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Christine D'Ercole is a public speaker and internationally competitive cyclist. Her work draws on the concept that the most powerful thing anyone can say to us is what we say to ourselves. Our life experiences, interpretation, and perceptions are defined by the words in our heads. These become the words that we say and the words that we write, which become who we are.

Cultivating the ability to catch oneself in negative self-talk and re-direct that talk into the positive is essence of Wordshops™. Her catalogue of recorded talks span topics from body-image and self-acceptance to developing the ability to speak up and take risks. "Connecting the Dots: a birds-eye view", focuses on the process of defining goals and paths, specifically geared towards college age and college bound youth. For additional information please visit, www.christinedercole.com

Jane Milrod - ADHD Coach, Teacher and Support Group Facilitator. Jane's coaching concentration includes AD/HD students from middle school through post graduate studies, as well as adults with AD/HD dealing with work and career issues. http://www.adhdcoachjane.com/coach-jane-milrod-bio/

Martha Arevalo, is a financial aid professional with more than seven years experience in administering aid for institutions ranging from large, state universities to small, private colleges. She has spent her career in financial aid working with students and families to guide them through the financial process, deciding which college to enroll in, navigating changes in family income/circumstances and with the financial aid process for transfer students.

Martha is available to help families maximize aid opportunities and to guide them through the intricacies of financing a higher education. She is enthusiastic to assist in educating families about the college financial aid process while removing the intimidation factor and helping students attain their goal of higher education. Martha Arevalo is a financial aid professional with more than seven years experience in administering aid for institutions ranging from large, state universities to small, private colleges. She has spent her career in financial aid working with students and families to guide them through the financial process, deciding which college to enroll in, navigating changes in family income/circumstances and with the financial aid process for transfer students.

Martha is available to help families maximize aid opportunities and to guide them through the intricacies of financing a higher education. She is enthusiastic to assist in educating families about the college financial aid process while removing the intimidation factor and helping students attain their goal of higher education.

Contact: martha.finaid@gmail.com

Mary Ann Degala, attended the College of the Holy Cross receiving her BA in English, and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Master in Policy and Management. For fun and enrichment, Mary Ann is completing her post-graduate degree in Digital Business through MIT and Columbia. Mary Ann has reviewed hundreds of professional resumes which has given her an edge in becoming hyper-versed in writing content and creation in producing knockout resumes that get attention and ultimately achieve the greatest success. She is adept at developing internships resumes, supporting college graduates present themselves, and adults seeking to change professions. Mary Ann, splits her time between a mountain in Vermont, a farm in Connecticut and a Brooklyn neighborhood, and enjoys the company of and rises up to the challenges of her three high achieving kids.

Contact: madegala27@gmail.com

Dr. Mae believes that "your life is your own sculpture." She helps students to develop the "artist within" and to create the lives they were meant to live.