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Oakwood Hot Topics Koffee Talk
April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 amFree
What is being left behind?
Dwight D Eisenhower said that “What is important is seldom urgent and what is urgent is seldom important.” In this 45-minute session, we will use the first 15 – 20 minutes to talk about how hurry is our number one thief. The next 25 minutes we will open the floor up for your ideas and feedback. Finally, we will tie the session up with a story of one person’s unexpected victory, that will leave you asking what am I leaving behind?
Speaker: Mike Staffan and Judi Kenney
Mike Staffan is an award-winning speaker and has attained his advance communicator gold in Toastmasters. Mike is also a member of The Professional Speaker Guild, he has spoken at places like the Miami Valley Women Center, ADF Engineering and Sinclair Community College. Mike has a degree in Electrical Engineering and is President of Lighthouse Sound & Communication which has been in business for over 16 years. Mike greatest accomplishment is being the father of two adult children and being married for over 30 years to his beautiful wife Deana.
Mike loves to encourage others and believes the adage that “Give a man a fish and feed him for the day Teach a man to fish and feed him for a life time”
Mike enjoys excising, the great outdoors and all types of motor sports.
Judi Kinney is a 27 year employee of Montgomery County Job & Family Services, Workforce & Economic Development Division, facilitating workshops on a variety of employment related topics. Judi has attained the level of Advanced Communicator in Toastmasters International, where she is actively involved. She is particularly proud of her speech “Who’s Hungry Now”, which has been requested by several organizations, focusing on the hunger issue in the Miami Valley. Judi is married to her best friend Brian, and their blended family includes 8 children, 8 grandchildren, and a great-granddaughter.
Judi believes that our past is what makes us what we are today, even if it means to “Pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and start all over again.” Nat King Cole