 2010 - Sturbridge, MA -- 2010 Natural Living Expo, Sturbridge Host Hotel , 366 Main St. (Rte. 20), 508-347-7393. Booth 608 Main Exhibition Hall. Saturday, September 25: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Sunday, September 26: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

September 25, 2010 - Sturbridge, MA -- Featured Speaker -- 2010 Natural Living Expo, Sturbridge Host Hotel (Cheshire Ballroom), 366 Main St. (Rte. 20), 508-347-7393. Topic: Living A Flourishing Life. 5:00 p.m.

September 18, 2010 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Launch/Book Signing, Live A Flourishing Life, Alternatives For Health Herbal Apothecary, 426 Main St. (Rte. 20), 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m

June 28 and 29, 2010 -- Private training. Life-Skills, Inc. (Gardner and Webster) for WorkTerrain.

June 7 and 24, 2010 -- Private training. Rehabilitative Resources, Inc. for WorkTerrain.

May 25, 2010 -- Private training. Center of Hope for WorkTerrain.

May 18, 2010 -- Private training. Life-Skills, Inc. (Gardner) for WorkTerrain.

April 1, 5, 8, 13, 26, and 29, 2010 -- Private training. City of Waltham for WorkTerrain.

April 28, 2010 - Charlton, MA - Book Signing, Ladies Night Out, Bay Path College Central Mass Campus (Rte. 20), 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

March 2, 4, 9, 11,16, 18, 23, and 25, 2010 -- Private training. City of Waltham for WorkTerrain.

March 26, 2010 - Sturbridge, MA -- Guest Speaker -- Community Business Associates 7:15 a.m. Old Sturbridge Village, Main Street.

March 19, 2010 -- Private training. Worcester Community Action Council for WorkTerrain.

February 22 and 23, 2010 -- Private training. City of Waltham for WorkTerrain.

February 19 and 26, 2010 -- Private training. Life-Skills, Inc. (Auburn and Gardner) for WorkTerrain.

February 18, 2010 -- Private training. Worcester Community Action Council for WorkTerrain.

February 3, 2010 -- Private training. Rehabilitative Resources, Inc. for WorkTerrain.

February 2, 9, and 11, 2010 -- Private training. Center of Hope for WorkTerrain.

2009

November 5, 2009 -- Private training. Worcester Community Action Council for WorkTerrain.

October 29, 2009 - Danvers, MA -- Interview: Off The Shelf: Books On Tour with Veronica Andrews. 6:30 p.m.

October 26 and 27, 2009 -- Private training. Worcester Community Action Council for WorkTerrain.

October 8 and 22, 2009 -- Private training. Rehabilitative Resources, Inc. for WorkTerrain.

October 13, 2009 - Worcester, MA -- Guest Speaker, Society of Professional Communicators. Topic: Social Media Marketing.

October 10, 2009 - Brookfield, MA - Book Signing, Apple Country Fair, On The Common (Rte. 148), Brookfield Library Booth 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

September 24, 2009 - S. Hamilton, MA -- Book Signing Self-Published Author Book Fair, Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union Street. (978) 468-5577. 3:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker -- On Being A 21st Century Author. 7:30 p.m.

September 6, 2009 - Charlton, MA -- Author Night, Charlton Public Library, 40 Main Street. (508) 248-0452. 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

July 14, 2009 - Radio Interview - She Speaks 2 Inspire 5:00 p.m. Central. (Texas)

July 11, 2009 - Brimfield, MA - Hitchcock Free Academy Summer Festival, Route 20. (413) 245-9977. 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

June 18, 2009 - East Brookfield, MA -- Book Discussion, East Brookfield Public Library, 122 Connie Mack Drive. (508) 867-7928. 6:30 p.m.

June 9, 2009 - Radio interview: The Michael Ray Dresser Show "Dresser After Dark." Featured guest. 8:15 p.m. (EST)

May 12, 18, 20, and 26, 2009 -- Private training. South Middlesex Opportunity Council (Hudson, Framingham, Springfield) for WorkTerrain.

May 8, 2009 - Television interview: The Authors' Muse with Lynne Serrenho. Featured guest. 7:00 p.m. (EST)

April 7, 16, and 29, 2009 -- Private training. South Middlesex Opportunity Council (Framingham) for WorkTerrain.

April 22, 2009 - Charlton, MA -- Guest Speaker. Central Mass. South Chamber 3:30 p.m.

April 15, 2009 - South Hadley, MA -- Book Discussion, South Hadley Library, 27 Bardwell Street. (413) 538-5045. 6:30 p.m.

March 13 and 20, 2009 -- Private training. South Middlesex Opportunity Council (Framingham, Shrewsbury) for WorkTerrain.

March 16, 2009 - WOMR 92FM -- Guest on "The Fiddler & The Harp With Dinah Mellin." 5:30 p.m.

March 12, 2009 - Palmer, MA -- Guest Speaker, Palmer Rotary, Johnsen's Catering and Banquets,1432A Main Street. 12:00 p.m.

February 6, 11, and 26, 2009 -- Private training. South Middlesex Opportunity Council (Framingham, Oakham) for WorkTerrain.

February 24, 2009 - Brimfield, MA -- Author Night, Hitchcock Free Academy, Route 20. (413) 245-9977. 7:00 p.m.

February 8, 2009 - Radio Interview -- WordSmitten Author Panel 4:00 p.m. Eastern (Florida)

2008

November 20 - Springfield, MA -- Book Discussion, Springfield Museums, 21 Edwards Street. (413) 263-6800. 12:00 p.m.

November 10 - Worcester, MA - Belmont School. School program. Private event.

October 23 - Radio Interview - Live With AngelLesa. 11:00 a.m. Eastern. (Texas)

October 22 - Groveland, MA - Book Discussion/Signing, Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main Street, 978-372-1732. 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

October 18-198 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Signing, Harvest Festival, On The Common (Rte. 131), Local Author's Booth 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

October 7 - Fayetteville, NY -- Book Discussion/Signing, Fayetteville Free Library, 300 Orchard Street, 315-637-6374. 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

September 27 - Guest Speaker - New England Business & Professional Women's Past State Presidents, Publick House, Sturbridge, MA. Private event.

September 22 - Radio Interview - Coffee With An Author. 11:00 a.m. Eastern. (Texas)

September 18 - East Haddam, CT -- Book Signing, Burgundy Books - Fall Festival, 4 Norwich Road. 860-873-9312. 7:00 p.m.

August 16 - Sacket's Harbor, NY - Book Discussion. (Private)

August 8 - New Durham, NH -- Discussion and Book Signing, Fox Tale Books, 7 Depot Road. 6:30 p.m.

July 19 - Wilbraham, MA -- Book Discussion/Signing, Pam's Paperbacks, 85 Post Office Park, (413) 525-7345. 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

July 16 - Sturbridge, MA -- Book Discussion/Signing, Sturbridge Senior Center, 480 Main Street, (508) 347-7575. 1:00 p.m.

June 26 - Southbridge, MA -- Book Discussion/Signing, Jacob Edwards Library, 236 Main Street. 6:00 p.m.

June 22 - Sturbridge, MA -- Book Signing, Oxhead Tavern at Sturbridge Host Hotel, 366 Main Street (Rte. 20). (508) 347-7393 4:00 p.m.

June 19 - WESO Spirit 970 AM Radio, Dick Vaughan Talk Show 12:00 p.m. (Massachusetts)

May 30 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Discussion Group -- Private Event.

May 12 - Radio Interview - All Things That Matter with Phil Harris. (Archived) (Maine)

April 13 - Liverpool, NY -- Author Event, Liverpool Public Library, 310 Tulip Street. 12:00-2:00 p.m.

April 12 - Syracuse, NY - Book Signing, Lavender Inkwell, 304 N. McBride Street. 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

April 9 - Radio Interview - Meet The Author with Denny Griffin. (Las Vegas, NV)

April 8 - Brookfield, MA -- Discussion/Book Signing, Merrick Library, 2 Lincoln Street. 7:00 p.m.

April 4 - New Durham, NH -- Discussion and Book Signing, Fox Tale Books, 7 Depot Road. 6:30 p.m.

March 30 - PodCast Interview - The Writing Show with Paula B. (Los Angeles, CA)

March 25 - Radio Interview - You Don't Know Jack! with Sydney Molare. (Mississippi)

March 24 - Brimfield, MA -- Discussion and Book Signing, Brimfield Public Library, 25 Main Street (Route 20). 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

March 22 - Millbury, MA -- Book Signing, Barnes & Noble, The Shoppes At Blackstone Valley, 70 Worcester Providence Turnpike. 1:00 p.m.

March 12 - Sturbridge, MA --Talk and Book Discussion, Woman In Business, The Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village. 7:00 a.m.

January 20 - Radio Interview - Author Speak with Michelle Green. (South Carolina)

January 10 - Radio Interview - Today's Author with David Ewen. (Massachusetts)

2007

December 16, 2007 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Signing Fundraiser for Opacum Land Trust Broz/Simon Conservation Project, Kaizen Restaurant, 479 Main Street (Route 20). 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

December 8, 2007 - Liverpool, NY - Book Signing, Talk, and Meet and Greet at Greenpoint Senior Living, 150 Old Liverpool Road, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

December 2, 2007 - West Brookfield, MA - Book Signing and Meet and Greet at the White Christmas Holiday Bazaar, Quaboag On The Common, 47 East Main St. (Route 9), 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

November 7, 2007 - Worcester, MA - Belmont School. School program. Private event.

October 28, 2007 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Signing, Earth Spirits, 407 Main Street 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m

October 20-21, 2007 - Sturbridge, MA - Book Signing, Harvest Festival, Local Author's Booth 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

October 18, 2007 - Auburn, MA - Auburn Middle School. School program. Private event.

September 22, 2007 - Southbridge, MA - Book Signing at Sturbridge Coffee Roasters, Hamilton St. 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

August 12, 2007 - Sacket's Harbor, NY - Book Discussion/Signing at The Chatterbox at Campbell's Point, 7:00 p.m.

June 24, 2007 - Brookfield, MA- Book Launch Party at The BUUC, 9 Upper River Rd., 1:00 - 4:00 p.m

Archived Interviews

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Interviews with Rita Schiano

Radio Interview - Live With AngelLesa (Texas)
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Coffee With An Author - (Texas)
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Meet The Author with Denny Griffin. (Las Vegas)
The Writing Show with Paula B. (Los Angeles)
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The You Don't Know Jack! Show with Sydney Molare. (Mississippi)
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All Things That Matter with Phil Harris. (Maine)
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Today's Author with David Ewen. (Massachusetts) Can also be seen on Channel 4 on http://www.wvta.tv/
Radio Interview - Author Speak with Michelle Green. (South Carolina)